Lord Windlesham

Lord Windlesham is deceased. His full title was The Rt Hon. the Lord Windlesham CVO. His name was David James George Hennessy.

Parliamentary career

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

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Shows previous posts, roles and other relevant information.

Party affiliation

6 March 1963 - 21 December 2010

Government posts

Lord Privy Seal and Leader of the House of Lords
Office of the Leader of the House of Lords
1 June 1973 - 28 February 1974
Minister of State (Northern Ireland Office)
Northern Ireland Office
26 March 1972 - 5 November 1972

House membership

Lord Windlesham
20 February 1963 - 21 December 2010