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Caroline Lucas

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Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales
In office
2 September 2016 – 4 September 2018
Serving with Jonathan Bartley
Deputy Amelia Womack
Preceded by Natalie Bennett
In office
5 September 2008 – 5 September 2012
Deputy Adrian Ramsay
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Natalie Bennett
Principal Speaker of the Green Party of England and Wales
In office
30 November 2007 – 5 September 2008
Preceded by Siân Berry
Succeeded by Position abolished
In office
2003 – 24 November 2006
Preceded by Margaret Wright
Succeeded by Siân Berry
Member of Parliament
for Brighton Pavilion
Assumed office
6 May 2010
Preceded by David Lepper
Majority 7,967 (14.6%)
Member of the European Parliament
for South East England
In office
14 June 1999 – 6 May 2010
Preceded by Constituency established
Succeeded by Keith Taylor
Personal details
Born
Caroline Patricia Lucas

9 December 1960 (1960-12-09) (age 60)
Malvern, England, UK
Political party Green Party UK (1986–1990)
Green Party of England and Wales (1990–present)
Spouse(s) Richard Savage
Children 2
Alma mater University of Exeter
University of Kansas, Lawrence

Caroline Lucas is a British politician. She is the current Member of Parliament (MP) for Brighton Pavilion. She was the leader of the Green Party of England and Wales from September 2008 to September 2012. She was later co-leader of the party with Jonathan Bartley from September 2016 to September 2018. She is the UK's first ever Green MP. She was first elected as an MP in the United Kingdom general election, 2010 and then re-elected in 2015 and again in 2017.

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