Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale

Meta Ramsay

Meta Ramsay

Party

Labour

Address as

Baroness Ramsay

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 3145
ramsaym@parliament.uk

Biography

Lords career

Government Spokesperson for: Culture, Media and Sport 1997-98, Health 1997-98, Scotland 1997-2001; Government Whip December 1997-2001; Member Intelligence and Security Committee 1997, 2001-06; Foreign Affairs and Europe 1998-2001; Deputy Speaker 2002-08

Party groups

Member: Co-operative Party, Labour Finance and Industry Group, Labour Movement in Europe, Labour Party

Councils, public bodies

Member, Lewisham Community Health Council 1992-94

International bodies

Member, British Delegation to the: Parliamentary Assembly of Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe 1997, NATO Parliamentary Assembly 2003-

Political interests

Foreign affairs, defence, intelligence, women's affairs, Scotland

Countries of interest

Finland, Israel, Sweden

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale, of Langside in the City of Glasgow 1996

Register of Interests

10: Non-financial interests (d)

Lords Chair, Labour Friends of Israel

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Chair, Development Council, Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO)

Chair, Board of Trustees, Kenneth Lindsay Trust

Chair, Board of Trustees, Wyndham Deedes Trust