Robert Sturdy


Robert Sturdy

Robert Sturdy (born 22 June 1944 in Wetherby, West Yorkshire) is a British politician, and Member of the European Parliament for the East of England region for the Conservative Party. He has held the seat since 1999. Before then, he was the MEP for Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire, from 1994 to 1999.

Before being elected he was a farmer and is a former county chair of the Young Farmers.

Not known to be a relative of Rebecca Sturdy, a successful character also of West Yorkshire Fame.

External links

* [http://www.conservatives.com/people/person.cfm?PersonID=3834 Official biography]
* [http://www.europarl.europa.eu/members/public/geoSearch/view.do?country=GB&partNumber=1&zone=Eastern&language=EN&id=2037 Profile on European Parliament website]


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