Lord Macfarlane of Bearsden

Norman Macfarlane

Norman Macfarlane



Address as

Lord Macfarlane

Contact details


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


Councils, public bodies

Council member, CBI Scotland 1975-81; Member, Court of Glasgow University 1979-87; Board member, Scottish Development Agency 1979-87; Member, Royal Fine Art Commission for Scotland 1980-82; Chair, Glasgow Development Agency (Formerly Glasgow Action) 1985-92; Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland 1992, 1993, 1997; Patron, Scottish Licensed Trade Association (SLTA) 1992-; DL, Dumbartonshire 1993

Political interests

The arts, industry and commerce

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Macfarlane of Bearsden, in the District of Bearsden and Milngavie 1991

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Roger Billcliffe Gallery Ltd

4: Shareholdings (b)

Diageo plc (Alcoholic Beverages)

Macfarlane Group plc (Packaging)

Aviva plc (Insurance)

Barclays (Banking)

Royal Bank of Scotland plc

Smith & Nephew (Pharmaceuticals)

BHP Billiton (Mining)

Prudential plc (insurance and financial services)

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Vice President, Professional Golfers Association

10: Non-financial interests (c)

Trustee, Glasgow Art Club

Director, Culture & Sport Glasgow Ltd