Lord Mason of Barnsley

Leave of Absence since 25 June 2012

Lord Mason of Barnsley

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Mason of Barnsley DL


Roy Mason



Joined the Lords

20 October 1987


UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Secretary of State 1979-81
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland 1976-79
Secretary of State for Defence 1974-76
Shadow Secretary of State 1970-74
President of the Board of Trade 1969-70
Minister (Ministry of Power) 1968-69
Postmaster General (Post Office) 1968-68
Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Defence Equipment) 1967-68
Minister of State (Board of Trade) (Shipping) 1964-67
Committee House Date
Refreshment Sub Committee Lords 1989-92
House of Lords Offices Committee Lords 1989-92
Members' Interests Commons 1983-87
Constituency Date
Barnsley Central 1983-87
Barnsley 1953-83