Baroness Thornton

Baroness Thornton is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 27 July 1998. Her full title is The Baroness Thornton, and her given name is Dorothea Glenys Thornton. She currently undertakes the role of Shadow Spokesperson (Health).


Find out about the experience of Baroness Thornton outside of Parliament.

Non political

The Young Foundation
2015 -
Social Business International
Senior Associate
2010 -
Pallmall Consult
2001 - 2008

Public life

London School of Economics
Emeritus Governor
2016 -
Bradford University
Hon Doctorate Social Studies
2015 -