Lord Waddington

Lord Waddington

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Waddington GCVO DL QC


David Waddington



Joined the Lords

4 December 1990

Contact details

External/Private Office

Old Bailiffs, South Cheriton, Nr Templecombe, BA8 OBH
Tel: 01963 371 662; Fax: 01963 371 601


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


UK Parliament

Post Date
Lord Privy Seal and Leader of the House of Lords 1990-92
Home Secretary 1989-90
Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury (Chief Whip) 1987-89
Minister of State (Home Office) 1983-87
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Employment) 1981-83
Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) 1979-81
Committee House Date
Works of Art Committee (L) Lords 2008-12
Draft Corruption Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2003-03
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2000-03
Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee (L) Lords 1998-02
Parliamentary Privilege (Joint Committee) Lords 1997-99
House of Lords Offices Committee Commons 1990-92
Finance and Staff Sub Committee Commons 1990-92
Procedure Committee (L) Commons 1990-92
Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (L) Commons 1990-93
Selection, Committee of (L) Commons 1990-92
Constituency Date
Ribble Valley 1983-90
Clitheroe 1979-83
Nelson & Colne 1968-74

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Governor and Commander in Chief BERMUDA 1992-97

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Recorder Crown Court 1971-90
Queen's Counsel 1971-

Member's focus

Asylum, immigration and nationality
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
European Union
International affairs
Parliament, government and politics

Register of Interests

  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Natural Justice