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Candidate

  Tim Yeo
Suffolk South
Shadow Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married March 30, 1970, Diane Helen Pickard
1 son, 1 daughter

Education
Charterhouse
Emmanuel College, Cambridge (MA history).

Non-political career
Assistant treasurer, Bankers Trust Company 1970-73
Director: Worcester Engineering Co. Ltd 1975-86
The Spastics Society 1980-83.

Electoral history
Contested Bedwelty February 1974 general election. Member for South Suffolk since June 1983.

Political career
PPS to Douglas Hurd: as Home Secretary 1988-89
as Foreign and Commonwealth Secretary 1989-90
Joint Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at: Department of the Environment 1990-92
Department of Health 1992-93
Minister of State for Environment and Countryside, Department of the Environment 1993-94
Shadow Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1998-. Spokesman: Opposition Spokesman on Environment, Transport and the Regions (Local Government, Regions, Planning and Housing) 1997-98.

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