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Candidate

  Simon Hughes
Southwark North & Bermondsey
Liberal Democrat Spokesman on Home Affairs

Elected in 2001? 
Education
Llandaff Cathedral School, Cardiff
Christ College, Brecon
Selwyn College Cambridge (BA, MA)
Inns of Court School of Law
College of Europe, Bruges (Certificate in Higher European Studies)

Non-political career
Barrister
Called to the Bar, Inner Temple 1974
In practice 1978-.

Electoral history
Member for Southwark and Bermondsey by-election February 1983-97, and for North Southwark and Bermondsey since May 1, 1997. Spokesman: Liberal Spokesman for the Environment 1983-88
Alliance Spokesman for Health January-June 1987
Spokesman for: Education, Science and Training 1989-92
Environment and Natural Resources 1992-94
Urban Affairs and Young People 1994-97
The Church of England 1988-97
Health and Social Welfare 1995-97,
Health (Future of NHS) 1997-99
Principal Spokesman for Home and Legal Affairs 1999-.

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