Lord Lee of Trafford

Lord Lee of Trafford

Full title

The Lord Lee of Trafford

Name

John Lee

Party/group

Liberal Democrat

Joined the Lords

26 May 2006

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979
contactholmember@parliament.uk

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Employment) 1986-89
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence) (Procurement) 1983-86
Committee House Date
National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) Lords 2010-14
National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) Lords 2010-10
Refreshment Committee (L) Lords 2007-12
EU Sub-Committee B - Internal Market Lords 2006-07
Defence Committee Commons 1990-92
Constituency Date
Pendle 1983-92
Nelson & Colne 1979-83

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
High Sheriff Greater Manchester 1998-
Deputy Lieutenant Greater Manchester 1995-

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Christie Hospital NHS Trust 1992-98
Chairman Manchester Museum of Science and Industry 1990-01

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Member English Tourist Board 1992-99
Chairman Council of the National Youth Bureau 1980-83
Vice Chairman N.W. Conciliation Committee Race Relations Board 1972-77

Member's focus

Policy
Defence
Tourism
UK
North West England

Register of Interests

  • 1: Directorships

    • Chairman, Wellington Market Company plc (operators of traditional markets)
    • Director, Emerson Developments (Holdings) Ltd (property development & investment)
  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Chairman, Association of Leading Visitor Attractions
    • Financial and Commercial Consultant to Fort Vale Engineering Limited
  • 4: Shareholdings (b)

    • BBA Aviation plc (airport/aircraft services)
    • Christie Group plc (business & leisure industry services)
    • Cable & Wireless Communications plc (telecommunications)
    • James Fisher & Sons (marine services)
    • Gooch & Housego plc (acousto-optic/laser manufacturer)
    • Northbridge Industrial Services plc (hirer of power supply equipment)
    • Nichols plc (soft drinks supplier)
    • Park Group (cash savings schemes operations)
    • PZ Cussons plc (toiletries/cosmetics)
    • Quarto Group Inc (international publishers)
    • FW Thorpe plc (lighting products)
    • Treatt plc (flavour & fragrances)
    • United Drug plc (pharmaceuticals)
    • Wellington Market Company plc (operations of traditional markets)
    • Wynnstay Group plc (agricultural industry supplies/retailer)
    • Concurrent Technologies plc (software, e-business solutions)
    • Connect Group plc (formerly Smiths News plc) (newspaper and magazine wholesaler)
    • Vianet Group plc (formerly Brulines Ltd) (real-time monitoring systems and data management for leisure and forecourt services sectors)
    • Anpario plc (natural feed additives)
    • Air Partner plc (air charter company)
    • Charles Taylor Consulting plc (insurance services)
    • Lok'n'Store (personal & business storage)
    • McColl's Retail Group (independent neighbourhood retailer)
  • 7: Overseas visits

    • Visit to Belgium and France, 3-6 July 2014, as part of a parliamentary study tour of military cemeteries and battlefields; travel and accommodation paid by UK Defence Forum
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Governor and Chairman of Trustees, Withington Girls School
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Vice President, Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Lee Bakirgian Family Trust (charity)