Lord Taylor of Holbeach

Lord Taylor of Holbeach's full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Taylor of Holbeach CBE. His name is John Derek Taylor, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

Parliamentary career

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

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Government posts

Captain of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen-at-Arms (HM Household) (Chief Whip, House of Lords)
HM Household
6 August 2014 - 26 July 2019
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office)
Home Office
6 September 2012 - 6 August 2014
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
16 September 2011 - 6 September 2012
Lords Spokesperson (Cabinet Office)
Cabinet Office
11 May 2010 - 15 September 2011

Other posts

Deputy Speaker (Lords)
5 March 2018 - 3 October 2019
Deputy Chairman of Committees (Lords)
14 October 2014 - 3 October 2019

Committee memberships