Lord Anderson of Swansea

Lord Anderson of Swansea

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Anderson of Swansea

Name

Donald Anderson

Party/group

Labour

Joined the Lords

28 June 2005

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 6562
trotmang@parliament.uk

External/Private Office

Tel: 020 7219 2870
dorothy.anderson@virgin.net

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Solicitor General 1994-96
Shadow Spokesperson (Defence, Disarmament and Arms Control) 1993-94
Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 1983-92
Committee House Date
EU Sub Committee E - Justice, Institutions and Consumer Protection Lords 2012-
Draft Bribery Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2009-09
EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy Lords 2006-10
Foreign Affairs: Entry Clearance Sub-Committee Commons 1997-98
Foreign Affairs Committee (Chair) Commons 1997-05
Foreign Affairs Committee Commons 1997-05
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 1997-05
Home Affairs Committee Commons 1992-94
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 1981-83
Welsh Affairs Committee (Chair) Commons 1981-83
Welsh Affairs Committee Commons 1979-83
Environment Commons 1979-79
Constituency Date
Swansea East 1974-05
Monmouth 1966-70

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Member Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe 2008-
Councillor Kensington & Chelsea Borough Council 1970-75

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Barrister 1969-84
University Lecturer University of Swansea 1965-66
HM Diplomatic Service 1960-65

Member's focus

Policy
Asylum, immigration and nationality
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Defence
European Union
International affairs.
UK
Wales
World
Northern Africa
Middle East
Balkans
Central Europe.