Duke of Montrose

James Graham

James Graham

Party

Conservative

Address as

Duke

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 4487
Fax: 020 7219 5979
montrosej@parliament.uk

Biography

Lords career

First entered House of Lords 1996; Elected hereditary peer 1999-; Opposition Spokesperson for: Scotland 2001-10, Environment 2001-06, 2008-10, Food and Rural Affairs 2001-10; Opposition Whip 2001-10; Opposition Spokesperson for: Northern Ireland 2007, Wales 2007-08, 2009-10

Councils, public bodies

Chair, Buchanan Community Council 1982-93; Vice-chair, Secretary of State's Working Party for Loch Lomond and the Trossachs

International bodies

Member: Inter-Parliamentary Union 1997-, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association 1997-

Political interests

Europe, agriculture, rural affairs

Countries of interest

Ethiopia, Sudan

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Director, Montrose Estates 1992 Ltd (property and leisure)

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Farmer; in receipt of agricultural, conservation and rural subsidies

5: Land and property

Farm and farmland in Stirlingshire, including residential properties

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Associate, British Veterinary Association

Board Member, Anglo-Nordic Productions Trust

Chairman, Loch Lomond Riparian Owners' Association

President, Clan Graham Association

President, National Sheep Association