Mr David Madel

Former Conservative MP for South West Bedfordshire

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Recent appearances

  • Foot and Mouth 3 May 2001

    The Minister will recall that he answered a question from me last week about vaccine strategy for zoos. I am grateful to the civil servants in his office, who have listened to my representations since he answered that question. He knows how important that is for Whipsnade zoo in my constituency. Is the vaccine strategy document for zoos now in the public domain? If not, when will it be? When...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Macedonia 1 May 2001

    Is it the Government's view that more NATO troops are now needed properly to police the Macedonia-Kosovo border?
  • Foot and Mouth 26 Apr 2001

    The right hon. Gentleman will be aware that I asked him, in a written question on 9 April, whether he would release vaccine to zoos that may need it to vaccinate endangered species that are susceptible to foot and mouth disease. He also knows that Whipsnade zoo is in my constituency. Apart from the welfare of the animals there, it is an extremely important part of the local economy. Can the...

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Former Conservative MP for South West Bedfordshire

Entered the House of Commons on 18 June 1970 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 14 May 2001 — General election

Also represented Bedfordshire South

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 May 2001.

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Member of Political Opinion Panel of BPRI (Business Planning and Research International). (£1-£1,000)
Member of Harris Parliamentary Panel. (£1-£1,000)
Fees received from both panels are donated elsewhere.
Occasional fees for interviews and responses to questionnaires, donated elsewhere.
Occasional broadcasting.

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