Baroness Quin

Baroness Quin

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Baroness Quin


Joyce Quin



Joined the Lords

30 May 2006

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 4009
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 2010-11
Minister of State (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food) 1999-01
Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) 1998-99
Minister of State (Home Office) 1997-98
Committee House Date
EU Sub Committee E - Justice, Institutions and Consumer Protection (Chairman) Lords 2014-
EU Sub Committee E - Justice, Institutions and Consumer Protection Lords 2014-
European Union Committee (L) Lords 2013-
EU Sub Committee C - External Affairs Lords 2013-14
Constitution Committee (L) Lords 2007-10
House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) Commons 2002-05
Intelligence and Security (Joint Committee) Commons 2001-05
Treasury & Civil Service Sub-Committee Commons 1989-89
Treasury & Civil Service Sub-Committee Commons 1987-95
Treasury & Civil Service Commons 1987-89
Constituency Date
Gateshead East & Washington West 1997-05
Gateshead East 1987-97

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
MEP European Parliament 1979-89

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Lecturer and Tutor University of Durham 1977-79
Lecturer University of Bath 1972-76

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Member Court, University of Newcastle 2011-11
Member Durham Cathedral Council 2009-
President Northumbrian Pipers Society 2009-
Chair Franco-British Council 2007-

Member's focus

Agriculture, animals, food and rural affairs
Business, industry and consumers
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
European Union
Parliament, government and politics
Regional Policy.
North East England
United States
European Union.

Register of Interests

  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Member of the Court of Newcastle University
    • Council Member, University College, Durham
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Gateshead Arthritis Care Association
    • President, Northumbrian Pipers Association
    • Vice Chair, Franco-British Society