Baroness Masham of Ilton

Baroness Masham of Ilton

Full title

The Baroness Masham of Ilton DL


Susan Lilian



Joined the Lords

12 February 1970

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979

External/Private Office

Dykes Hill House, Masham, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 4NS
Tel: 01765 689 214; Fax: 01765 688 184

External/Private Office

46 Westminster Gardens, Marsham Street, London, SW1P 4JG


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
HIV and AIDS Committee in the United Kingdom Lords 2010-11
Administration and Works Committee (L) Lords 2005-09
Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I Lords 1998-99
EU Sub-Committee C Lords 1976-78

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Member Board of Visitors Wetherby Young Offenders Institution 1985-

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Chair Crime Prevention Working Group on Young People & Alcohol 1987-
Paralympic Athlete Paralympic Games, Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury 1960-68
Paralympic Athlete Stoke Mandeville Hospital International Games 1960-70

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Deputy Lieutenant North Yorkshire 1991-
Member North Yorkshire Family Health Authority 1990-96
Chair Phoenix House Drug Rehabilitation 1986-92
Member Yorkshire Regional Health Authority 1982-90
Board Member Winston Churchill Trust 1980-05
Founder and Chair, then Life President Spinal Injury Association 1974-
Member Peterlee and Newton Aycliffe New Town Corporation 1973-85
President North Yorkshire British Red Cross 1963-88
Chair Howard League Inquiry into Girls in Prison
Member Board London Lighthouse HIV/ AIDs
Member Science and Technology Sub Committee Resistance to Microbial Agents
Member NFU

Member's focus

Agriculture, animals, food and rural affairs
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Health services and medicine
Pro Life

Register of Interests

  • 5: Land and property

    • Two hundred acre farm belonging to estate in North Yorkshire
    • Sheep and Highland Pony stud
    • Small rural riding centre
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Dial UK
    • President, East Pennine Association of Churchill Fellows
    • President, Spinal Injuries Association
    • President, Voluntary Action, Wakefield District
    • President, Ripon's St Cecilia Orchestra
    • Vice President, Action for Dysphasic Adults
    • Vice President, Aspire
    • Vice President, British Horse Society
    • Vice President, British Sports Association for the Disabled
    • Vice President, Wheelpower
    • Vice President, CAB Trust
    • Vice President, Cleveland Rotofac Trust
    • Vice President, Digestive Disorders Foundation
    • Vice President, Haemophilia Society
    • Vice President, Mildmay Mission Hospital
    • Vice President, Mobilise Organisation
    • Vice President, National Council of Domiciliary Care Services
    • Vice President, National Home Care Council
    • Vice President, North East Kidney Association
    • Vice President, Northallerton & District Table Tennis League
    • Vice President, Ponies UK
    • Vice President, Riding for the Disabled
    • Vice President, RoSPA
    • Vice President, Speakability
    • Vice President, Stockpole Trust
    • Vice President, Tookay (North Yorkshire scouts and guides)
    • Vice President, Youth Clubs UK
    • Vice President, Snowdon Award Scheme