Lord King of Bridgwater

Lord King of Bridgwater

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord King of Bridgwater CH

Name

Thomas King

Party/group

Conservative

Joined the Lords

9 July 2001

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979
contactholmember@parliament.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Secretary of State for Defence 1989-92
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland 1985-89
Secretary of State for Employment 1983-85
Secretary of State for Environment 1983-83
Minister of State (Department of Environment) (Local Government) 1979-83
Committee House Date
Inquiries Act 2005 Committee Lords 2013-14
Draft Enhanced Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2012-12
Communications Committee (L) Lords 2007-10
BBC Charter Review Committee Lords 2005-06
EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy Lords 2003-06
Draft Civil Contingencies Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2003-03
Intelligence and Security (Joint Committee) (Chair) Commons 1994-01
Intelligence and Security (Joint Committee) Commons 1994-01
Constituency Date
Bridgwater 1970-01

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Non-Executive Director, London International Exhibitions Centre plc
    • Non-Executive Director, London International Exhibitions Centre (Holdings) Ltd
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • London and Stamford Property plc (commercial property)
    • Jardine Matheson Holdings (Singapore Register) (diversified industrials)
  • 5: Land and property

    • Minority partner in family farm, cottages and woodland in Wiltshire
  • 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

    • Invitation to lunch, 19 June 2014, with Conservative Middle East Council (CMEC), as guest of CMEC
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Vice President, Royal Bath and West Society
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Vice President, Exmoor Society
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Vice President, Brainwave (charity for handicapped children)