Lord Rix

Brian Rix

Brian Rix



Address as

Lord Rix

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 0315
Fax: 020 7219 5979


Councils, public bodies

Chair, Independent Development Council for People with Mental Handicap 1981-86; Member, Arts Council 1986-93; Chair, Drama Panel 1986-93; Greater London: DL 1987-88, 1997- (for life), Vice-Lord-Lieutenant 1988-97; Chair, Monitoring Committee, Arts and Disabled People 1988-93

International bodies

Fellow, Hong Kong Association for Scientific Study of Mental Handicap

Political interests

Arts, disability, theatre, voluntary sector, charities, cricket, higher education

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Rix, of Whitehall in the City of Westminster and of Hornsea in Yorkshire 1992

Register of Interests

6: Sponsorship

Secretarial assistance is provided by Mencap

10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chancellor, University of East London

10: Non-financial interests (e)

President, Royal Mencap Society

President, Friends of Normansfield

Chairman & Governor, Rix-Thompson-Rothenberg Foundation

President, Roy Kinnear Memorial Foundation

President, Friends of Richmond Park