Lord Kingsdown

Robin Leigh-Pemberton

Robin Leigh-Pemberton

Party

Crossbench

Address as

Lord Kingsdown

Contact details

Westminster

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

Biography

Lords career

On leave of absence November 2010-

Councils, public bodies

Kent County Council: Councillor 1961-77, Chair 1972-75, Member: South East Planning Council 1972-74, Prime Minister's Committee on Local Government Rules of Conduct 1973-74, Medway Ports Authority 1974-76, Committee on Police Pay 1977-79, Member, National Economic Development Council 1982-92; JP, Kent 1961-75, DL, Kent 1970-72, Vice-Lord-Lieutenant 1972-82, Lord-Lieutenant 1982-2002, Chair, Association of Lord-Lieutenants

Political interests

Countryside and country life

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Kingsdown, of Pemberton in the County of Lancashire 1993

Register of Interests

Nil

On leave of absence; exempt from registration