Lord Kinnock

Former MP


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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Home Office: Borders: EU Countries 15 Nov 2017

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what technological innovations they have so far developed, or are developing, to deal with new post-Brexit demands for (1) the management of borders with EU Member States, and (2) customs and tariff arrangements with EU Member States.
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Brexit 15 Nov 2017

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many new civil service posts have been created to date to deal with new functions and obligations arising from Brexit; what is the annual cost of those appointments; in which departments those personnel are employed; and what specialist roles are being filled.
  • Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Brexit 15 Nov 2017

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the remarks by the Secretary of State for Exiting the EU to the House of Lords EU Select Committee on 31 October, what estimate they have made of the annual cost of recruiting 8,000 new civil servants to deal with the changes and obligations that they anticipate will arise because of Brexit; which departments will require the new staff; and...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 31 January 2005

Previously MP for Islwyn until 20 January 1995 — unknown

Entered the House of Commons on 18 June 1970 — General election

Also represented Islwyn; Bedwellty

Other offices held in the past

  • Vice-President of the European Commission (16 Sep 1999 to 21 Nov 2004)
  • European Commissioner (1 Jul 1995 to 21 Nov 2004)
  • Party Chair, Labour Party (1 Jul 1987 to 1 Jul 1988)
  • Leader of Her Majesty's Official Opposition (2 Oct 1983 to 18 Jul 1992)
  • Leader of the Labour Party (2 Oct 1983 to 18 Jul 1992)
  • Shadow Secretary of State (3 May 1979 to 9 Jun 1983)
  • Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee (1 Jul 1978 to 1 Jul 1994)


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