Rt Hon Sir Alan Beith

Retired: 30 March 2015
Rt Hon Sir Alan Beith

Constituency

  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 2010 - 2015
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 2005 - 2010
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 2001 - 2005
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1997 - 2001
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1992 - 1997
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1987 - 1992
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1983 - 1987
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1979 - 1983
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1974 - 1979
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1974 - 1974
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed 1973 - 1974

Party

  • Liberal Democrat 1988 - 2015
  • Liberal 1973 - 1988

Member of Parliament

  • 08 November 1973 - 30 March 2015

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Berwick-upon-Tweed 1973-15
Contested Berwick-upon-Tweed General Election 1970

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) 2001-02
Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) 1995-97
Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) 1994-99
Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury) 1987-94
Shadow Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs) 1985-87
Opposition Whip (Commons) 1976-87

Select committees

Post House Date
National Policy Statements Sub-Committee (Chair) Commons 2010-15
National Policy Statements Sub-Committee Commons 2010-15
National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) Commons 2010-15
Committee on Issue of Privilege (Police Searches on Parliamentary Estate) Commons 2009-10
Justice Committee (Chair) Commons 2007-15
Justice Committee Commons 2007-15
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Commons 2006-10
Liaison Committee (Commons) (Chair) Commons 2010-15
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 2003-15
Constitutional Affairs (Chair) Commons 2003-07
Constitutional Affairs Commons 2003-07
Intelligence and Security (Joint Committee) Commons 2001-08
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Commons 2001-05
Procedure Committee Commons 2000-01
Treasury & Civil Service Commons 1987-94
Privileges Commons 1986-87
Liaison Committee (Commons) Commons 1983-85
House of Commons (Services): Accomodation & Administration Sub-Committee Commons 1983-85
Procedure Committee Commons 1978-87
Committee of Selection Commons 1978-83