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David Jones

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Born Mar 22, 1952
Age 64
Hometown London
Political Party Conservative Part...
Religion Anglican
Nationality British
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David Ian Jones MP is a British Conservative Party politician and the Member of Parliament (MP) for Clwyd West. He was appointed Secretary of State for Wales on 4 September 2012, following David Cameron's first Cabinet reshuffle. He is the first Welsh secretary to have served as an Assembly Member, and the first Conservative Welsh Secretary to represent a Welsh constituency since Nicholas Edwards (1979-87).… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1952 Birth Born on March 22, 1952.

TWENTIES

1976 24 Years Old He was educated at Ruabon Grammar School, University College London – where he was an active member of UCL Conservative Society – and Chester College of Law. He qualified as a solicitor in 1976, and was senior partner of a practice (David Jones & Company) based at Llandudno. … Read More

FIFTIES

2002 50 Years Old In 2002, Jones unexpectedly became a member of the Welsh Assembly for the North Wales electoral region, filling the seat vacated by the ex-Welsh Office minister Rod Richards who had resigned for health reasons.
2003 51 Years Old Jones made it clear from the outset that he would not seek re-election to the Assembly and stepped down at the 2003 elections. At the 2005 general election, Jones was elected as MP for Clwyd West, defeating the sitting Labour Party MP Gareth Thomas by a majority of 133 votes. … Read More
His maiden speech to the House of Commons was on 23 May 2005, when he focused on the needs of his rural constituency and on crime. … Read More
2010 58 Years Old He was appointed Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Wales Office on 13 May 2010. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2012 60 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He was appointed Secretary of State for Wales on 4 September 2012, following David Cameron's first Cabinet reshuffle. … Read More
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