Baroness Hamwee

Sally Hamwee

Sally Hamwee


Liberal Democrat

Address as

Baroness Hamwee

Contact details


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


Lords career

Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for: Local Government 1991-98, Housing and Planning 1993-98, Local Government and Planning 1998-2000, Environment, Transport and the Regions 1999-2000, Local Government and the Regions 2001-04, ODPM/Communities and Local Government 2004-10: Regional and Local Government 2006-09, Home Office 2009-10

Party groups

Member: National Executive, Liberal Party 1987-88, Federal Executive, Liberal Democrats 1989-91, Liberal Democrat general election teams, 1992 and 1997, Federal Policy Committee 1996-98

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames 1978-98: Chair: Planning Committee 1983-94, London Planning Advisory Committee 1986-94; Joint President, Association of London Government; London Assembly: Member 2000-08, Deputy chair 2000-01, 2002-03, 2004-05, 2006-07, Chair 2001-02, 2003-04, 2005-06, 2007-08

Political interests

Local government, planning, London, arts, media

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Hamwee, of Richmond upon Thames in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames 1991

Register of Interests

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Director, Kingston Theatre Trust (company limited by guarantee which runs Rose Theatre, Kingston)

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Nancy Seear Trust

Joint President, London Councils

Joint President and Advisory Board Member, Centre for Public Scrutiny

Vice President, Town and Country Planning Association

Vice President, Chartered Institute of Environmental Health