Lord Wallace of Saltaire

William Wallace

William Wallace

Party

Liberal Democrat

Address as

Lord Wallace

Contact details

Westminster

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 3125/020 7219 3778
wallacew@parliament.uk

Biography

Lords career

Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for: Defence 1997-2001, Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs 1998-2010; Deputy Leader Liberal Democrat peers 2004-10; Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for Justice 2007-08; Government Whip 2010-; Government Spokesperson for: Education (Higher Education) 2010, Foreign and Commonwealth Office 2010-, Defence 2010-, Business, Innovation and Skills 2010, Home Office (Security) 2010-11, Cabinet Office 2011-

Political interests

Foreign affairs, defence, Europe, constitutional affairs

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Wallace of Saltaire, of Shipley in the County of West Yorkshire 1995

Register of Interests

10: Non-financial interests (a)

Emeritus Professor of International Relations, London School of Economics

10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, National Children's Choir

Chair of Board, Voces Cantabiles (professional choir, not-for-profit musical and educational work)

Vice President, Upper Wharfedale Agricultural Society

Member and plot holder, Saltaire Canalside Allotment Society