Lord Hoyle

Lord Hoyle is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 15 May 1997. His full title is The Lord Hoyle, and his given name is Eric Douglas Harvey Hoyle. Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1974.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Lord Hoyle, including posts and roles held.

Current

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Previous

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Representations

Warrington North
Elected 3 times
9 June 1983 - 1 May 1997
Commons
Warrington
Elected 1 time
16 July 1981 - 9 June 1983
Commons
Nelson and Colne
Elected 1 time
10 October 1974 - 3 May 1979
Commons

Elections contested

Nelson and Colne
3 May 1979
Commons
Nelson and Colne
28 February 1974
Commons
Nelson and Colne
18 June 1970
Commons
Clitheroe
15 October 1964
Commons

Government posts

Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
HM Household
15 May 1997 - 9 April 1999
Lords

Other posts

Party Chair, Labour Party
1 July 1994 - 1 July 1995
Commons
Chair, Parliamentary Labour Party
20 April 1992 - 1 May 1997
Commons
Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee
1 July 1983 - 1 July 1985
Commons
Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee
1 July 1978 - 1 July 1982
Commons

House membership

Commons
Doug Hoyle
16 July 1981 - 1 May 1997
Commons
Doug Hoyle
10 October 1974 - 3 May 1979

Committee memberships

Procedure and Privileges Committee
2 December 2003 - 7 May 2005
Lords