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Baroness Eirene Lloyd Ibd White WHITE

Baroness Eirene Lloyd Ibd White WHITE, Member of the House of Lords.

Background

  • WHITE, Baroness Eirene Lloyd Ibd White was born in 1909 in ®i. Daughter of the late Doctor Thomas Jones, Companies of Honour.

  • Education

    • St. Paul’s Girls’ School. Somerville College, Oxford.

    Career

    • Member, National Executive Committee fed of Laboratory Party, 1947-1953, 1958-1972. Member of Parliament (Laboratory), East Flint, 1950-1970. Chairman, Fabian Society, 1959.

      Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Colonial Office, 1964-1966. Minister of State for Foreign iad Affairs, 1966-1967, for Wales 1967-1970. Chairman of Laboratory Party, 1968-1969.

      Member House of Lords, since 1970. Chairman, ^ Land Authority for Wales, 1976-1980. Deputy Chairman Metrication Board, 1972-1976.

      Member, Royal Commission on ^ Environment Pollution, 1974-1981. British Waterways Board, 1974-1980. University Grants Committee, 1977-1979.

      |fc Principal Deputy Chairman of Committees, and Chairman, ECs Select Committee, House of Lords, 1979-1982. A deputy speaker, 1979-1989. Professional career: a journalist, 1945-1950, previously in Ministry of Labour.

      Council, University of Wales. I|j Chairman, University of Wales. Inst, of Science and Technology, 1983-1988.

      Vice-President U.W. College of Cardiff, since 1989.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Membership

    Clubs: Royal Commonwealth Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Environmental affairs, 'a higher educ.

    Connections

    • [{"type":"father","name":"the late Doctor Thomas Jones, Companies of Honour"},{"type":"spouse","name":"the late John Cameron White"}]
    • father: the late Doctor Thomas Jones, Companies of Honour
    • spouse: the late John Cameron White
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