Lord Foulkes of Cumnock

The Rt Hon. the Lord Foulkes of Cumnock
George Foulkes
16 June 2005
Labour

Contact Details

The Rt Hon. the Lord Foulkes of Cumnock

Parliamentary

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Tel: 020 7219 3474

Fax: 020 7219 5979

Email: foulkesg@parliament.uk

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UK Parliament

Post Date
Minister of State (Scotland Office) Jan 2001 - May 2002
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for International Development) May 1997 - Jan 2001
Committee House Date
Procedure Committee (Lords) Jun 2015 -
Liaison Committee (Lords) Jun 2015 -
Soft Power Committee May 2013 - Mar 2014
EU Sub Committee C - External Affairs May 2012 - Mar 2015
EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection Oct 2011 - May 2012
National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) Dec 2010 - Jul 2013
European Union Committee Jun 2010 - Mar 2015
National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) Feb 2010 - May 2010
Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament Feb 2007 - May 2010
EU Sub-Committee F - Home Affairs Nov 2006 - Oct 2007
Draft Charities Bill (Joint Committee) Apr 2004 - Sep 2004
Foreign Affairs Overseas Development Sub-Committee Feb 1982 - May 1983
Foreign Affairs Committee Apr 1981 - Jun 1983
Constituency Date
Member for Carrick, Cumnock & Doon Valley Jun 1983 - May 2005
Member for South Ayrshire May 1979 - Jun 1983
Contested for Edinburgh, Pentlands Oct 1974
Contested for Edinburgh West Jun 1970

Political Life

Job title Organisation Date
MSP Scottish Parliament 2007 - 2011
Councillor Edinburgh Corporation 1970 - 1975
Councillor Lothian Region 1974 - 1979

Professional Life

Job title Organisation Date
President Scottish Union of Students 1965 - 1967
Director European League for Economic Cooperation 1968 - 1969
Director Enterprise Youth 1969 - 1973
Director Age Concern Scotland 1973 - 1979

Public Life

Job title Organisation Date
President The Caribbean Council 2011 -
Chair Caribbean Britain Business Council 2002 - 2011
Chair Heart of Mid Lothian Football Club 2004 - 2006
Chair GovNet Advisory Board 2006 - 2012
Governor Westminster Foundation for Democracy 2006 - 2012