Party affiliation: Conservative Party
Member, House of Lords, since 1963. Professional career: Land Army, 1939-1940. Nurse and laboratory technician, Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, 1940-1943.
Laboratory technician, St. Thomas’s Hospital, London, 1943-1945. Former Chairman, Trentham Gardens Limited, Staffs. Chairman, Dunrdoin Castle Limited, Director, (non-exec), and former Chairman, The Northern Times.