John Benedict Eden EDEN OF WINTON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1925-09-15
Education Eton, St Paul's Sch USA
Publications N/A
Recreations gardening
Clubs Boodle's, Pratt's
Style The Rt Hon Lord Eden of Winton, PC
Career served WWII, Lt RB, 2 Gurkha Rifles, Adj The Gilgit Scouts 1943-47; contested N Paddington by-election 1953, MP (Cons) Bournemouth W 1954-83; UK delg to Cncl of Europe and WEU 1960-62, memb NATO Parliamentarians' conf 1962-66, oppn front bench spokesman for Power 1968-70, min of state Miny of Technol 1970, min for industry 1970-72, min of post and telecommunications 1972-74; hon sec Cons Parly Aerospace Ctee 1962, hon sec Cons Parly Aviation Ctee 1962, vice-chair Defence Ctee and oppn spokesman on defence (RAF) 1964, memb Exec Ctee 1922 Ctee 1964-70, memb Trade and Industry Sub-Ctee Commons Expenditure Ctee 1974-76, memb Commons Expenditure Ctee 1974-76; chm: Select Ctee European Legislation 1976-79, Select Ctee Home Affrs 1979-83; PA to Margaret Thatcher General Election 1983; pres: Ind Schs Assoc 1969-71, Wessex Area of Nat Union of Cons and Unionist Assocs 1974-77; sponsor Copyright (Amendment) Act 1983; hon life vice-pres Assoc of Cons Clubs; chm: Lady Eden's Schools Ltd until 2001, WonderWorld plc 1982-98, Gamlestaden plc 1987-92, The Bricom Group Ltd 1990-93, Bullers plc 1992-94; dir: Leslie & Godwin Ltd, Chesham Amalgamations & Investments Ltd, Central & Sherwood plc, British Timken, Aberdare Hldgs Ltd; memb Advsy Bd Timken Int; chm: Bd of Tstees Royal Armouries 1986-94, The British Lebanese Association Ltd 1989-98; vice-pres Int Tree Fndn until 1998
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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