Peter Alexander Rupert Carington CARRINGTON

Biography

Gender Male
Titles sits as Baron Carington of Upton (Life Peer UK 1999), of Upton, Co Nottinghamshire
Birthdate 1919-06-06
Education Eton, RMC Sandhurst
Publications N/A
Recreations N/A
Clubs Pratt's, White's
Style The Rt Hon the Lord Carrington, KG, GCMG, CH, MC, PC
Career served as Maj Grenadier Gds NW Europe; Parly sec Miny of Agric and Fisheries 1951-54, MOD 1954-56, high cmmr to Australia 1956-59, First Lord of Admiralty 1959-63, min without portfolio and ldr of House of Lords 1963-64, ldr of oppn House of Lords 1964-70 and 1974-79; sec of state: for defence 1970-74, Dept of Energy 1974; min of aviation supply 1971-74; sec of state for foreign and Cwlth affrs and min of overseas devpt 1979-82; chm Cons Party 1972-74, sec gen NATO 1984-88, chm EC Peace Conf on Yugoslavia 1991-92; chm GEC 1983-84 (dir 1982-84); dir: Christie's International plc 1988-98 (chm 1988-93), The Telegraph plc 1990-2004; non-exec dir Chime Communications 1993-99; JP Bucks 1948, DL 1951; fell Eton 1966-81; memb Int Bd United World Colls 1982-84, chm Bd of Tstees V&A 1983-88; chllr: Order of St Michael and St George 1984-94, Univ of Reading 1992-2007, Order of the Garter 1994-2013 (pres 1994-); pres: Pilgrims 1983-2002, VSO 1993-98; hon fell St Antony's Coll Oxford 1982, hon bencher Middle Temple 1983, hon elder Brother Trinity House 1984; Hon LLD Univs of: Leeds 1981, Cambridge 1981, Philippines 1982, S Carolina 1983, Aberdeen 1985, Harvard 1986, Sussex 1989, Reading 1989, Buckingham 1989, Nottingham 1993, Birmingham 1993; Hon DCL: Univ of Newcastle upon Tyne 1998, Univ of Oxford 2003; Hon DSc Cranfield 1983, Hon DUniv Essex; Liveryman Worshipful Co of Clothworkers
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