Lord Glenamara

Lord Glenamara is no longer a Member of the Lords, but sat in the House under this title between 28 January 1977 and 4 May 2012. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Glenamara CH, and his given name is Edward Watson Short. Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1951.

Parliamentary career

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

Previous

Shows previous posts, roles and other relevant information.

Representations

Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Elected 8 times
25 October 1951 - 12 October 1976
Commons

Party affiliation

Labour
28 January 1977 - 4 May 2012

House membership

Lords
Lord Glenamara
28 January 1977 - 4 May 2012
Commons
Edward Short
25 October 1951 - 12 October 1976