Baroness Browning

Angela Browning

Angela Browning

Party

Conservative

Address as

Baroness Browning

Contact details

Westminster

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

Biography

Electoral history

Contested Crewe and Nantwich 1987 general election. MP (Conservative) for Tiverton 1992-97, for Tiverton and Honiton 1997-2010

Parliamentary career

PPS to Michael Forsyth as Minister of State, Department of Employment 1993-94; Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1994-97; Opposition Spokesperson on Education and Employment (Education and Disability) 1997-98; Member, Shadow Cabinet 1999-2001: Shadow Secretary of State for Trade and Industry 1999-2000, Shadow Leader of the House 2000-01

Lords career

Government Spokesperson, Home Office 2011; Minister of State for Crime Prevention and Anti-Social Behaviour Reduction, Home Office 2011

Party groups

Conservative Party: Vice-chair 2001-05; Deputy chair 2005-07: (organisation and campaigning 2005-07)

Select committees

Member: Agriculture 1992-93, Modernisation of the House of Commons 2000-01, Public Accounts 2004-06, 2007-10, Standards and Privileges 2004-06

Councils, public bodies

Government co-chair, Women's National Commission 1995-97; Electoral Commissioner 2010-

Political interests

Small businesses, education (special needs), mental health, learning disabilities

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baroness Browning, of Whimple in the County of Devon 2010

Register of Interests

5: Land and property

Domestic property in Devon owned jointly with husband, from which rental income is received

Domestic property in Bournemouth owned jointly with husband, from which rental income is received

10: Non-financial interests (e)

A Vice President, National Autistic Society

A Vice President, Alzheimer’s Society