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The Baroness Massey of Darwen

Life peer


The Baroness Massey of Darwen was born Doreen Elizabeth Massey on 05 September 1938 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 26 July 1999.


Currently sitting on the EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee (since June 2015), Baroness Massey of Darwen does not chair at this time.

She has in the past sat on Affordable Childcare (Jun 2014 to Feb 2015), Information Committee (Lords) (Jun 2010 to Mar 2015), Works of Art Committee (Lords) (Nov 2007 to May 2012), Draft Children (Contact) and Adoption Bill (Joint Committee) (Feb 2005 to Jul 2005), Selection, Committee of (Lords) (Nov 2004 to Nov 2008), EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (Dec 2003 to May 2005), Committee On Religious Offences (May 2002 to Apr 2003), Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (Jun 2001 to Nov 2003), Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (Mar 1998 to Apr 2010).

Focus Areas

Baroness Massey of Darwen has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Children; Communities and families; Culture, media and sport; Education; Health services and medicine
UK Areas - Lancashire; Sussex
World Areas - Europe, France; Russia; USA

You can contact Baroness Massey of Darwen in the following ways:


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 0207 219 8653

Fax : 0207 219 5979

Email : masseyd@parliament.uk