Baroness Grey-Thompson

Baroness Grey-Thompson

Full title

The Baroness Grey-Thompson DBE

Name

Carys Grey-Thompson

Party/group

Crossbench

Joined the Lords

23 March 2010

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 3143
Fax: 0207 219 5979
greythompsont@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Board Member London Legacy Development Corporation 2012-
Board Member Transport for London 2008-
Athlete Commission Vice Chair LOCOG 2008-12
Non-Exec Director UK Athletics 2007-12
Director Tanni Grey-Thompson Limited 2006-
Director TGT International Limited 2002-
Paralympic Athlete GB Paralympic Team 1988-07

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chair Women’s Sport & Fitness Foundation Commission on the Future of Women’s Sport 2009-13
Member Youth Citizenship Commission, Department of Justice 2008-09
Panel Member UK Sport Mission 2012 2008-11
Committee Member Cabinet Honours Committee, Sport Committee 2006-
Pro-Chancellor Staffordshire University 2005-13

Member's focus

Policy
Communities and families
Culture, media and sport
Disability issues
Social services
Transport
World
Developing countries

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Director, Tanni Grey-Thompson Ltd (the company manages the Member's speaking engagements etc; all the income registered in category 2 is paid to Tanni Grey-Thompson Ltd except that from Transport for London and from London Legacy Development Corporation which is paid directly to the Member)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Board Member, Transport for London
    • Board Member, London Legacy Development Corporation
    • Member, UCI Independent Commission (handling of sports doping)
    • Board Member, London Legacy Development Corporation
    • Occasional remunerated articles for Ability Needs
    • Speaking engagement, 26 October 2013, Energie Group conference
    • Speaking engagement, 19 November 2013, Pearson
    • Speaking engagement, 21 January 2014, Annual Teachers and Advisors Conference
    • Speaking engagement, 11 March 2014, Suffolk Primary School conference
    • Speaking engagement, 17 March 2014, Glasgow University
    • Speaking engagement, 20 March 2014, Deutsche Bank
    • Speaking engagement, 20 March 2014, Market Research Society Conference
    • Speaking engagement, 27 March 2014, Leadership Forum for Higher Education
    • Speaking engagement, 28 March 2014, Shropshire Partners in Care awards
    • Speaking engagement, 29 March 2014, Federation of Small Businesses
    • Speaking engagement, 31 March 2014, Langdon
    • Speaking engagement, 23 June 2014, Ocean Media
    • Speaking engagement, 2 July 2014, BT Sport
    • Speaking engagement, 3 July 2014, Pfizer
    • Speaking engagement, 10 July 2014, Rotary Gloucester
    • Speaking engagement, 26 September 2014, Reasehealth College
  • 4: Shareholdings (a)

    • Tanni Grey-Thompson Ltd (see category 1)
    • TGT International (dormant)
  • 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

    • Invitation to attend ATP tennis finals, 7 November 2013; one ticket and hospitality
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Board Member, London Marathon
    • Weekly column for Evening Gazette (based in Middlesbrough)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Member of London Championships 2017
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Sports Leaders UK
    • Jane Tomlinson Trust
    • Trustee, Tony Blair Sports Foundation
    • Trustee and Vice Chairwoman, Global Foundation, Laureus Sport for Good Foundation
    • Trustee, Snowdon Trust
    • Trustee, Surrey Canal Sports Foundation
    • President, National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)
    • Council Member, Winston Churchill Memorial Trust
    • Trustee, Wembley Stadium Trust
    • Trustee, Spirit of 2012 Trust
    • Trustee, British Institute of Human Rights
    • Trustee, Duke of Edinburgh Awards
    • Trustee, Tennis Foundation