New Lords Member announced

27 October 2010

Downing Street has announced Sir Jock Stirrup will be joining the House of Lords as a Crossbench life Peer on his retirement as Chief of the Defence Staff.

Sir Jock Stirrup has occupied the role of Chief of the Defence Staff for over four and a half years since taking over in April 2006.

He will join the House of Lords at a later date; his title will also be decided at a later date.

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