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  Tracey, Richard
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NameRichard Tracey
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Born February 08, 1943
DiedMarch 20, 2020 (77 years)
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InfoMP for Surbiton 1983-1997

Richard Tracey was MP for Surbiton for 14 years and an Environment Minister in the Thatcher Government. He also served as a senior member of the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee.

He is a Justice of the Peace and Freeman of the City of London. He was Chairman of Wandsworth Conservatives from 2003 to 2008.

As an enthusiastic follower of sport, he takes an active interest in rowing and rugby football as President of both Kingston Amateur Regatta and Kingston RFC, and is a former current affairs broadcaster with BBC Television and Radio for 14 years.

Born in Stratford upon Avon and educated at King Edward VI Grammar School and Birmingham University where he gained an LLB with Honours, he and his wife Kathy live in central Wandsworth and have 4 grown up children and 8 grandchildren.


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  05/03/2012 Greater London Assembly - Merton & Wandsworth Won 43.15% (+6.61%)
  05/01/2008 Greater London Assembly - Merton & Wandsworth Won 44.85% (+15.70%)
  05/01/1997 UK Parliament - Kingston & Surbiton Lost 36.57% (-0.10%)
  04/10/1992 UK Parliament - Surbiton Won 54.42% (+27.56%)
  06/11/1987 UK Parliament - Surbiton Won 55.86% (+27.40%)
  06/09/1983 UK Parliament - Surbiton Won 54.52% (+26.14%)
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