Baroness Young of Hornsey

Baroness Young of Hornsey's full title is The Baroness Young of Hornsey OBE. Her name is Margaret Omolola Young, and she is a current member of the House of Lords.

Registered Interests

Registered Interests for Baroness Young of Hornsey.

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Category 1: Directorships

  • Non-executive Director, Bloomsbury Publishing plc
  • Non-executive Director, Futerra (environmental and sustainability consultancy)

Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

  • Operates as a sole trader, Professor Lola Young, trading as Cultural Brokers
  • Freelance consultant, adviser and creative producer; Clients include Booker Prize Foundation
  • Consultant, Learning Disability England
  • Chair of Judges, Ondaatje Literary Prize
  • Mentor on MA in Sustainable Fashion, Polimoda Fashion Institute, Florence, Italy
  • Contracted author with Penguin Random House
  • Carrying out Gender Disparity Review of BBC research on fines for non-payment of TV Licence

Category 6: Sponsorship

  • I am supported as Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Ethics and Sustainability in Fashion with secretarial services provided by the Centre for Sustainable Fashion at London College of Fashion, Hubbub (charity that engages with the public on environmental issues) and Fashion Roundtable (FR) (limited company that campaigns for ethical and sustainable fashion practices) (interest ceased 3 May 2022)
  • I am supported as Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Sport, Modern Slavery and Human Rights with secretarial services provided by UN Global Compact Network (registered charity)

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

  • Ambassador, Ethical Fashion Forum
  • Ambassador, MADE-BY (adviser on ethics and sustainability to fashion industry; unremunerated but some gifts received)
  • Co-Chair, Foundation for Future London
  • Member, Advisory Panel, Earth Per Cent (environmental initiative in the music industry)
  • Member, Apparel Action Steering Committee (initiative of Anti-Slavery Collective and Global Fund to End Modern Slavery)
  • Chair, Commission on Culture and Local Government, Local Government Association

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

  • Chancellor, University of Nottingham

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

  • Member of Judging Panel, Staunch Literary Prize 2019
  • Ambassador, Textiles 2030 (fashion and home wares sustainability project initiated by WRAP)