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John Hayes

Member of Parliament for South Holland and The Deepings 
Born in Woolwich in 1958 John Hayes was educated at Colfe’s Grammar School and Nottingham University, and joined the Conservative Party aged 14. Whilst a director of a local computer company, John served on Nottinghamshire County Council from 1985 to 1999. First elected as the MP for South Holland and The Deepings in 1997, he has been re-elected at the four subsequent general elections.