Derek Clark

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Derek Roland Clark
MEP
Derek Clark.jpg
Member of the European Parliament
for East Midlands
In office
10 June 2004 – 2 July 2014
Preceded by Mel Read
Succeeded by Margot Parker
Personal details
Born (1933-10-10) 10 October 1933 (age 81)
Bristol, England
Nationality British
Political party UK Independence Party
Alma mater University of Bristol
University of Exeter
Profession Science teacher (retired)
Website http://www.derekclarkmep.org.uk/

Derek Roland Clark (born 10 October 1933 in Bristol) is a British politician, and Member of the European Parliament for the East Midlands. He is a member of the UK Independence Party, first elected in 2004, and subsequently re-elected in 2009.[1]

He stood as a UKIP candidate in the 2010 general election for Northampton South, receiving 1,897 votes (4.9%), which was 50 votes short of retaining his deposit.

He was educated at the University of Bristol (Teaching Certificate) and the University of Exeter. He is a retired science teacher.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "European Election 2009: East Midlands". BBC News Online. BBC. 7 June 2009. Retrieved 15 April 2010. 

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