Kenneth Harry CLARKE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1940-07-02
Education Nottingham HS, Gonville & Caius Coll Cambridge (pres Cambridge Union)
Publications N/A
Recreations modern jazz, bird watching, watching football (Nottingham Forest FC), cricket and motor racing
Clubs N/A
Style The Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke, QC, MP
Career called to the Bar Gray's Inn 1963 (bencher 1989); MP (Cons) Rushcliffe 1970-; oppn spokesman: on social servs 1974-76, on industry 1976-79; Parly under sec Dept of Tport 1979-82, min of state (health) DHSS 1982-85, HM paymaster-gen and min for employment 1985-87, chllr of the Duchy of Lancaster and min for trade and industry 1987-88, sec of state for health 1988-90, sec of state for education and science 1990-92, home sec 1992-93, chllr of the Exchequer 1993-97, shadow sec for business, enterprise and regulatory reform 2009-10, sec of state for justice and Lord Chllr 2010-12, min without portfolio 2012-; Cons Pty leadership challenger 1997, 2001 and 2005; chm Cons Pty Democracy Task Force 2005-10; dep chm British American Tobacco plc 1998-2008, dir Independent News and Media (UK) 1999-2010, Independent News and Media plc 2007-10
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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