Lord Pendry

Tom Pendry

Tom Pendry



Address as

Lord Pendry

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 4590
Fax: 020 7219 4419


Electoral history

MP (Labour) for Stalybridge and Hyde 1970-2001

Parliamentary career

Opposition Whip 1971-74; Government Whip 1974-77 (resigned); Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Northern Ireland Office 1978-79; Opposition Frontbench Spokesperson for: Northern Ireland 1979-82, Regional Affairs and Devolution 1982-92, National Heritage (Sport and Tourism) 1992-97

Party groups

Chair, Derby Labour Party 1966

Councils, public bodies

Councillor, Paddington Borough Council 1962-65

International bodies

Member, Council of Europe and Western European Union 1973-75

Political interests

Industrial relations, housing, sport, recreation, finance, social security, environment

Countries of interest

Hong Kong, Malta, USA

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Pendry, of Stalybridge in the County of Greater Manchester 2001

Register of Interests

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

President, Football Foundation Ltd (sports development charity)

7: Overseas visits

Visit to Hong Kong, 20-26 February 2011, with All Party Parliamentary China Group; travel costs and accommodation met by Hong Kong Economic and Trade Association

Visit to Jersey, 8-11 July 2011, as a guest of the Jersey government; air fare and accommodation paid for by Jersey government

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Chairman, Angel Trust

Trustee, Develop Youth Through Sports Trust