The Rt Hon. the Lord Davies of Oldham
- Life peer
The Rt Hon. the Lord Davies of Oldham was born Bryan Davies on 09 November 1939 , and is a Labour Life peer sitting in the House of Lords since 03 October 1997. He previously sat in the House Of Commons as MP for Oldham Central and Royton and Enfield North.
Lord Davies of Oldham is currently Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury), an opposition position he has held since October 2010.
In the past, Lord Davies of Oldham has held the position of Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (and Deputy Chief Whip) (2009 to 2010), Captain of the Queen's Bodyguard of the Yeomen of the Guard (HM Household) (Deputy Chief Whip, House of Lords) (2003 to 2010), Lords in Waiting (Whips) (2000 to 2003), Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (1979 to 1979) in government.
He was Shadow Spokesperson (Wales) (2010 to 2013), Shadow Spokesperson (Transport) (2010 to 2015), Shadow Spokesperson (Business, Innovation and Skills) (1993 to 1997) in opposition.
Lord Davies of Oldham has the following focus areas :
Policy Interests - Economy and finance; Education; Employment and training; Transport
UK Areas - Enfield; Greater Manchester
World Areas - Nepal; Sri Lanka; Michigan, USA