Baroness Eaton

Margaret Eaton

Margaret Eaton



Address as

Baroness Eaton

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353


Councils, public bodies

Bradford Metropolitan Borough Council: Councillor 1986-, Leader, Conservative Group 1995-, Council Leader 2000-06; Former chair: Bradford Local Strategic Partnership Board, Bradford Cultural Consortium; Former co-chair, Bradford Safer Communities Partnership; Director: Bradford Centre Regeneration Company, Leeds Bradford International Airport; Member, Yorkshire and Humber Assembly; Local Government Association: Vice-chair, Conservative Group, Chair, Conservative Group, Chair 2008-11, Vice-President 2011-12

International bodies

Member, Committee of the Regions 2003-06

Political interests


Countries of interest

Eastern Europe

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Eaton, of Cottingley in the County of West Yorkshire 2010

Register of Interests

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Councillor, Bradford Metropolitan District Council

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Director, Near Neighbours Charitable Company (see category 10(e))

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Foundation Trust Governor, Bingley Grammar School, West Yorkshire

Governor, Lady Lane Park Preparatory School, Bingley, West Yorkshire

10: Non-financial interests (d)

A Vice President, Local Government Association

Vice President, Trading Standards Institute

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Chairman and Trustee, Near Neighbours (national registered charity to support Big Society action in multi-faith communities)

Trustee, Angelus Foundation (registered charity; drugs education)

Trustee, Cottingley Town Hall (historic building in village of Cottingley, West Yorkshire)

Trustee, Cottingley Town Hall, Cottingley, Bradford