The Rt Hon. the Lord Cope of Berkeley
- Life peer
The Rt Hon. the Lord Cope of Berkeley was born John Ambrose Cope on 13 May 1937 , and is a Conservative Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 04 October 1997. He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for Northavon and South Gloucestershire.
He has in the past sat on House Committee (Lords)
In the past, Lord Cope of Berkeley has held the position of Paymaster General (HM Treasury) (1992 to 1994), Minister of State (Northern Ireland Office) (1989 to 1990), Minister of State (Department of Employment) (1987 to 1989), Treasurer of HM Household (Deputy Chief Whip) (1983 to 1987), Lord Commissioner (HM Treasury) (Whip) (1981 to 1983), Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (1979 to 1981) in government.
He was Deputy Chair & Treasurer, Conservative Party.
Lord Cope of Berkeley has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Parliament, government and politics; Small and medium sized enterprises
UK Areas - Northern Ireland; West of England
World Areas - Palestine