Lord Adonis

Lord Adonis is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 23 May 2005. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Adonis, and his given name is Andrew Adonis.

Parliamentary career

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


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Party affiliation

5 October 2015 - 21 June 2017
16 May 2005 - 14 October 2015

Government posts

Secretary of State for Transport
Department for Transport
6 June 2009 - 6 May 2010
Minister of State (Department for Transport)
Department for Transport
5 October 2008 - 5 June 2009
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Children, Schools and Families) (Schools and Learners)
Department for Children, Schools and Families
29 June 2007 - 5 October 2008
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills) (Schools)
Department for Education and Skills
10 May 2005 - 28 June 2007

Opposition posts

Shadow Spokesperson (Treasury)
HM Treasury
7 October 2011 - 18 September 2015