Lord Collins of Highbury

Lord Collins of Highbury

Full title

The Lord Collins of Highbury

Name

Raymond Collins

Party/group

Labour

Joined the Lords

20 January 2011

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 1675
collinsr@parliament.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Spokesperson (International Development) 2013-
Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) 2012-13
Opposition Whip (Lords) 2011-

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
General Secretary The Labour Party 2008-11
Member Labour Party National Constitutional Committee 2001-08
Member Labour Party National Policy Forum 1997-03

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Assistant General Secretary Unite the Union (Transport and General Workers Union) 1999-08
National Officer Transport and General Workers Union 1984-99

Member's focus

Policy
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Culture, media and sport
Employment and training
Health services and medicine
International affairs
Parliament, government and politics
Equalities
Social mobility
Diabetes
UK
London
World
Spain
Bermuda
Latin America

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Consultant, Embignell Limited (holding company whose main subsidiary, Union Income Benefit Holdings Limited, is engaged in insurance, prepaid card services and print management services)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Director, Lionel Cooke Memorial Fund Limited (limited company)
    • Director, Drayton Park Management RTM Company Limited
    • Chair of the Board of Directors, Enterprise The Business Credit Union Limited ( a savings and loans co-operative regulated by the FSA and trading also as DotComUnity Credit Union)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Member of Governing Body, Ruskin College, Oxford