John Roddick Russell MacGregor MacGREGOR OF PULHAM MARKET

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1937-02-14
Education Merchiston Castle Sch Edinburgh, Univ of St Andrews, KCL
Publications N/A
Recreations music (especially opera), gardening, travel, conjuring
Clubs N/A
Style The Rt Hon the Lord MacGregor of Pulham Market, OBE
Career univ admin 1961-62; former chm: Fedn of Univ Cons and Unionist Assocs, Bow Gp; first pres Cons and Christian Democratic Youth Community; editorial staff New Society 1962-63, special asst to PM 1963-64, Cons Res Dept 1964-65, head of Ldr of Oppn's Private Office 1965-68; with Hill Samuel 1968-79 (dir 1973-79); MP (Cons) Norfolk S Feb 1974-2001, oppn whip 1977-79, a Lord Cmmr of the Treasy (Govt whip) 1979-81, Parly Under Sec for Trade and Industry incl responsiblity for small businesses 1981-83, Min of State for Agric Fisheries and Food 1983-85, Chief Sec to the Treasy 1985-87, Min for Agric Fisheries and Food 1987-89, Sec of State for Educn 1989-90, Lord Pres of the Council and Leader of the Commons 1990-92, Sec of State for Transport 1992-94; chm House of Lords Economic Affrs Select Ctee 2010-; non-exec dep chm Hill Samuel Bank 1994-96; non-exec dir: Associated British Foods plc 1994-2007, Slough Estates plc 1995-2006, Uniq plc (formerly Unigate plc) 1996-2005, London and Manchester Gp 1996-98; Friends Provident 1998-2007, Supervisory Bd DAF Trucks NV 2000-09; vice-pres: Assoc of County Cncls 1995-97, Local Govt Assoc 1997-99; memb: Cncl KCL 1996-2002, Ctee for Standards in Public Life 1997-2003; dep chm: Governing Bodies Assoc 1998-2002, Assoc of Governing Bodies of Ind Schs 2002-06; chm of tstees: Segro Pension Fund 2006-10, Br Energy Pension Fund 2007-, Anglian Water Pension Fund 2009-12, Eggborough Power Ltd Pension Fund 2010-; chm St Andrews (Ecumenical) Tst 2006-12; High Steward Norwich Cathedral 2007- (memb Cncl 2002-); Hon LLD Univ of Westminster 1995; MInstD (memb then chm Cncl 1996-2005); FKC 1989
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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