Wednesday, March 25, 2009
Former Kent Tory MP Dies
The former Tory MP for Gravesham, Tim Brinton, has died at the age of 79. The former ITN news journalist and newscaster was elected in 1979 and stood down in 1987, when he was succeeded by Jacques Arnold. Prior to that he had served on Kent County Council.
After leaving the House of Commons, he ran a broadcasting consultancy and chaired a Health Authority.