Lord Liddle

Lord Liddle

Full title

The Lord Liddle

Name

Roger Liddle

Party/group

Labour

Joined the Lords

19 June 2010

Contact details

External/Private Office

Holme Cultrum House, Abbeytown, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 4SP
Tel: 016973 61665
roger.liddle@cumbria.gov.uk

Parliamentary

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7340 2202
Fax: 020 7219 5979
liddler@parliament.uk

External/Private Office

c/o Policy Network, Third Floor, 11 Tufton Street, London, SW1P 3QB
Tel: 0207 340 2200

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Innovation and Skills) 2013-
Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 2012-
Opposition Whip (Lords) 2010-13
Committee House Date
European Union Committee (L) Lords 2010-11

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Councillor Cumbria County Council 2013-
Councillor Lambeth Borough Council 1982-86
Councillor Oxford City Council 1971-76

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Adviser European Commission 2004-07
Special Adviser Prime Minister 1997-04
Managing Director Prima Europe Ltd 1987-97

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Pro Chancellor Lancaster University 2013-
Director University of Cumbria 2009-
Chair Policy Network 2009-
Chair Cumbria Vision 2007-10
Principal Adviser President of the European Commission 2006-07
Cabinet Member Trade Commissioner, European Commission 2004-06
Specialist Adviser Secretary of State for Transport 1976-79

Member's focus

Policy
Business, industry and consumers
Economy and finance
Education
European Union
Parliament, government and politics
UK
Cumbria
North
World
Europe

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Chair, Policy Network and Communications Ltd (think tank)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • I have co-authored a report which the City of London Corporation commissioned Policy Network to write on developments in thinking on the regulation of financial services in the European Union
    • Councillor, Cumbria County Council
  • 6: Sponsorship

    • Personal assistant at Policy Network carries out secretarial work which includes work in relation to the Member's parliamentary duties
  • 7: Overseas visits

    • Visit to Nafplio, Greece, 4-7 July 2013, to attend ELIAMEP conference; flights and accommodation met by ELIAMEP
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Pro-Chancellor, University of Lancaster