Baroness Rawlings

Patricia Rawlings

Patricia Rawlings



Address as

Baroness Rawlings

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353


Electoral history

Contested (Conservative) Sheffield Central 1983 and Doncaster Central 1987 general elections

Lords career

Opposition Whip 1997-98; Opposition Spokesperson for: Culture, Media and Sport 1997-98, Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs December 1998-2010, International Development December 1998-2010; Government Whip 2010-; Government Spokesperson for: Scotland 2010-, Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport (Arts, Culture, and Media) 2010-, Attorney General's Office 2010-, Advocate General for Scotland 2010-

International bodies

Governor, American University in Bulgaria 1991-; Chairman of Governors, English College in Prague 2008-

Political interests

International affairs, culture, heritage, media

Countries of interest

Brazil, Bulgaria, Oman, Russia

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Rawlings, of Burnham Westgate in the County of Norfolk 1994

Register of Interests

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

In receipt of ministerial salary

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chairman of Governors, English College Prague

10: Non-financial interests (c)

Trustee, Chevening Estate

10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, British Antique Dealers' Association (BADA)