Lord Wallace of Saltaire

Lord Wallace of Saltaire is a Liberal Democrat Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 20 December 1995. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Wallace of Saltaire, and his given name is William John Lawrence Wallace. He currently undertakes the role of Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Cabinet Office).

Parliamentary career

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


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Party affiliation

Opposition post

Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Cabinet Office)
Opposition Department
23 July 2017 - Present


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Government posts

Lords Spokesperson (Cabinet Office)
Cabinet Office
5 September 2011 - 7 May 2015
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
HM Household
13 October 2010 - 7 May 2015

Opposition posts

Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs)
Opposition Department
1 June 2015 - 28 October 2016

Committee memberships

European Union Committee
3 June 1997 - 7 November 2002
Ecclesiastical Committee (Joint Committee)
25 March 1998 - 8 April 2010