Lord Moonie

Lewis Moonie

Lewis Moonie



Address as

Lord Moonie

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 4097
Fax: 01592 599971


Electoral history

MP (Labour) for Kirkcaldy 1987-2005

Parliamentary career

Opposition Frontbench Spokesperson for: Technology, Trade and Industry 1989-92, Science and Technology 1992-94, Trade and Industry 1994-95, Broadcasting and Telecommunications 1995-97; Member House of Commons Commission 1997-2000; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State (Minister for Veterans), Ministry of Defence 2000-03

Party groups

Member, Co-operative Party

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Fife Regional Council 1982-86

Political interests

Industry, technology, economic policy, defence

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Moonie, of Bennochy in Fife 2005

Register of Interests

1: Directorships

Non-executive Director, Bwin.Party plc (internet gambling)

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Member, Advisory Council, Perseus Global (defence, medical and security services)

Adviser, Americum Developments, Edinburgh (healthcare and biosecurity) (unremunerated at present, but may bring financial benefits in the future)

4: Shareholdings (a)

Bwin.Party plc (internet gambling)

Alliance Trust plc

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Member, Board of Trustees, Skillforce