Lord Hunt of Wirral

Lord Hunt of Wirral

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Hunt of Wirral MBE


David Hunt



Joined the Lords

20 October 1997

Contact details

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


UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) 2008-10
Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister (Public Service & Science) 1994-95
Secretary of State for Employment 1993-94
Secretary of State for Wales 1990-93
Minister of State (Department of Environment) (Local Government) 1989-90
Treasurer of Her Majesty's Household (HM Household) 1987-89
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Energy) 1984-87
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 1983-84
Vice-Chair, Conservative Party 1983-85
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 1981-83
Committee House Date
Leader's Group on Members Leaving the House (L) Lords 2010-11
EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection Lords 2010-12
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2008-12
Draft Legal Services Bill (Joint Committee) (Chairman) Lords 2006-06
Draft Legal Services Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2006-06
Joint Committee on Security Lords 2005-07
House Committee (L) Lords 2002-07
House of Lords Offices Committee Lords 1998-01
EU Sub-Committee E Lords 1998-02
Televising of Proceedings of the House Commons 1987-89
House of Commons (Services): New Building Sub-Committee Commons 1987-89
House of Commons (Services): Accomodation & Administration Sub-Committee Commons 1987-89
House of Commons (Services) Commons 1987-89
Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) Commons 1979-82
Constituency Date
Wirral West 1983-97
Wirral 1976-83

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Practising Solicitor and Partner since 1968, DAC Beachcroft LLP (international commercial law firm)
    • Non-executive Chairman, McDonald's Education Company
    • Non-executive Chairman, Lending Standards Board
    • Non-executive Chairman, British Insurance Brokers' Association (BIBA)
    • Non-executive Chair, Cornerstone Mutual Services Ltd (Credit Union Service Organisation (CUSO))
    • Non-executive Director, Credit Union Project Expansion Board
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee and Churchwarden, St Mary Magdalene Church, Chewton Mendip, Somerset
    • Honorary Life Vice President, Association of Conservative Clubs
    • Vice President, Holocaust Educational Trust
    • President (non-Director), Case Management Society UK
    • Joint Chairman, International Tax and Investment Centre