Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth is a Conservative Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 14 October 2013. His full title is The Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth, and his given name is Nicholas Henry Bourne.


Find out about the experience of Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth outside of Parliament.

Non political

Swansea Law School
Professor of Law
1992 - 1999
Holborn Law Tutors Ltd
1988 - 1991
Chart Foulks Lynch plc
Director and Company Secretary
1982 - 1988
Honourable Society of Gray's Inn
1976 -


National Assembly of Wales
Leader of the Opposition
2007 - 2011
National Assembly of Wales
Leader of the Welsh Conservatives
1999 - 2011

Public life

Taskforce on Future of Murco Refinery
2014 -
Williams Commission on Public Service Delivery and Governance
Member of Williams Commission
2013 - 2014
Haven Waterway Enterprise Zone
2012 - 2014
Silk Commission on Devolution in Wales
Member of Silk Commission
2011 - 2014