Roger Bootle-Wilbraham SKELMERSDALE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1945-04-02
Education Eton, Lord Wandsworth Coll, Somerset Coll of Agriculture, Hadlow Coll
Publications N/A
Recreations gardening, reading, bridge, walking
Clubs N/A
Style The Rt Hon Lord Skelmersdale
Career horticulturist; dir Broadleigh Nurseries 1991- (md 1973-81); pres Somerset Tst for Nature Conservation 1980-, pres Br Naturalists Assoc 1980-95; Lord-in-Waiting to HM The Queen 1981-86; Parly under sec of state: DOE 1986-87, DHSS 1987-88, DSS 1988-89, NI Office (DHSS and Agric) 1989-90; dep chm of Ctees House of Lords 1991-95, dep speaker House of Lords 1995-2003, elected to sit in House of Lords 1999, oppn whip 2003-05, spokesman on work and pensions 2005-10, dep chm of ctees 2010-; parly conslt 1991-96; memb Jt Ctee on Statutory Instruments 1991-2003, memb Sub-Ctee B (Euro energy, industry and tport) 1996-2003, memb House of Lords Procedure Ctee 1997-2000, memb Communications Ctee 2010-; pres Taunton Dene Cons Assoc 2011-; vice-chm co-En-Co (Cncl for Environmental Conservation) 1979-81, pres Somerset Opera 1980-, chm The Stroke Assoc 1993-2004, pres Somerset Contract Bridge Assoc 2008-; govr Castle Sch Taunton 1992-96; memb RHS, tstee Hestercombe Gardens Tst 2001-08; FLS
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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