Lord Roberts of Llandudno

Roger Roberts

Roger Roberts

Party

Liberal Democrat

Address as

Lord Roberts

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 8739
robertsr@parliament.uk

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Conwy 1979, 1983, 1987, 1992 and 1997 general elections

Lords career

Liberal Democrat: Spokesperson for: International Development 2004-10, Wales 2004-10, Whip 2005-10

Party groups

Chair, Union of University Liberal Societies 1956-57; Former president: Welsh Liberal Party, Welsh Liberal Democrats; Deputy president, UK Liberal Democrats

Councils, public bodies

Group leader, Aberconwy Borough Council 1976-87; Former Vice-President, Local Government Association

Political interests

Human rights, international affairs, Welsh affairs, child welfare, asylum seekers, migrant workers

Countries of interest

Canada, Israel, Poland, Uganda

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Roberts of Llandudno, of Llandudno in the County of Gwynedd 2004

Register of Interests

2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Active Supernumerary Minister, Methodist Church

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Director, Commonwealth Carnival of Music, a company limited by guarantee and of its subsidiary, Commonwealth Carnival Limited. The companies are working in collaboration with the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association UK Branch and the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod to stage a concert in Westminster Hall in 2012 in celebration of the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen

10: Non-financial interests (c)

Vice President, Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod

Vice President, North America Welsh Gymanafa Ganu Association

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Fund for Human Need

President, Wales International (Cymru A'r Byd)