The Lord Alton of Liverpool

Lord Alton of Liverpool is a Crossbench Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 12 June 1997.

Prior to joining the Lords, he sat in the Commons as an MP with the name David Alton.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Lord Alton of Liverpool outside of Parliament.

Non political

Liverpool John Moores
University Professor
1997 - 2016
House of Commons
Member of Parliament
1979 - 1997
Books and newspaper columns
Author and Writer
1979 -
Sefton District Council
Teacher
1974 - 1979
Lancashire County Council
Teacher
1972 - 1974

Political

Liverpool City Council
Deputy Leader
1977 - 1979
Merseyside County Council
County Councillor
1973 - 1977
Liverpool City Council
City Councillor
1972 - 1980

Public life

Liverpool Bluecoat School
Foundation Governor
1995 -
Jubilee Campaign
Co-founder
1986 -
Various charities and voluntary organizations
Trustee or Patron
1979 -