(Charles) Henry Plumb PLUMB

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1925-03-27
Education King Edward VI Sch Nuneaton
Publications Publications: The Plumb Line - A Journey Through Agriculture and Politics (2001), Modern Agriculture in Africa
Recreations N/A
Clubs Farmers'
Style The Lord Plumb, DL
Career MEP (Cons) The Cotswolds 1979-99, chm Agric Ctee Euro Parl 1979-82, ldr (Cons) EDG Euro Parl 1982-87, pres Euro Parl 1987-89; pres NFU 1970-79 (dep pres 1966-69, vice-pres 1964-66, memb Cncl 1959-), chm Br Agric Cncl 1975-79; pres Warks County Fedn of Young Farmers' Clubs 1974-, pres Nat Fedn 1976-86; memb Cncl: CBI, Animal Health Tst; pres: COPA 1975-77, RASE 1977 (dep pres 1978), Int Fedn of Agric Prodrs 1979-, Royal Agricultural Benevolent Inst 1989-2011, National Sheep Assoc 2001-11; chllr Coventry Univ 1995-; hon pres Ayrshire Cattle Soc; chm Int Policy Cncl on Agric, Food and Trade; pres: Conservative Countryside Forum 1998, Campden and Chorleywood Food Research Assoc 1998; govr City Technol Coll Kingshurst 1988-2002; Bledisloe Medal RASE 1978, Lifetime Achievement Award Farmers Weekly 2013; Hon Liveryman Worshipful Co of Fruiterers 1991, memb Ct of Assts Worshipful Co of Farmers (Master 2006-); hon fell Wye Coll London, hon fell Duchy Coll, hon fell Royal Agricultural Coll Cirencester (govr 1990-98); Hon DSc Cranfield 1983, hon dr of public serv Columbia Univ 2010; FRSA 1970, FRAgS 1974; Order of Merit (Fed Repub of Germany) 1976, Grand Cross Order of Merit (Portugal) 1987, Order of Merit (Luxembourg) 1988, Grand Cross Order of Civil Merit (Spain) 1989, Knight Cdr Cross of the Order of Merit (Fed Repub of Germany) 1990
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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