Baroness Grey-Thompson

Tanni Grey-Thompson

Tanni Grey-Thompson



Address as

Baroness Grey-Thompson

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 3143


Councils, public bodies

Member: Sports Council for Wales 1996-2002, UK Sport 1998-2003; Board member, TfL 2008-

Political interests

Sport, women's issues, disability rights

Countries of interest

Developing countries

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Grey-Thompson, of Eaglescliffe in the County of Durham 2010

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Non-executive Director, UK Athletics

Director, Tanni Grey-Thompson Ltd (the company manages the Member's speaking engagements etc; all the income registered in category 2 is paid to Tanni Grey-Thompson Ltd except that from Transport for London which is paid directly to the Member, as are the Director's fees from UK Athletics))

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Speaking engagement, 24 March 2011, Lloyds TSB Bank

Visit to Athens, 13 April 2011, to attend a BP conference; cost of flights and hotel met by host

Speaking engagement, 18 April 2011, Association of University Administrators

Speaking engagement, 19 May 2011, Conference for British Dental Association

Occasional articles for the Daily Telegraph

Contract with Adidas Group for a couple of appearances a calendar year; payment includes provision of sports kit (tracksuits, trainers etc)

Speaking engagement, 15 June 2011, conference for Festival Housing

One day's work for Channel 4, 27 May 2011

Speaking engagement, 23 June 2011; after dinner speech for Deloittes in Manchester

Speaking engagement, 5 July 2011, Proctor and Gamble

Speaking engagement, 7 July 2011, promotional work for British Paralympic Association/ British Olympic Association

Speaking engagement, 27 September 2011, Gartner IT Services

Speaking engagement, 27 September 2011, Proctor and Gamble

Speaking engagement, 30 September 2011, Lloyds Bank

Speaking engagement, 30 September 2011, SQS Group

Speaking engagement, 12 October 2011, Richmond Events

Speaking engagement, 15 October 2011, Rotary Conference, Scarborough

Speaking engagement, 1 November 2011, University of Bradford

Speaking engagement, 2 November 2011, Keystone Distribution

Speaking engagement, 4 November 2011, NHS Scotland

Speaking engagement, 7 November 2011, ITSMF Conference, London

Speaking engagement, 9 November 2011, after-dinner speech for Oracle

Speaking engagement, 17 November 2011, after-dinner speech, RBS

Speaking engagement, 24 November 2011, Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists Annual Conference

Speaking engagement, 6 December 2011, Land Lease

Speaking engagement, 8 December 2011, Pentland Group

PR work for Electricite de France (EDF) based on Keep Warm and Well Campaign

Speaking engagement, 13 January 2012, AEO Conference

Speaking engagement, 16 January 2012, BP Conference

Speaking engagement, 16 January 2012, Rentokill Conference

Advisory work for GlaxoSmithKline plc

Speaking engagement, 25 January 2011, Coca Cola

Speaking engagement, 1 February 2012, Rio Tinto plc (speaking to design students)

Speaking engagement, 7 February 2012, IBM (with payment of flight and one night's hotel costs)

Fee for recording (February 2012) a new series for BBC Wales called "What Sports Stars Do Next"

Speaking engagement, 16 February 2012, Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET)

Speaking engagement, 22 February 2012, Deutsche Bank

Board Member, Transport for London

Advisory work for Visa UK (credit cards)

Sports Leaders UK

Adviser, Quality Group Cyprus (Q Wellbeing) (accessible holiday homes)

London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games

4: Shareholdings (a)

Tanni Grey-Thompson Ltd (see category 1)

TGT International (dormant)

7: Overseas visits

Visit to Egypt, 30-31 January 2012, to speak at British Council "Take Part" Conference; flights and hotel paid for by British Council (no fee)

8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

BMW UK (automobiles) sponsor London Organising Committee of Olympic Games and Paralympic Games and support a number of competing and retired athletes, including the Member; they provide her with a car for 18 months from June 2011, and pay insurance for the Member and her husband

Gift of a Chloe handbag, given by Richemont International, 10 February 2012

Dinner on 8 February 2012 hosted by the Fitness Industry Association (FIA) for Friends of the Conservative Party and others

Guest of the Welsh Rugby Union on 12 February 2012 for the Wales v Scotland game; hospitality was lunch, the game and tea

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Weekly column for Evening Gazette (based in Middlesbrough)

Board Member, London Marathon

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Pro-Chancellor, Staffordshire University

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Snowdon Awards Scheme

Jane Tomlinson Trust

Trustee, Tony Blair Sports Foundation

Trustee and Vice Chairwoman, Global Foundation, Laureus Sport for Good Foundation

Executive Committee Member, British Wheelchair Sports Foundation