Geoffrey Boot (2011)
House of Keys general election on September 29, 2011.
Constituency: Glenfaba (2011)
Personal Details (2011)
Full Name: Geoffrey Boot
Age on day of election: (born 1953)
Place of Birth: Nottingham, UK
Hobbies and interests: Flying/aviation; environment/farming; politics; motorcycling; shooting; golf; travel; food and wine.
Interviewed by Stuart Peters on Talking Heads, on Friday, July 01, 2011
Constituency debate featuring candidates standing in Glenfaba – David Anderson, Geoffrey Boot & Matthew Wadsworth – chaired by Beth Espey on Wednesday, September 14, 2011
General Details (2011)
Occupation: Chief Executive of a Manx investment company with UK subsidiary; Chairman AOPA IOM; Vice Chairman UK AOPA; UK Airprox Board member. In addition I hold a number of committee and board positions mainly aviation related.
Previous political experience: Served on various councils in Kent over a number of years, not only as a member but vice chairman, chairman and mayor. Chaired a Constituency Boundary Review Board. Attended various UK Party Conferences — Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrats, Referendum Party. Have taken an active interest in Positive Action Group (PAG IOM). Through business and political connections developed many contacts politically both in the UK and Europe as well as drafting, amending and making regulatory proposals.
Independent candidate: Yes
Political Affiliation: I am by instinct conservative in UK terms with a small “c”. Have worked with the UK Party including their political forum.
|Political questions (2011)|
Candidate for Glenfaba, Geoffrey Boot, talking to John Moss on Mandate, on Thursday, July 14, 2011