Baroness Shephard of Northwold

Baroness Shephard of Northwold

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Baroness Shephard of Northwold


Gillian Shephard



Joined the Lords

21 June 2005

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5353
Fax: 0207 219 5979


UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State 1998-99
Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 1997-98
Secretary of State for Education and Employment 1995-97
Secretary of State for Education and Science 1994-95
Secretary of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food 1993-94
Secretary of State for Employment 1992-93
Minister of State (HM Treasury) 1990-92
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Social Security) 1989-90
Committee House Date
Affordable Childcare Lords 2014-
Mental Capacity Act 2005 Committee Lords 2013-14
Public Service and Demographic Change Committee Lords 2012-13
Draft House of Lords Reform Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2011-12
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2006-10
Selection, Committee of (L) Lords 2006-11
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee Commons 2001-05
Modernisation of the House of Commons Commons 1997-98
Social Services Commons 1988-88
Constituency Date
South West Norfolk 1987-05

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • President, Video Standards Council
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Board, Continuing Education Department, Oxford University
    • Chairman of Council, Royal Veterinary College
    • Chairman, Institute of Education, London
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • President, Norfolk Association of Local Councils
    • Chairman, East of England Biofuels Forum
    • Commissioner, Fawcett Society