Viscount Eccles

John Eccles

John Eccles



Address as

Lord Eccles

Contact details


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


Lords career

First entered House of Lords 1999; Elected hereditary peer 2005-

Councils, public bodies

Monopolies and Mergers Commission: Member 1976-85, Deputy chair 1981-85

Political interests

Economy, education, Third World development, museums and the arts, secondary legislation, local government

Countries of interest

Third World

Register of Interests

4: Shareholdings (b)

National Grid plc (electricity and gas)

Shell (energy and petrochemicals)

Chamberlin plc (foundry and engineering group)

7: Overseas visits

Visit to Azerbaijan, 22-27 July 2011, as member of a group whose costs of the visit were met by The European Azerbaijan Society

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Chairman and Director, St John's House Ltd (company holds freehold of St John's House, 30 Smith Square, London SW1P 3HF)

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Trustee, UCL Hospitals Development Trust

Trustee, Hospital for Tropical Diseases Foundation

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Craft Pottery Charitable Trust

Trustee, Sylvia Crathorne Memorial Fund

Council Member, Eccles Centre for American Studies, British Library