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The Baroness Byford DBE

Life peer


The Baroness Byford DBE was born Hazel Byford on 14 January 1941 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 15 October 1996.


Currently sitting on the Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 Committee (since June 2017), Baroness Byford does not chair at this time.

She has in the past sat on Information Committee (Lords) (Jun 2015 to Aug 2016), EU Sub Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy (Feb 2013 to Mar 2015), EU Sub Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries, Environment and Energy (May 2012 to Oct 2012), EU Sub-Committee D - Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment (Jun 2010 to May 2012), Draft Marine Bill (Joint Committee) (May 2008 to Jul 2008).

Focus Areas

Baroness Byford has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Agriculture, animals, food and rural affairs; Communities and families; Energy and environment
UK Areas - Leicestershire; Suffolk

You can contact Baroness Byford in the following ways:


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 0207 219 3095

Email : byfordh@parliament.uk