Lord Liddle

Lord Liddle

Full title

The Lord Liddle


Roger Liddle



Joined the Lords

19 June 2010

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7340 2202 / 07816 114 237

External/Private Office

Holme Cultrum House, Abbeytown, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 4SP
Tel: 016973 61665

External/Private Office

57 Cleaver Square, London, SE11 4EA

External/Private Office

C/O Emma Kinloch, Policy Network, 11 Tufton Street, SW1P 3QB
Tel: 0207 340 2200


UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Innovation and Skills) 2013-
Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 2012-
Opposition Whip (Lords) 2010-13
Committee House Date
European Union Committee (L) Lords 2010-11

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Councillor Cumbria County Council 2013-
Councillor Lambeth Borough Council 1982-86
Councillor Oxford City Council 1971-76

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Adviser European Commission 2004-07
Europe Adviser Prime Minister 1997-04
Managing Director Prima Europe Ltd 1987-97

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Pro Chancellor Lancaster University 2013-
Director University of Cumbria 2009-13
Chair Policy Network 2009-
Chair Cumbria Vision 2007-10
Principal Adviser President of the European Commission 2006-07
Cabinet Member Trade Commissioner, European Commission 2004-06
Specialist Adviser Secretary of State for Transport 1976-79

Member's focus

Business, industry and consumers
Economy and finance
European Union
International affairs
Parliament, government and politics
North of England

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Chair, Policy Network and Communications Ltd (think tank)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • I have co-authored a report which the City of London Corporation commissioned Policy Network to write on developments in thinking on the regulation of financial services in the European Union
    • Councillor, Cumbria County Council
  • 6: Sponsorship

    • Personal assistant at Policy Network carries out secretarial work which includes work in relation to the Member's parliamentary duties
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Pro-Chancellor, University of Lancaster