Lord Kilclooney

Lord Kilclooney is a Crossbench Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 17 October 2001. His full title is The Rt Hon. the Lord Kilclooney, and his given name is John David Taylor. Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP, and was first elected in 1983.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Lord Kilclooney outside of Parliament.

Non political

Northern Media Group Ltd
Director
2007 -
Alpha Newspaper Group
Chairman
1974 -
West Ulster Estates Ltd
Chairman
1966 -
GD Taylor and Associates, Architects and Civil Engineers
Partner
1965 - 1974

Political

Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly
Member
1990 - 1997
Castlereagh Borough Council
Local Councillor
1989 - 1997
House of Commons
Member of Parliament
1983 - 2001
European Parliament
Member of European Parliament
1979 - 1989
Northern Ireland Assembly, Stormont
Member of the Legislative Authority
1977 - 2002
Home Affairs, Northern Ireland
Cabinet Minister
1970 - 1972
Northern Ireland Parliament
Member of Parliament
1965 - 1973

Public life

Charles Sheils Charity Homes
Chairman
1976 - 1977
The Royal School, Armagh
Member, Board of Governors
1973 -
Charles Shiels Houses
Member
1973 -
Presbyterian Church in Ireland
Member/Elder
1973 -
Gosford Voluntary Housing Association
Chairman
197 - 2000