Political Group: ECR
Country: United Kingdom
Phone in Brussels: +32 (0)2 284 53 09
Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development
Special committee on the policy challenges and budgetary resources for a sustainable European Union after 2013
Delegation for relations with Australia and New Zealand
Committee on Budgets
Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly
Secondary education. NDA CDA CDFM (1969). Farmer in New Zealand (1969-1972); farmer in England (1972-2001). Director, own processing company (1978- ). Chairman, United Milk PLC (1990-2003). Chairman, NFU Corporate (2000-2003).
In the Conservative Party: Chairman, Conservative Association (1997-2000); Member, Regional Executive (1998-2000).
Chairman of a further education college (1980-1999).