Lord Foster of Bishop Auckland

Lord Foster of Bishop Auckland is deceased. His full title was The Rt Hon. the Lord Foster of Bishop Auckland DL. His name was Derek Foster.

Parliamentary career

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Representations

Party affiliation

Labour
3 May 1979 - 6 January 2019

Government posts

Minister of State (Cabinet Office)
Cabinet Office
3 May 1997 - 6 May 1997
Commons

Other posts

Member, Labour Party National Executive Committee
1 August 1985 - 31 July 1995
Commons

House membership

Lords
Lord Foster of Bishop Auckland
16 June 2005 - 5 January 2019
Commons
Mr Derek Foster
3 May 1979 - 5 May 2005

Opposition posts

Shadow Secretary of State
HM Official Opposition
1 July 1995 - 1 May 1997
Commons
Shadow Chief Whip (Commons)
Whips Office (Commons)
1 July 1985 - 1 July 1995
Commons

Committee memberships