Lord Cunningham of Felling

Lord Cunningham of Felling

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Cunningham of Felling DL


John Cunningham



Joined the Lords

27 June 2005

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Post Date
Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister (Cabinet office) 1998-99
Secretary of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1997-98
Shadow Secretary of State 1995-97
Shadow Secretary of State 1994-95
Shadow Secretary of State 1992-94
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 1989-92
Shadow Secretary of State 1983-89
Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Innovation and Skills) 1979-83
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Energy) 1976-79
Committee House Date
EU Sub Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy Lords 2014-
Sub-Committee I (Higher education in STEM subjects) Lords 2011-12
Sub-Committee I Lords 2008-10
Science and Technology Committee (L) Lords 2008-13
Conventions (Joint Committee) (Chairman) Lords 2006-06
Conventions (Joint Committee) Lords 2006-06
House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) (Chair) Commons 2002-03
House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) Commons 2002-05
House of Commons (Services): Computer Sub-Committee (Chair) Commons 1989-91
House of Commons (Services): Computer Sub-Committee Commons 1989-91
Privileges Commons 1989-92
Televising of Proceedings of the House Commons 1989-89
House of Commons (Services) Commons 1989-91
Constituency Date
Copeland 1983-05
Whitehaven 1970-83

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Partner, Brinkburn Associates (political and public policy consultants; certain income for work done personally by the Member is paid to Brinkburn Associates, depending on the terms of the contract of employment)