Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Gwynfor Matthews Prosser (born 27 April 1943) is a British Labour Party politician, who was Member of Parliament (MP) for Dover from 1997 to 2010. Prosser was born in 1943 in Swansea. He went to Dunvant Secondary Modern School, then to Swansea Technical School. At Swansea Technical College he got a National Diploma in mechanical engineering. He began his career in engineering as a Merchant Navy cadet engineer, from 1960-4, then worked as a seagoing engineer for BP from 1964-7, and Blue Funnel Line from 1967-71. He was chief engineer for BR Shipping from 1971-4 (during which period he married), then a test and guarantee engineer for John Kincaid of Greenock from 1974-77. He was a port engineer for Aramco in Saudi Arabia from 1977-8, then chief engineer for Anscar from 1978-9, and Sealink Ferries from Dover from 1979-92.