Lord Kinnock

Neil Kinnock

Neil Kinnock

Party

Labour

Address as

Lord Kinnock

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 8304
Fax: 020 7219 1903

Biography

Electoral history

MP (Labour) for Bedwellty 1970-83, for Islwyn 1983-95

Parliamentary career

PPS to Michael Foot as Secretary of State for Employment 1974-75; Principal Opposition Spokesperson for Education 1979-83; Leader of the Opposition 1983-92

Party groups

Labour Party NEC, Member 1978-94, Chair 1987-88; Leader, Labour Party 1983-92

Councils, public bodies

Member, BBC Advisory Council 1976-79; Chair, British Council 2004-09

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Kinnock, of Bedwellty in the County of Gwent 2005

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Non-executive Director, Data & Research Services plc (DRS), Milton Keynes

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Chair, Advisory Board, Heads of the Valleys Development Project (wef 01 08 11)

10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, Bevan Foundation

President, Brecon Beacons Geo Park

Trustee, RAND Europe