Lord Lexden

Alistair Cooke

Alistair Cooke



Address as

Lord Lexden

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 8216


Party groups

Political adviser to Shadow Minister for Northern Ireland 1977-79; Conservative Research Department: Desk officer 1977-83, Assistant director 1983-85, Deputy director 1985-97; Director, Conservative Political Centre 1988-97; Official historian of the Conservative Party 2009-

Councils, public bodies

General Secretary, Independent Schools Council 1997-2004

Political interests

Northern Ireland, education, constitutional and electoral affairs

Countries of interest

All countries of the United Kingdom

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Lexden, of Lexden in the County of Essex and of Strangford in the County of Down 2010

Register of Interests

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Vice President, Council of British International Schools

Co-chairman, London Friends of the Belfast Buildings Preservation Trust

President, Northern Ireland Schools Debating Competition