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The Rt Hon. the Baroness Royall of Blaisdon

Life peer


The Rt Hon. the Baroness Royall of Blaisdon was born Janet Anne Royall on 20 August 1955 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 25 June 2004.


In the past, Baroness Royall of Blaisdon has held the position of Leader of the House of Lords and Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (2009 to 2010), Leader of the House of Lords and Lord President of the Council (Privy Council Office) (2008 to 2009), Chief Whip (House of Lords) (2008 to 2008) in government.

She was Shadow Spokesperson (Equalities and Women's Issues) (2011 to 2012), Shadow Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) (2010 to 2012), Shadow Spokesperson (Northern Ireland) (2010 to 2011), Shadow Leader of the House of Lords (2010 to 2015) in opposition.

Focus Areas

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Carers; Communities and families; Democratic engagement; Development; Education; European Union; Forests; Horticulture; Inequality; International affairs; Parliament, government and politics; Women; Young people
World Areas - EU; India; Latin America; Middle East; Turkey
UK Areas - Forest of Dean; South West

You can contact Baroness Royall of Blaisdon in the following ways:


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 020 7219 1435

Email : royallj@parliament.uk