Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top

Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 18 June 2010. Her full title is The Rt Hon. the Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top, and her given name is Hilary Jane Armstrong. Prior to joining the Lords, she sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1987.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top outside of Parliament.

Non political

Sunderland Polytechnic
Lecturer in community and youth work
1975 - 1986
Southwick Neighbourhood Action Project
Community Worker
1973 - 1975
Sunderland (Voluntary Sector)
Community Worker
1973 - 1975
Newcastle City Council
Social Worker
1970 - 1973
Voluntary Service Overseas
Teacher in Kenya
1967 - 1969

Political

Durham County Council
Local Councillor
1984 - 1987

Public life

Federation Council Voluntary Service Overseas
Chair
2011 -
The Cyrenians, Newcastle
Chair
2010 -
Castleview Enterprise Academy Sunderland
Governor
2010 -
County Durham and Darlington Foundation Trust
Non-executive
2010 - 2011
Tony Blair Sports Foundation
Chair
2008 -
Tony Blair Sports Foundation
Trustee and Chair
2008 - 2018
Voluntary Service Overseas
Trustee
2007 - 2018
Changing Lives
Trustee and Chair
2007 - 2018
Africa Governance Initiative
Trustee
2007 - 2018