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The Lord Lexden OBE

Life peer


The Lord Lexden OBE was born Alastair Cooke on 20 April 1945 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 23 December 2010.


Currently sitting on the Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (since July 2017), Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee) (since July 2017), Lord Lexden does not chair at this time.

He has in the past sat on Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (Jun 2015 to Apr 2017), Constitution Committee (May 2012 to Mar 2015).

Focus Areas

Lord Lexden has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Education; Northern Ireland; Parliament, government and politics; Gay Issues; The Commonwealth
UK Areas - Essex; London; Northern Ireland
World Areas - Republic of Ireland

You can contact Lord Lexden in the following ways:




House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 0207 219 8216

Fax : 020 7219 5979

Email : lexdena@parliament.uk