Lord Palmer

Lord Palmer

Full title

The Lord Palmer

Name

Adrian Palmer

Party/group

Crossbench

Joined the Lords

2 October 1990

Contact details

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

Biography

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
EU Sub-Committee D - Environment and Agriculture Lords 2007-10
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2006-07
Works of Art Committee (L) Lords 2005-09
Standing Orders (Private Bills) Committee (L) Lords 2004-
Refreshment Committee (L) Lords 2002-05
EU Sub-Committee D Lords 1999-03
Refreshment Sub Committee Lords 1997-99
Works of Art Committee (L) Lords 1995-02

Member's focus

Policy
Agriculture, animals, food and rural affairs
Culture, media and sport
Energy and environment
Transport
UK
Scottish Borders
World
Scotland
St Lucia

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Managing partner, family farming partnership
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • BP (oil)
    • Barclays plc (banking)
    • British American Tobacco plc
    • Fidelity Funds America Fund (banking)
    • Forth Ports plc
    • GlaxoSmithKline plc (pharmaceuticals)
    • PepsiCo Inc Capital Stock (leisure)
    • Royal Dutch Shell (oil)
  • 5: Land and property

    • Flat in London SW1, from which rental income is received
    • Farmland near Edinburgh; farmland and cottages in Berwickshire
    • Residual beneficiary of Patience Estate (St Lucia)
  • 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

    • Reception given by Food and Drink Federation, 1 July 2014
    • Reception given by Energy Institute, 8 July 2014
    • As a member of the Lords and Commons Cigar Club I receive regular hospitality and invitations to events during the course of the calendar year which together amount to more than £140 and all of which are paid for by the Tobacco Manufacturers’ Association
  • 9: Miscellaneous financial interests

    • House and garden is open by appointment to visiting public throughout the year and regularly on Thursdays and Sundays from mid-May to end September
    • FIM Timber Growth Fund (forestry)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Convenor, Lords and Commons Cigar and Pipe Smokers' Club
    • President, Renewable Energy Authority (transport division)