Gordon Johnson Borrie BORRIE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1931-03-13
Education John Bright GS Llandudno, Univ of Manchester (LLB, LLM)
Publications N/A
Recreations gastronomy, piano playing, travel
Clubs Reform, Garrick, Pratt's
Style The Rt Hon Lord Borrie, QC
Career Nat Serv Army Legal Servs, HQ Br Cwlth Forces Korea 1952-54; called to the Bar Middle Temple 1952, bencher 1980, in practice 1954-57, lectr then sr lectr Coll of Law 1957-64; Univ of Birmingham: sr lectr 1965-68, prof of Eng law and dir Inst of Judicial Admin 1969-76, dean Law Faculty 1974-76; DG Office of Fair Trading 1976-92, chm Commission on Social Justice 1992-94, pres Inst of Trading Standards Admin 1992-97, chm Direct Mktg Authy 1997-2000; dir: Woolwich Building Society (now Woolwich plc) 1992-2000, Three Valleys Water Services plc 1992-2003, Mirror Group Newspapers plc 1993-99, Telewest plc 1994-2001, General Utilities plc 1998-2003; chm: Accountancy Fndn 2000-03, Advtg Standards Authy 2001-07, Cncl Ombudsman for Estate Agents 2007-09; govr Birmingham Coll of Commerce 1966-70; former memb Law Cmmn Advsy Panel for Contract Law; memb: Parole Bd 1971-74, Cncl Consumers' Assoc 1972-75, Equal Opportunities Cmmn 1975-76; contested: (Lab) Croydon NE 1955, Ilford South 1959; Hon LLD: City of London Poly (now City of London Univ) 1989, Univ of Manchester 1990, Univ of Hull 1991, Univ of Dundee 1993, UWE 1997, Univ of Nottingham 2005; hon dr Nottingham Trent Univ 1996; hon memb SPTL 1989, FRSA 1982
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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