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The Rt Hon. the Lord Steel of Aikwood KT KBE PC

Life peer


The Rt Hon. the Lord Steel of Aikwood KT KBE PC was born David Steel on 31 March 1938 , and is a Liberal Democrat Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 06 June 1997. He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for Tweeddale Ettrick and Lauderdale and Roxburgh Selkirk and Peebles.


He was Presiding Officer, Scottish Parliament, Joint Founder, Social & Liberal Democrats, Leader of the Liberal Party.

Focus Areas

Lord Steel of Aikwood has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Constitutional reform; European Union; International affairs; Parliament, government and politics; Scotland
UK Areas - Scottish Borders
World Areas - Africa; China (including Taiwan); Middle East

You can contact Lord Steel of Aikwood in the following ways:


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Phone : 020 7219 4433

Email : steeld@parliament.uk