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Mike Penning - Political Career - 2005 General Election
... At the 2005 General Election Penning stood for Hemel Hempstead, narrowly defeating the Labour Co-operative sitting Member of Parliament Tony McWalter ... Penning overturned McWalter's 2001 majority of 3,742 votes and won the seat (after a partial recount) by 499 votes ... In July 2007, Penning was promoted by David Cameron to the post of Shadow Minister for Health ...
Penning Mixture
... A Penning mixture ((Weston 1968, p. 65)), named after Frans Michel Penning, is a mixture of gases used in electric lighting or displaying fixtures ... efficient to have the glass tube filled not with pure neon, but with a Penning mixture, which is defined as a mixture of one inert gas with a minute amount of another gas ...
Team Penning
... Team penning is a western equestrian sport that evolved from the common ranch work of separating cattle into pens for branding, doctoring, or transport ... In North America, the primary team penning sanctioning organization is the United States Team Penning Association (USTPA), headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas ...
Swedish Penning
... The penning (plural penningar) was a Swedish coin first minted between 995 and 1030 and then from about 1150 until 1548 ... The penning was minted in imitation of the pennies, pfennig and deniers issued elsewhere in Europe ... at that time can be summarized as Denomination Mark Öre Örtug Penning Daler 768 ... Mark 192 ... Öre 24 ... Örtug 8 In 1604, the daler was renamed the riksdaler ...
Mike Penning - Political Career - 2010 General Election
... Penning's majority increased to 13,406 votes at the 2010 General Election when he achieved 50% of the vote share ... In his capacity as Minister for Shipping, Penning presented Efthimios Mitropoulos (immediate past-IMO Secretary-General) with the insignia of Hon KCMG in Greece on behalf of The Queen ... In the Government reshuffle of September 2012, Penning vacated his Transport brief and took up a new position as a full Minister of State in the Northern Ireland Office ...