Rt Hon Dame Caroline Spelman
Rt Hon Dame Caroline Spelman was born Caroline Alice Spelman on 04 May 1958 in Bishops Stortford, England and is the Conservative MP for Meriden.
Rt Hon Dame Caroline Spelman ceased to be a member of the House of Commons on 03 May 2017 (general election).
In the past, Dame Caroline Spelman has held the position of Second Church Estates Commissioner (2015 to 2017), Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (2010 to 2012) in government.
She was Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (2009 to 2010), Without portfolio (2007 to 2009), Shadow Secretary of State (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister) (2005 to 2007), Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (2004 to 2005), Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (2003 to 2004), Shadow Secretary of State for International Development (2001 to 2003), Shadow Minister (Women) (2001 to 2004), Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (1999 to 2001), Opposition Whip (Commons) (1998 to 1999) in opposition.
She was Party Chair, Conservative Party.
Dame Caroline Spelman has the following specific interests :
Politics - Environment, agriculture, international development, sustainability, human trafficking, transport, local government
Countries - Europe, India, Pakistan, South Africa