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|Member of Parliament
for Ilford North
1 May 1997 – 5 May 2005
|Preceded by||Vivian Bendall|
|Succeeded by||Lee Scott|
|Born||29 June 1947|
|Alma mater||University of Leicester|
Perham was a London Borough of Redbridge councillor and Mayor of the Borough in 1994-1995. 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. 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).
After leaving Parliament, she held a number of non executive director/trustee positions including with the Consumer Council for Water, East Thames Group, TrustMark, the London Voluntary Service Council, Headway West London, the Friends of the Women’s Library, and the European Care Group
She is now Chair of the Thames Water Trust Fund, Director/Trustee, Vision Redbridge Culture and Leisure, Member of the Court, University of Leicester, President, Hainault Forest Community Association and a Justice of the Peace.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Linda Perham
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