The Rt Hon. the Viscount Hailsham QC
- Life peer
The Rt Hon. the Viscount Hailsham QC was born Douglas Hogg on 05 February 1945 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 12 October 2015. He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for Sleaford and North Hykeham and Grantham.
In the past, Viscount Hailsham has held the position of Secretary of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (1995 to 1997), Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (1990 to 1995), Minister of State (Department of Trade and Industry) (1989 to 1990), Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (1986 to 1989), Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (1983 to 1984) in government.