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Timothy Stephen Kenneth Yeo is a British politician. A member of the Conservative Party, he was the Member of Parliament for the constituency of South Suffolk between United Kingdom general election, 1983 and 2015, when he was deselected by his constituency party.

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Yeo, photographed in 2014
Chairman of the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee
In office
9 June 2010 – 30 March 2015
Preceded by Elliot Morley
Succeeded by Angus MacNeil
Shadow Secretary of State for Environment and Transport
In office
15 March 2004 – 6 May 2005
Leader Michael Howard
Preceded by Theresa May
Succeeded by Position abolished
Shadow Secretary of State for Public Services, Health and Education
In office
11 November 2003 – 15 March 2004
Leader Michael Howard
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Position abolished
Shadow Secretary of State for Trade and Industry
In office
23 July 2002 – 11 November 2003
Leader Iain Duncan Smith
Preceded by John Whittingdale
Succeeded by James Arbuthnot
Stephen O'Brien
Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport
In office
18 September 2001 – 23 July 2002
Leader Iain Duncan Smith
Preceded by Peter Ainsworth
Succeeded by John Whittingdale
Shadow Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food
In office
December 1997 – 18 September 2001
Leader William Hague
Preceded by David Curry
Succeeded by Peter Ainsworth
Member of Parliament
for South Suffolk
In office
9 June 1983 – 30 March 2015
Preceded by Constituency established
Succeeded by James Cartlidge
Personal details
Born (1945-03-20) 20 March 1945 (age 71)
London, England
Nationality British
Political party Conservative
Spouse(s) Diane Helen Pickard
Children 4
Alma mater Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Website timyeo.org.uk

Timothy Stephen Kenneth Yeo (born 20 March 1945) is a British politician. A member of the Conservative Party, he was the Member of Parliament (MP) for the constituency of South Suffolk between United Kingdom general election, 1983 and 2015, when he was deselected by his constituency party.

Yeo served as the Minister for the Environment and Countryside from 1993 to 1994 in the government of Prime Minister John Major. He also served in the Shadow Cabinet from 1998 to 2005 under Conservative Party leaders William Hague, Iain Duncan Smith and Michael Howard.

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