Lord Prior of Brampton

Lord Prior of Brampton is a Non-affiliated Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 2 June 2015. His full title is The Lord Prior of Brampton, and his given name is David Prior. Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1997.

Parliamentary career

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


Shows current posts, roles, party affiliation and other relevant information.


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North Norfolk
Elected 1 time
1 May 1997 - 7 June 2001

Party affiliation

1 May 1997 - 3 October 2018

Elections contested

North Norfolk
7 June 2001

Government posts

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
21 December 2016 - 27 October 2017
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health) (NHS Productivity)
Department of Health
14 May 2015 - 21 December 2016

Other posts

Chief Executive & Deputy Chair, Conservative Party
1 July 1999 - 7 June 2001

House membership

Mr David Prior
1 May 1997 - 7 June 2001