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Candidate

  Nick Hawkins
Surrey Heath
Conservative Spokesman on Home & Legal Affairs

Elected in 2001? Yes
Personal details
Married July 21, 1979, Angela Margaret Turner (separated 1999)
2 sons, 1 daughter

Education
Bedford Modern School
Lincoln College, Oxford (MA Jurisprudence 1978)
Middle Temple, Inns of Court School of Law 1979

Non-political career
Barrister, Birmingham and Northampton 1979-86
Consultant 1986-87
Company legal adviser, Access (The Joint Credit Card Co. Ltd) 1987-89
Group legal adviser, Lloyds Abbey Life plc 1989-92
.

Electoral history
Contested Huddersfield 1987 general election. Member for Blackpool South 1992-97, and for Surrey Heath since May 1, 1997.

Political career
PPS: to James Arbuthnot and Nicholas Soames, Ministers of State, Ministry of Defence 1995-96
to Virginia Bottomley as Secretary of State for National Heritage 1996-97
Political aide, to Gillian Shepherd as Shadow Leader of the House and as Shadow Secretary of State, Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions 1997-99. Spokesman: Opposition Front Bench Spokesman for: Lord Chancellor's Department 1999-
Home Affairs 2000-.

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