Lord Newby

Lord Newby

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Newby OBE


Richard Newby


Liberal Democrat

Joined the Lords

25 September 1997

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW


UK Parliament

Post Date
Captain of the Queen's Bodyguard of the Yeoman of the Guard (HM Household) (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Lords) 2012-
Lords Spokesperson (HM Treasury) (Whip) 2012-
Committee House Date
Insurance Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee Lords 2014-
Refreshment Committee (L) Lords 2012-
Sub-Committee on Leave of Absence Lords 2012-
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2012-
Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (L) Lords 2012-
Administration and Works Committee (L) Lords 2012-
Selection, Committee of (L) Lords 2012-
Joint Committee on Security Lords 2012-
Accommodation Steering Group Lords 2012-
Draft Financial Services Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2011-11
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) Lords 2002-10
Economic Affairs Committee (L) Lords 2001-03
Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England Lords 1998-01

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Live Sport CIC 2010-
Chairman Live Consulting 2001-
Director Matrix Coms, Consultancy 1992-00
Corporate Affairs Director Rosehaugh PLC 1988-92
National Secretary and Chief Executie Social Democratic Party 1981-88
Administrator HM Customs and Excise 1974-81

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chairman International Development Through Sport 2008-
Chairman Sport at the Prince's Trust 1997-

Member's focus

Business, industry and consumers
Economy and finance
European Union.
South Africa

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • In receipt of ministerial salary
  • 5: Land and property

    • Flat in Lambeth owned jointly with wife, from which rental income is received
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Member of Advisory Board, CentreForum