The Rt Hon. the Lord Whitty
- Life peer
The Rt Hon. the Lord Whitty was born John Lawrence Whitty on 15 June 1943 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 21 October 1996.
He has in the past sat on Trade Union Political Funds and Political Party Funding Committee
In the past, Lord Whitty has held the position of Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Food, Farming and Sustainable Energy) (2003 to 2005), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (2001 to 2003) in government.
Lord Whitty has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Employment and training; Energy and environment; European Union; Housing and planning; Transport
UK Areas - Northern Ireland; London; South West
World Areas - China; Europe; Japan; Latin America; South America