Lord Young of Cookham Conservative


  • Tel 020 7219 5353

  • Website: George Young website

  • Parliamentary address

    House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW United Kingdom
George Young

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.


  • Born:

    16/7/1941 George Young
  • Positions

    Opposition Whip 1976-79; Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State: Department of Health and Social Services 1979-81, Department of Environment 1981-86; Government Whip 1990; Department of Environment: Minister for Housing and Planning 1990-93, Minister for Housing, Inner Cities and Construction 1993-94; Financial Secretary, HM Treasury 1994-95; Secretary of State for Transport 1995-97; Member Shadow Cabinet 1997-2000: Shadow Secretary of State for Defence 1997-98; Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 1998-99; Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1998-99; Shadow Leader of the House of Commons and Constitutional Affairs 1999-2000; Contested Speaker election 2000, 2009; Shadow Leader of the House of Commons 2009-10; Member: House of Commons Commission 2009-12, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority 2009-12; Leader of the House of Commons, Lord Privy Seal 2010-12; Member, Public Accounts Commission 2010-12; Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasury 2012-14; Chief Whip 2012-14; Member, Parliamentary and Political Service Honours Committee 2012-14.
  • House of Lords Select Committees

    Privileges and Conduct.
  • Electoral history

    MP for Ealing Acton February 1974-97, for North West Hampshire 1997-2010, for North West Hampshire (revised boundary) 2010-15.
  • Political interests

    Housing, disability, health education, constitutional reform.
  • Party groups

    Patron, Tory Reform Group.

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