Lord Hylton

Lord Hylton

Full title

The Lord Hylton

Name

Raymond Jolliffe

Party/group

Crossbench

Joined the Lords

6 June 1968

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 3883
contactholmember@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Selection, Committee of (L) Lords 2008-13

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Elected Member House of Lords 1999-
Crossbench Member House of Lords 1982-
Member Frome Rural District Council 1968-71
Councillor Somerset- 2 Levels 1968-80
Conservative Member House of Lords 1968-82

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Farmer and Forester Own property 1967-
Regional Director Abbeyfield Society 1962-64
Assistant Private Secretary Governor-General of Canada 1960-62

Public life

Post Organisation Date
President NIACRO (Northern Ireland Association for Care and Resettlement of Offenders) 1988-09
Deputy Lieutenant Somerset 1975-90
c/o Founder and Trustee The Ammerdown Centre 1973-
Chairman National Federation of Housing Associations 1970-73

Member's focus

Policy
Agriculture and rural affairs
Asylum, immigration and nationality
Ecumenism
European Union
Housing and planning
Human rights and minorities
Inter-faith dialogue
International affairs
Prisoners
Refugees
Social justice in England
UK
Somerset
South West England
World
Bosnia
Egypt
Former Soviet Union
Iraq
Ireland
Israel
Kosovo
Middle East
Palestine
Turkey

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Company Director, Middle East Economic Forum Ltd
  • 5: Land and property

    • Family landholdings in Surrey
    • Landholdings and farms in Somerset including residential properties
    • Woodland in Somerset
  • 7: Overseas visits

    • Visit to Cairo, Egypt, 31 January - 3 February 2014, as member of a parliamentary delegation from both Houses to study the impact and prospects of the new constitution for Egypt; entire cost of visit (air fares, hotel, meals and local travel) was paid for by the Mohamed Farid Khamis Foundation
    • Visit to Paphos, Cyprus, 3-7 March 2014, to attend a conference bringing together religious and other leaders from Iraq, Israel and Palestine; Flights and accommodation paid by the David Dangoor Foundation
    • Visit to Cairo, Egypt, 13-16 June 2014, as member of a visiting group from British Friends of Egypt APPG; funding for visit (air fares, hotel, meals and local travel) was made available through British University in Egypt
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, Ammerdown Centre Ltd
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Member of Court, Bath University
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Trustee, Forward Thinking
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Chairman, MICOM (linking Republic of Moldova & Northern Ireland)
    • Chairman, Advisory Council, Foundation for Reconciliation and Relief in Middle East
    • President, PEOPLE (after-care of prisoners in Somerset)
    • President, Kilmersdon Rural Housing Association