Baroness Miller of Hendon

Doreen Miller

Doreen Miller

Party

Conservative

Address as

Baroness Miller

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 3164
Fax: 020 7219 1465
millerd@parliament.uk

Biography

Lords career

Government Whip 1994-97; Opposition Whip 1997-99; Government Spokesperson for: Health 1995-97, Education and Employment 1996-97, Trade and Industry 1996-97, Office of Public Service 1996, Environment 1996-97; Opposition Spokesperson for: Environment, Transport and the Regions 1997-2000, Department of Trade and Industry 1997-2006, Employment 2000-03, Education and Skills 2001-03

Party groups

Member, Conservative Board of Finance and its Training and Fund Raising Sub-Committees 1990-93; Greater London Area Conservative and Unionist Associations: Chair 1993-96, President 1996-98; President, Hampstead and Highgate Women's Committee 1993-96; Conservative Women's National and General Purposes Committees: Member 1993-96, Patron 1996-; President, Greenwich and Woolwich Conservative Association 1996-; Patrons for Conservative Association: Eltham and Woolwich 1996-, Hackney North 1996-, North Thanet 1996-, Hendon 2000-, Finchley and Golders Green 2006-; Vice-President, Chipping Barnet Conservative Association 2006-

Councils, public bodies

JP, Brent 1971; National chairman and executive director, 300 Group 1985-88; Chair, Women into Public Life Campaign 1986-92; Human rights adviser, Soroptomist International 1987-90; Non-executive director, Crown Agents 1990-94; Chair, Barnet Family Health Services Authority 1990-94; Member, Monopolies and Mergers Commission 1992-93; Chair, National Association of Hospital and Community Friends 1997-2003

Political interests

Women's issues, health, law and order, small businesses

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Miller of Hendon, of Gore in the London Borough of Barnet 1993

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Multrex Securities Ltd (private family-controlled property investment company)

4: Shareholdings (b)

Blanway Investments Ltd

Benmill Property Co Ltd

Caverwell Property Co Ltd

4: Shareholdings (a)

Multrex Securities Ltd (property investment)

5: Land and property

Commercial and factory premises in Newport, Gwent

50% share in commercial premises in Bridlington, Yorkshire

50 per cent share in commercial premises in Wigan, Greater Manchester

8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

From time to time the Member receives free tickets to the Directors' box and travel to attend Arsenal FC games in UK and abroad

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Blanway Investments Ltd

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Minerva Educational Trust