Baroness Fookes

Baroness Fookes

Full title

The Baroness Fookes DBE


Janet Fookes



Joined the Lords

30 September 1997

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Post Date
Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means 1992-97
Committee House Date
Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee (L) Lords 2013-
Communications Committee (L) Lords 2010-
Crossrail Bill Lords 2008-08
Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2004-04
Refreshment Committee (L) Lords 2003-07
Draft Mental Incapacity Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2003-03
Hybrid Instruments Committee (L) Lords 2001-10
Consolidation Bills (Joint Committee) Lords 1999-10
Televising of Proceedings of the House Commons 1987-89
Home Affairs Committee Commons 1983-92
Panel of Chairs Commons 1978-83
Expenditure: Arts & Home Office Sub-Committee (Chair) Commons 1978-79
Expenditure: Arts & Home Office Sub-Committee Commons 1978-79
Expenditure Commons 1978-79
Constituency Date
Plymouth, Drake 1974-97
Merton & Morden 1970-74

Register of Interests

  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Member, Board of Governors, Kelly College, Tavistock
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Chairman, Millennium Committee of the Fellowship of St Nicholas
    • Chairman, Vincent Lines Memorial Trust
    • Chairman, Welfare Fund for Companion Animals
    • Member, Council of Management of UK-Canada Colloquium
    • President & Trustee, League of Friends of Royal Eye Infirmary, Plymouth
    • President, SSAFA Forces Help (Sussex branch)
    • President, NSPCC (Hastings, Bexhill, Rye & District branch)
    • President, Friends of Derriford Hospital Kidney Unit
    • President, Chiropractic Patients' Association
    • President, War Widows Association of Great Britain
    • President, RSPCA (Plymouth & District Branch)
    • Vice President, Plymouth & District Leukaemia Fund
    • Vice President, RSPCA (nationally)
    • Vice President, SSAFA Forces Help (nationally)
    • Vice President, Stars Foundation for Cerebral Palsy (formerly SOS)
    • President, 1066 Branch, English Speaking Union
    • Chairman of Ambassadors, Plymouth and District, Tomorrow's People