Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke

Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 13 July 2010. Her full title is The Rt Hon. the Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke, and her given name is Helen Lawrie Liddell. Prior to joining the Lords, she sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1994.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke outside of Parliament.

Non political

Business Ventures Programme
Cheif Executive Business Ventures
1992 - 1994
Scottish Daily Record and Sunday Mail Ltd
Director Corporate Affairs
1987 - 1992
Scottish Daily Record and Sunday Mail Ltd
Director, Public Affairs
1986 - 1992
Labour Party in Scotland
General Secretary
1975 - 1986
BBC Scotland
Economics Correspondent
1974 - 1975
Scottish Trades Union Congress
Head of Economic Department
1971 - 1974

Political

MP Airdrie and Shotts
1997 - 2005
MP Monklands East
1994 - 1997

Public life

Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult
Non Executive Diretor
2013 - 2016
Visit Britain
Non-Executive Director
2010 - 2014
Independent Review of the Chinook Disaster Mull of Kintyre
Member
2010 - 2011
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
British High Commissioner to Australia
2005 - 2009
DTI
Ministry for Energy and Competiveness in Europe
1999 - 2001
Scottish Office
Minister of State
1998 - 1999