Lord Parkinson

Former Conservative Peer

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Former Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1992

Left the House of Lords on 14 September 2015 — retired

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister without Portfolio (11 Jun 1997 to 2 Dec 1998)
  • The Secretary of State for Transport (24 Jul 1989 to 28 Nov 1990)
  • Secretary of State for Energy (13 Jun 1987 to 23 Jul 1989)
  • Secretary of State for Trade (12 Jun 1983 to 15 Oct 1983)
  • Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (6 Apr 1982 to 11 Jun 1983)
  • Paymaster General (HM Treasury) (14 Sep 1981 to 10 Jun 1983)
  • Party Chair, Conservative Party (14 Sep 1981 to 10 Jun 1983)
  • Minister of State (Department of Trade) (7 May 1979 to 13 Sep 1981)
  • Opposition Spokesperson (Trade) (1 Oct 1976 to 7 Apr 1979)
  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (12 Mar 1974 to 7 Apr 1979)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (8 Jan 1974 to 4 Mar 1974)


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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Parkinson’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 10.14% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 0 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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