Stuart Agnew

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Stuart Agnew
MEP
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Member of the European Parliament
for East of England
Incumbent
Assumed office
7 June 2009
Preceded by Jeffrey Titford
Personal details
Born (1949-08-30) 30 August 1949 (age 65)
Norwich, Norfolk, England
Political party UK Independence Party
Alma mater Royal Agricultural College

John Stuart Agnew (born 30 August 1949) is a Member of the European Parliament for the East of England region for the UK Independence Party. He was elected in 2009.

Agnew was born in Norwich. He was educated at Gordonstoun School and the Royal Agricultural College.[1] He is a Norfolk farmer who formerly represented Norfolk on the NFU Council. He is a long term UKIP member.[2] In the European Parliament he sits on the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

He ran for UKIP in the 2001 General Election in Mid Norfolk and in the 2005 General Election in Norfolk North,[3] and stood in Broadland in the 2010 UK general election

References[edit]

  1. ^ ‘AGNEW, (John) Stuart’, Who's Who 2014, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2014
  2. ^ http://www.ukip.org/easterncounties/page/?id=44&region=2
  3. ^ http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/person/7758/stuart-agnew