Party affiliation: Labour Party
Fmr. member, Birmingham City Council. Fmr. Chairman, Housing Committee. National President, Women's Coop Guild, 1961-1962.
Member of Parliament, 1970-1974. House of Lords, since 1974. Fmr. member Warrington New Town Development Corporation.
Member of European Parliament, 1975. Member. New Towns Staff Commission, 1976. Opposition Whip, 1983-1984.
Opposition Spokesman on the Environment, 1983-1984. Professional career: Justice of the Peace, since 1961. Member, General Medical Council, 1974.
Chairman, Baskerville Special School, since 1981. Warden, Birmingham Assay Office, since 1981. President, Birmingham Royal Inst, of Blind, 1982.