Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Lord Stoddart of Swindon

Full title

The Lord Stoddart of Swindon


David Stoddart


Independent Labour

Joined the Lords

14 September 1983

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5402
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Post Date
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 1976-77
Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) 1975-76
Committee House Date
European Union Committee (L) Lords 1995-97
EU Sub-Committee E Lords 1995-97
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 1989-92
Select Committee on Broadcasting Lords 1986-93
Overseas Trade Committee Lords 1984-86
Televising of Proceedings of the House Lords 1984-86
Energy Commons 1979-83
Nationalised Industries: Sub-Committee E Commons 1978-79
Nationalised Industries: Sub-Committee B Commons 1978-79
Nationalised Industries Commons 1978-79
Constituency Date
Swindon 1970-83

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Leader Reading County Borough Council 1967-72
Opposition Leader Reading County Borough Council 1963-67
Councillor Reading County Borough Council 1954-72

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Power Station Administration Central Electricity Generating Board 1952-71

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chairman Global Britain 1997-
President British Trolleybus Society 1987-
Chairman Campaign for an Independent Britain 1986-09
Chairman, land & works Thames Valley Water Board 1968-72

Member's focus

Energy and environment
European Union ANTI
Housing and planning
Parliament, government and politics

Register of Interests

  • 8: Gifts, benefits and hospitality

    • 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
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President & Trustee, British Trolleybus Association