Lord Cameron of Dillington

Lord Cameron of Dillington

Full title

The Lord Cameron of Dillington


Ewen Cameron



Joined the Lords

29 June 2004

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 2530
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
EU Sub Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy Lords 2012-
European Union Committee (L) Lords 2012-
EU Sub-Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment Lords 2010-12
Administration and Works Committee (L) Lords 2009-14
EU Sub-Committee D - Environment and Agriculture Lords 2005-10

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Somerset Strategic Partnership 2004-10
Rural Advocate UK Government 2000-04
Chairman Countryside Agency 1999-04

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Airport Direct Travel Ltd 2006-
Chairman Lets Go Travel Ltd 1999-06
Chairman Orchard Media Ltd 1989-99
Chairman Dillington Farms 1971-

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chairman Steering Board of Government's Global Food Security Programme 2011-
Chairman All Party Parliamentary Group on Agriculture and Food for Development 2009-
Member UK Round Table for Sustainable Development 1997-00
President Country Land and Business Association 1995-97

Member's focus

Agriculture, animals, food and rural affairs
Energy and environment
Agricultural Research
Somerset and the West Country
World Food Supplies
Developing World Agriculture

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Dillington Park Farms Ltd
    • Allangrange Farming Co
    • Allangrange Mains Farming Co
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Dillington Farms and Estates (rural property management)
  • 4: Shareholdings (a)

    • Dillington Park Farms Ltd
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • Oyster Property Ltd (unquoted property development business)
    • Airports Direct Travel Ltd (unquoted on-line travel agency)
  • 5: Land and property

    • Part-owner of Dillington Estate, a mixed agricultural estate in Somerset
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Lawes Agricultural Trust Co (controls Rothamsted Agricultural Research Station)
    • Director, Oyster Property Ltd (unquoted property development company)
    • Director, Airport Direct travel (unquoted on-line travel company)
    • Lawes Agricultural Trust Co (controls Rothamsted Agricultural Research Station)
    • Rothamsted Campus Project Co
    • Royal Bath & West of England Society Ltd
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Chairman of Strategy Advisory Board, NERC Food Security Programme
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Trustee, Vaughan Lee Memorial Hall (managing the village hall)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • President, British Guild of Agricultural Journalists
    • President, Charity Property Association
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Gooch Charitable Trust (Ilminster)
    • Trustee, Ewen Cameron Charitable Trust