Party affiliation: Independent
Holder of Premier Earldom of Scotland. Member House of Lords. Professional career: Clerical Officer, Civil Service, 1959-1963.
Sales, Superintendent, P.O./BT, 1969-1982. Lay Governor, The King’s School, Gloucester, 1984-1987. Patron, Dispensing Doctors Association, 1985.
Lay Member, Immigration Appeal Tribunal, 1985. Member, English Advisory Committee for Telecommunications, 1985-1986. Patron, Worcester Branch, National Back Pain Association, 1987.
President, Avanti, since 1987.