Kenneth Wilfred Baker BAKER OF DORKING

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1934-11-03
Education St Paul's, Magdalen Coll Oxford
Publications N/A
Recreations collecting books and caricatures
Clubs Athenaeum, Garrick
Style The Rt Hon Lord Baker of Dorking, CH, PC
Career Nat Serv Lt Gunners N Africa 1953-55, artillery instr to Libyan Army; industrial conslt; memb Twickenham BC 1960-62; contested (Cons): Poplar 1964, Acton 1966; MP (Cons): Acton 1968-70, St Marylebone 1970-83, Mole Valley 1983-97; memb Public Accounts Ctee 1969-70, Parly sec CSD 1972-74, PPS to Ldr of Oppn 1974-75, memb Exec 1922 Ctee 1975-81, min of state for industry (special responsibility for IT) 1981-84, min for local govt DOE 1984-85, sec of state for the environment 1985-86, sec of state for educn and science 1986-89, chm of the Cons Party and Chllr of the Duchy of Lancaster 1989-90, home sec 1990-92, chm Information Ctee House of Lords 2002-07, memb House Ctee 2007-12; chm Hansard Soc 1978-81, sec gen UN Conf of Parliamentarians on World Population and Devpt 1978; chm: The Belmont Press (London) Ltd 1999-2010, Business Serve plc 2000-06, Northern Edge Ltd 2000-05, Monstermob Ltd 2001-06, Teather & Greenwood 2004-07; dir: Hanson plc 1992-2005, Videotron Corporation Ltd 1992-97, Wavetek Corporation 1992-98, Bell Cablemedia plc 1994-97, Millennium Chemicals Inc 1996-2004, Genting UK plc 2001-, Graphite Resources Ltd 2008-12; advsr: Cross Border Enterprises LLC, Trilantic Capital Partners 2009-; pres Royal London Soc for the Blind 2000-10, chm Edge Educn Fndn, chm Baker Dearing Educnl Tst 2010-, vice-chm Cartoon Museum, tstee Booker Prize Fndn
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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