Lord Bowness

Lord Bowness is a Non-affiliated Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 31 January 1996. His full title is The Lord Bowness CBE DL, and his given name is Peter Spencer Bowness.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Lord Bowness outside of Parliament.

Political

OSCE Leader
Parliamentary Delegation
2014 - 2017
OSCE Member
Parliamentary Delegation
2007 -
Association of Metropolitan Authorities (AMA)
Leader of the Opposition
1982 - 1994
Croydon Council
Leader
1980 - 1994
Croydon
Mayor
1979 - 1980
London Boroughs Association
Chairman
1978 - 1994
Association of Metropolitan Authorities (AMA)
Deputy Chairman
1978 - 1980
Croydon Council
Leader
1976 - 1979
Croydon Council
Member
1968 - 1998

Public life

OSCE PA
Vice President
2015 -
Committee of the Regions
Member United Kingdom delegation
1994 - 1998
Member Institutional Affairs Commission, Transport & Telecommunications Commission
Member of the Bureau
1994 - 1998
National Training Taskforce (Creation of TECs)
Member-Appointed by Secretary of State
1990 - 1992
Congress (formerly Standing Conference) of Local and Regional Authorities of Europe (Council of Europe)
Member UK delegation
1990 - 1998
London Residuary Body
Member (Disposing of assets of GLC)
1985 - 1993
Audit Commission for England & Wales
Member-Appointed by Secretary of State
1983 - 1995