The Countess of Mar

The Countess of Mar is a Crossbench Excepted Hereditary peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 11 September 1975. Her full title is The Countess of Mar, and her given name is Margaret of Mar. She is Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lords), and Deputy Speaker (Lords).

Experience

Find out about the experience of The Countess of Mar outside of Parliament.

Non political

Immigration and Appeal Tribunal
Lay Member
1985 - 2006
Family farm
Farmer
1982 -
Post Office/British Telecom
Sales Superintendent
1969 - 1982
Bromsgrove Cottage Hospital
Nursing Auxilliary
1964 - 1969
Ministry of Pensions and National Insurance
Civil Servant
1959 - 1962

Public life

Forward-ME
Chairman
2008 -
Three Counties Agricultural Society
President
2003
Numerous CFS/ME Charities
Patron
2000 -
Environmental Medicine Foundation
Chairman
1997 - 2003
Elderly Accommodation Counsel
President
1994 -
Dispensing Doctors' Association
Patron
1985 - 1996