Lord Hamilton of Epsom

Conservative Peer

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 28 June 2005

Previously MP for Epsom and Ewell until 14 May 2001 — General election

Positions held at time of appointment: Member of Parliament for Epsom and Ewell, 1978-2001. Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence Procurement, 1986-1987; Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Prime Minister, 1987-1988; Minister of State for the Armed Forces, 1988-1993. (from Number 10 press release)

Entered the House of Commons on 27 April 1978 — unknown

Also represented Epsom and Ewell

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (6 Nov 2017 to 1 Jul 2019)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (3 Dec 2015 to 27 Apr 2017)
  • Member, EU Sub Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs (17 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee A - Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade (22 Jun 2010 to 16 May 2012)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy (21 Nov 2006 to 8 Apr 2010)
  • Chair, Conservative Party 1922 Committee (1 May 1997 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (24 Oct 1996 to 4 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Members' Interests Committee (17 Jul 1995 to 8 Nov 1995)
  • Member, Standards in Public Life Committee (16 Nov 1994 to 8 Nov 1995)
  • The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence (25 Jul 1988 to 26 May 1993)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence) (Procurement) (10 Sep 1986 to 12 Jun 1987)
  • Government Whip (3 Oct 1984 to 10 Sep 1986)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (11 May 1982 to 3 Oct 1984)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 14 May 2001.

1. Remunerated directorships
Leafield Engineering Limited (LEL). (£5,001-£10,000)
Jupiter Dividend and Growth Trust PLC.
JDGT Securities Ltd.; a subsidiary of Jupiter Dividend and Growth Trust (unremunerated).
The Jupiter Global Fund.
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession, etc.
Consultant to W.S. Atkins Ltd., Epsom, Surrey; engineering consultants. (£5,001-£10,000)
Consultant to Litton Industries Inc.; United States manufacturers of defence equipment, fine chemicals and vehicle sealing.
Consultant to GenCorp Aerojet; United States defence manufacturers.
Member of Lloyd's. (Resigned end 1994.)
Categories of business underwritten: All.
Occasional fees for journalism.
8. Land and Property
Bramley Park Farm, Guildford, Surrey.
I own one residential rented property in Westminster.

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