Meet your new Euro-MPs

HUCKNALL and Bulwell have elected five Euro-MPs to the European Parliament. They are:

DEREK CLARK (UK Independence Party)

A 75-year-old former teacher who was first elected to the European Parliament for the East Midlands in 2004 – his first political appointment. He has a teaching certificate in secondary education from the University of Bristol (1954) and later worked at schools in Bristol and Northamptonshire. He was a member of the committee that combined GSE and GCEs into our current GCSEs. His interests include foreign travel, gardening and rugby union. He launched the Northampton branch of the UK Independence Party in 1995 and became regional organiser in 1996 and party secretary in 2002.


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