Lord Colwyn

Lord Colwyn is a Conservative Excepted Hereditary peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 17 January 1967. His full title is The Lord Colwyn CBE, and his given name is Ian Anthony Hamilton-Smith.

Parliamentary career

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


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Other posts

Deputy Speaker (Lords)
29 November 2010 - 10 November 2016
Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lords)
2 June 2010 - 10 November 2016

Committee memberships

Science and Technology Committee (Lords)
21 November 2006 - 8 April 2010