Linda Perham

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Linda Perham
Member of Parliament
for Ilford North
In office
1 May 1997 – 5 May 2005
Preceded by Vivian Bendall
Succeeded by Lee Scott
Personal details
Born (1947-06-27) 27 June 1947 (age 67)
Nationality British
Political party Labour
Alma mater University of Leicester

Linda Perham (born 29 June 1947) is a Labour politician in the United Kingdom.

Career[edit]

Perham was a London Borough of Redbridge councillor and Mayor of the Borough prior to the 1997 election. She was Member of Parliament for Ilford North from 1997, defeating Vivian Bendall, until she lost her seat at the 2005 election to Lee Scott. By profession, she was a librarian, working latterly at Epping Forest College in Loughton.[1] She was elected an honorary fellow of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals in 2003. She is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (FRSA).

She is now Chair of the Thames Water Trust Fund; Chair of East Living, a subsidiary of East Thames Group; Member, Consumer Council for Water Thames; Consumer Director, TrustMark; Justice of the Peace; President of Hainault Community Association.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Election Antithesis". Times Higher Education. 9 May 1997. Retrieved 10 May 2010. 

External links[edit]

Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Vivian Bendall
Member of Parliament for Ilford North
19972005
Succeeded by
Lee Scott