Earl Attlee

John Attlee

John Attlee



Address as

Lord Attlee

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 6071
Fax: 020 7219 5979


Lords career

First entered House of Lords 1994; Opposition Whip 1997-99; Opposition Spokesperson for: Defence June-Oct 1997, Transport 1997, Northern Ireland 1997, 1998-1999, Defence 1998-2001, 2002-03, Trade and Industry 1998-99, Transport 1999-2001, 2002-03; Elected hereditary peer 1999-; Opposition Whip 2002-05; Opposition Spokesperson for: Energy 2003-04, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister 2004-05, Transport 2007-10, Maritime and Shipping 2007-10; Opposition Whip 2007-10; Government Whip 2010-; Government Spokesperson for: International Development 2010, Northern Ireland 2010-, Transport 2010-, Communities and Local Government 2010-, Home Office (Immigration) 2010-

Political interests

Overseas aid and development, engineering, defence, transport

Register of Interests

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

In receipt of ministerial salary

Serving Officer (Major), Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Territorial Army

Member, REME Institution (as serving REME officer)

10: Non-financial interests (c)

President, The Thornycroft Register (organisation for owners of Thornycroft Vehicles in varying states of preservation)