Baroness Knight of Collingtree

Baroness Knight of Collingtree is no longer a Member of the Lords, but sat in the House under this title between 4 November 1997 and 24 March 2016. Her full title is The Baroness Knight of Collingtree DBE, and her given name is Joan Christabel Jill Knight. Prior to joining the Lords, she sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1966.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of Baroness Knight of Collingtree, including posts and roles held.

Previous

Shows previous posts, roles and other relevant information.

Representations

Birmingham, Edgbaston
Elected 8 times
31 March 1966 - 1 May 1997
Commons

Party affiliation

Conservative
1 January 1900 - 24 March 2016

Elections contested

Northampton
15 October 1964
Commons
Northampton
8 October 1959
Commons

House membership

Lords
Baroness Knight of Collingtree
23 September 1997 - 24 March 2016
Commons
Dame Jill Knight
31 March 1966 - 1 May 1997

Committee memberships

Home Affairs Committee
3 May 1979 - 9 June 1983
Commons
Home Affairs Committee
30 November 1992 - 21 March 1997
Commons