Lord Beecham

Lord Beecham

Full title

The Lord Beecham


Jeremy Beecham



Joined the Lords

20 July 2010

Contact details

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

Web & Social media


UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Spokesperson (Justice) 2012-
Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) 2010-
Shadow Spokesperson (Health) 2010-12
Committee House Date
Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill [HL] Lords 2013-13
Special Public Bill Committee Lords 2012-12

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Local Government Association 1991-04
Chairman Association of Metropolitan Authorities 1991-97
Leader Newcastle City Council 1977-97
Councillor Newcastle City Council 1967-

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Commissioner English Heritage 1983-87
President Beecham Peacock Solicitors 1968-02

Member's focus

Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Health services and medicine
Housing and planning
Parliament, government and politics
Regional Policy
Social services
North East England

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Member, Newcastle City Council
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Consultant, Beecham Peacock Solicitors, Newcastle upon Tyne
    • Director, Theatre Royal Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Vice President, Local Government Association
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Age Concern Newcastle
    • President, Newcastle Choral Society
    • Vice President, Community Foundation, Newcastle upon Tyne
    • Vice President, Newcastle Council for Voluntary Service
    • Vice Chairman, New Israel Fund