The Rt Hon. the Lord West of Spithead GCB DSC
- Life peer
The Rt Hon. the Lord West of Spithead GCB DSC was born Alan William John West on 21 April 1948 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 09 July 2007.
Currently sitting on the National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (since December 2015), Lord West of Spithead does not chair at this time.
He has in the past sat on National Security Strategy (Joint Committee)
In the past, Lord West of Spithead has held the position of Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (Security and Counter-terrorism) (2007 to 2010) in government.
Lord West of Spithead has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Defence; Energy and environment; International affairs; Museums; Science and technology; Transport
UK Areas - Cornwall; Devon; Dorset; Hampshire; Isle of Wight; Thames Estuary; Scotland
World Areas - Middle East; South East Asia; Far East; Nordic nations; Falkirk Islands and other South Atlantic dependencies