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The Rt Hon. the Lord Clark of Windermere

Life peer


The Rt Hon. the Lord Clark of Windermere was born David George Clark on 19 October 1939 in Scotland, and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 02 July 2001. He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for South Shields and Colne Valley.


In the past, Lord Clark of Windermere has held the position of Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (1997 to 1998) in government.

He was Shadow Secretary of State (1992 to 1997), Shadow Secretary of State (1987 to 1992), Shadow Secretary of State (1986 to 1987), Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) (1981 to 1986) in opposition.

Focus Areas

Lord Clark of Windermere has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Agriculture, animals, food and rural affairs; Defence; Education; Energy and environment; Health services and medicine; Parliament, government and politics
UK Areas - North of England
World Areas - Australia/New Zealand; Europe, USA

You can contact Lord Clark of Windermere in the following ways:


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 020 7219 2558

Fax : 020 7219 5979

Email : clarkd@parliament.uk