Lord Astor of Hever

Lord Astor of Hever's full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Astor of Hever DL. His name is John Jacob Astor, and he has retired from the House of Lords.

Parliamentary career

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

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Party affiliation

11 February 1986 - 22 July 2022

Government posts

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Ministry of Defence)
Ministry of Defence
28 May 2010 - 7 May 2015
Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)
HM Household
11 May 2010 - 5 September 2011

House membership

Lord Astor of Hever
11 February 1986 - 22 July 2022

Committee memberships