Antony Hook

MEP for South East England

Antony Hook was elected as MEP for South East England in 2019.

Antony moved to Kent with his parents and younger brother during his childhood 1980s. After attending a local grammar school, Antony studied history at University College London, followed by law at City University and the Inns of Court School of Law. He completed his training at leading chambers (a group of barristers) in the capital. He now lives and works in Faversham with wife and young daughter.

Antony has been an active member of the Liberal Democrats since university in 1998 and has held seats as a member of both the party board and the national policy committee. In 2017 Antony was elected as a Town Councillor and then a Kent County Councillor for Faversham becoming the opposition spokesperson on Economic Development. He is a member of the committees for Regeneration and Economic Development, and Environment and Transport.

Elected as a Member of the European Parliament for the South East at the European elections in May 2019, Antony’s priorities for his time as an MEP are:

Stopping Brexit
Raising awareness of EU projects in the UK
Fighting to improve our civil liberties

Education

2004, MA in Law, City University

2002-2003, Bar Vocational Course, Inns of Court School of Law 

2001-2002, Postgraduate Diploma in Law, City University 

1998-2001, BA (Hons) History, UCL 

Professional career 

2003-2019 Present, Barrister 

2019 – Member of the European Parliament for the South East 

Offices held in a political party

1988 – Present – Member of the Liberal Democrats 

2017 – European Election Candidate for the South East 

2017 – Faversham Town Councillor 

2017 – Kent County Councillor 

2019 – Faversham Town Councillor  

Get in touch

Contact the office of Antony Hook on 01227 913 567 or email antony@antonyhook.org
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