John Francis Hodgess Roper ROPER

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1935-09-10
Education William Hulme's GS Manchester, Reading Sch, Magdalen Coll Oxford, Univ of Chicago
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Style The Rt Hon the Lord Roper, PC
Career former economics lectr Manchester Univ; Royal Inst of International Affairs: ed International Affairs 1983-88, head Int Security Prog 1985-88 and 1989-90, dir of studies 1988-89; head WEU Inst for Security Studies Paris 1990-95; Parly candidate: (Lab) Derbyshire High Peak 1964, (SDP) Worsley 1983; MP (Lab and Co-op 1970-81, SDP 1981-83) Farnworth 1970-83; PPS to Min of State for Industry 1978-79, Lab oppn spokesman on Defence (front bench), SDP chief whip 1981-83; Lib Dem chief whip House of Lords 2001-05; vice-chm: Anglo-German Parly Gp 1974-83, Anglo-Benelux Parly Gp 1979-83; Cncl of Europe: conslt 1965-66, memb Consultative Assembly 1973-80, chm Ctee on Culture and Educn 1979-80, memb WEU 1973-80, chm Ctee on Defence Questions and Armaments WEU 1977-80; chm: Lab Ctee for Europe 1976-80, Cncl on Christian Approaches to Defence and Disarmament 1983-89, GB/East Europe Centre 1987-90; hon treas Fabian Soc 1976-81; memb: Gen Advsy Cncl IBA 1974-79, Cncl Inst of Fiscal Studies 1975-90; vice-pres Manchester Statistical Soc 1971-, tstee History of Parliament Tst 1974-84
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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