Lord Bragg

Melvyn Bragg

Melvyn Bragg



Address as

Lord Bragg

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 8741


Councils, public bodies

DL Cumbria 2003

Political interests

Broadcasting, universities, the arts, countryside

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Bragg, of Wigton in the County of Cumbria 1998

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Director, Melvyn Bragg Ltd (a company owned by Member and wife (see category 4(a)); income from the employment listed in category 2 and any advances from publication of books is paid to this company)

Director, Director's Cut Productions (a company owned by Member and a business partner (see category 4(a))

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Regular freelance with BBC Radio 4

Occasional freelance with BBC2 and Sky Arts

4: Shareholdings (a)

Melvyn Bragg Ltd (media work; owned jointly with wife)

Director's Cut Productions (films and theatre; owned jointly with business partner)

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chancellor, University of Leeds

10: Non-financial interests (c)

President, National Campaign for the Arts

10: Non-financial interests (d)

President, MIND