Lord Lawson of Blaby

Lord Lawson of Blaby is a Conservative Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 6 July 1992. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Lawson of Blaby, and his given name is Nigel Lawson. Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1974.

Parliamentary career

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Representations

Blaby
Elected 5 times
28 February 1974 - 9 April 1992
Commons

Elections contested

Eton and Slough
18 June 1970
Commons

Government posts

Chancellor of the Exchequer
HM Treasury
11 June 1983 - 25 October 1989
Commons
Secretary of State for Energy
Department of Energy
14 September 1981 - 10 June 1983
Commons
Financial Secretary (HM Treasury)
HM Treasury
6 May 1979 - 29 September 1981
Commons

House membership

Commons
Nigel Lawson
28 February 1974 - 9 April 1992

Committee memberships

Public Accounts Committee
3 May 1979 - 5 November 1981
Commons
Economic Affairs Committee
22 June 2010 - 30 March 2015
Lords
Economic Affairs Committee
29 November 2004 - 26 November 2008
Lords
EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee
12 June 2015 - 4 March 2016
Lords