Jesse Norman

Jesse Norman


Jesse Norman was educated at Oxford University (BA) and at University College London (MPhil, PhD).  Among other things he has run an educational project in Communist Eastern Europe, been a director at Barclays, and taught philosophy at UCL and Birkbeck College.  His books and pamphlets include The Achievement of Michael Oakeshott (ed.),After EuclidCompassionate Conservatism and The Big Society.

He writes and blogs prolifically in the national press.

In 2010 Jesse was elected as the MP for Hereford and South Herefordshire, and as a member of the Treasury Select Committee.

In 2012 he was chosen as Spectator Parliamentarian of the Year, and as Backbencher of the Year.  In 2013 he became a member of the Policy Board at 10 Downing Street.

His biography on Edmund Burke was published by HarperCollins in May 2013, and has been widely acclaimed.

Jesse Norman @Jesse_Norman

A very interesting paper. Thank you

"Transport is about to change massively” - read @Jesse_Norman guest post for @MumsnetTowers on how we're working towards safer and cleaner #transport for the future

#FutureOfMobility #IndustrialStrategy

ICYMI the utterly awesome @nilerodgers on @DIDiscs. Unmissable

Thank YOU, Cameron.

Want to play jazz piano? Here's a little inspiration from the legendary @JazzPianoLesson

Guest post: @Jesse_Norman, Minister of State for Transport, talks about the future of transport. @transportgovuk


Let's make this another night to remember, Reds 💪 #MUFC #UCL

"My second record is Jesse Owens doing the 100 yards in Berlin..."

Spike Milligan was born #OnThisDay in 1918.
From 1978 here are his Desert Island Discs:

Here’s a young boy seeing clearly for the first time. Hundreds of thousands of hours of patient experimentation make this possible in our time. Science is glory. H/t @MsMollyRachael

And thanks to @Jesse_Norman for his support and encouragement for Funkey Maths.
#timestables #Mathsisfun

This, especially Schelling and Hirschman

Absolutely not! Will you be there?

Me too! Should be a fabulous @hayfestival

All of the staff at St Paul's wish you well for the next stage of your journey, Mr Teale. We will miss you.

I first met Roger Scruton in 1991. I had been running a charitable project giving away medical textbooks to doctors across Communist Eastern Europe. He had long been bringing books to support scholars and dissidents. He is a huge friend of freedom. And no anti-semite.