||This biography of a living person does not include any references or sources. (December 2016) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)|
He was Member of Parliament (MP) for The Wrekin from 1979 until he lost the seat to the Labour candidate in 1987. He was then MP for Halesowen and Stourbridge from 1992 until 1997, when the seat was abolished.
He stood for the new seat of Stourbridge that year, but lost to Labour's Debra Shipley and has not re-entered the House of Commons since then. During his time as an MP he attempted to re-introduce judicial corporal punishment for young male offenders.
- "Times Guide to the House of Commons", Times Newspapers Limited, 1997 edition.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Warren Hawksley
|Parliament of the United Kingdom|
|Member of Parliament for The Wrekin
Sir John Stokes
|Member of Parliament for Halesowen and Stourbridge
(see Halesowen & Rowley Regis and Stourbridge)
|This article about a Conservative Member of the Parliament of the United Kingdom born in the 1940s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|