Michael Hookem (born 9 October 1953) is a British politician who served as Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for Yorkshire and the Humber from 2014 to 2019.A former member of the UK Independence Party (UKIP), Hookem served as UKIP's Deputy Leader under Gerard Batten from February 2018 until his resignation in May 2019 to run for the leadership. He also served as Spokesperson for Fisheries and Veterans Affairs from 2016 to 2019, and as Spokesperson for Defence in 2019 and previously from 2014 to 2016.Read more on Wikipedia
Biographical summaryBorn: 1953-10-09, Kingston, upon Hull
Previous job: MEP
UK Independence Party (UKIP) (GB)
Mike Hookem's local party is the UK Independence Party (UKIP) (GB).
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(Past event) Wednesday 15 May 2019 19:30–22:30: European Elections 2019 Hustings, The Wesley Centre Harrogate HG1 1PP.
This candidate has previously stood for election in:
- 2019: The European Parliament (UK) elections, as the UK Independence Party (UKIP) candidate for the Yorkshire and the Humber
- 2018: The Kingston upon Hull local election, as the UK Independence Party (UKIP) candidate for the Holderness
- 2017: The 2017 General Election, as the UK Independence Party (UKIP) candidate for the Great Grimsby
- 2015: The 2015 General Election, as the UK Independence Party (UKIP) candidate for the Member of Parliament for Wentworth and Dearne
- 2014: The European Parliament (UK) elections, as the UK Independence Party (UKIP) candidate for the Yorkshire and the Humber
- 2010: The 2010 General Election, as the UK Independence Party (UKIP) candidate for the Member of Parliament for Kingston upon Hull East
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