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The Baroness Bakewell DBE

Life peer


The Baroness Bakewell DBE was born Joan Dawson Bakewell on 16 April 1933 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 21 January 2011.


Currently sitting on the Artificial Intelligence Committee (since June 2017), Lord Speaker's Advisory Panel on Works of Art (since January 2017), Baroness Bakewell does not chair at this time.

She has in the past sat on Works of Art Committee (Lords) (Jun 2015 to Aug 2016), Communications Committee (May 2012 to Mar 2015).

Focus Areas

Baroness Bakewell has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Crime, civil law, justice and rights; Culture, media and sport; Health services and medicine
UK Areas - East Anglia; North West England; South West England
World Areas - Brazil; India; South Asia; Turkey;

You can contact Baroness Bakewell in the following ways:


House of Lords, London , SW1A 0PW

Phone : 020 7219 2921

Email : contactholmember@parliament.uk



External/Private Office

Private Office

Email : joanbakewell@googlemail.com