Baroness Hughes of Stretford

Baroness Hughes of Stretford

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Baroness Hughes of Stretford


Beverley Hughes



Joined the Lords

15 July 2010

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 0956

Web & Social media


UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Spokesperson (Education) 2010-
Minister of State (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Children and Youth Justice) (and Minister for the North West) 2007-09
Minister of State (Education and Skills) (Children, Young People and Families) 2005-07
Minister of State (Home Office) (Citizenship, Immigration and Counter-Terrorism) 2002-04
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) 2001-02
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Transport and the Regions) 1999-01
Committee House Date
Home Affairs Committee Commons 1997-98
Constituency Date
Stretford & Urmston 1997-10

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Leader Trafford Council 1995-97
Local Councillor Trafford Council 1986-97

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Senior Lecturer and Head of Department Department of Social Policy, University of Manchester 1995-97
Researcher and Lecturer University of Manchester 1976-97
Probation Officer Merseyside Probation Service 1971-76

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Trustee Lowry Theatre 2011-

Member's focus

Communities and families
Economy and finance
Employment and training
Equality and Women's Issues
Health services and medicine
Parliament, government and politics
Social services
Local Government.
North West of England

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Chair of Council, University of Salford
    • Strategic Policy Adviser, Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Non-executive Director, Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce (part-time)
    • Non-Executive Director, The Lowry Trust