Lord Mackie of Benshie

George Mackie

George Mackie


Liberal Democrat

Address as

Lord Mackie

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 3179


Electoral history

Contested South Angus 1959 general election. MP (Liberal) Caithness and Sutherland 1964-66

Parliamentary career

Scottish Whip 1964-66

Lords career

Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for Agriculture and Scottish Affairs 1975-2000; On leave of absence

Party groups

Scottish Liberal Party: Chair 1965-70, President 1983-88

International bodies

Executive Committee Member, Inter-Parliamentary Union British Group; Member: Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, Council of Europe 1986-98, Western European Council 1986-98

Political interests


Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Mackie of Benshie, of Kirriemuir in the County of Angus 1974

Register of Interests


On leave of absence; exempt from registration