Patricia Lesley Hollis HOLLIS OF HEIGHAM

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1941-05-24
Education Plympton GS, Univ of Cambridge (MA), Univ of Calif Berkeley, Columbia Univ NY, Nuffield Coll Oxford (MA, DPhil)
Books & Publications
Recreations singing, boating on the broads, domesticity
Clubs N/A
Style The Rt Hon Baroness Hollis of Heigham, PC, DL
Career Harkness fell 1962-64, Nuffield scholar 1964-67; UEA: lectr in modern history 1967-79, sr lectr 1979-85, reader 1985-90, dean Sch of English and American Studies 1988-90; oppn whip 1990-97, oppn spokesperson on social security, disability, local govt and housing 1992-97, Parly under sec of state DSS 1997-2001, min for children and the family Dept of Work and Pensions 2001-05; cncllr: Norwich City Cncl 1968-91 (ldr 1983-88), Norfolk CC 1981-85; Parly candidate Great Yarmouth 1974 and 1979; memb: E Anglia Economic Planning Cncl 1975-79, Govt Cmmn on Housing 1975-77, RHA 1979-83, BBC Regnl Advsy Ctee 1979-83, Press Cncl 1989-91, Bd Pensions Advsy Serv 2006-; dir Radio Broadland 1983-95; nat cmmr English Heritage 1988-91; tstee History of Parl Tst 2005-, Sainsbury tstee UEA 2006-; hon fell Girton Coll Cambridge 2000; Hon DLitt: Anglia Poly Univ 1995, London Guildhall Univ 2001; Hon DUniv Open 2000; FRHistS
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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