Party affiliation: conservative
James Gomer Berry Kemsley, Welsh publishing executive, editor-in-chief. Decorated Knight of St. John., Knight Grand Cross Order British Empire; Officer Legion of Honour (France); Grand Cross of George I (Greece); Commander Order of the Crown (Belgium). President Football Association Wales, 1946-1960, British Gliding Association, 1947-1961; Viscount or Dropmore and 1st Baron of Farnham Royal; business executive, University president.
Chairman Kemsley Newspaper Ltd., London, 1937-1959. Editor-in-chief Sunday Times, 1937-1959. Reuters Trustee, 1941-1959, chairman, 1951-1959.
President University College of South Wales and Monmouthshire, 1945-1950. Justice of peace for Buckinghamshire, 1927. High sheriff for Buckinghamshire, 1929, president Merthr Tydfil General Hospital, 1928-1950.
Chairman King Edward, VII Hospital Windsor, 1933-1937 Infants Hospital 1922-1937, Master Spectacle Makers Company, 1934-1936.