John Bassam (Peer)

Labour Party

Personal Details
Full Name and Title Lord Bassam
Gender Male
Date of birth 11 June 1953
Age 61
Country of Birth United Kingdom
Partnership Status Unmarried
Number of Marriages or Civil Partnerships
Length of Current Marriage or Civil Partnership Unknown
Partner's Name Jill Whittaker  
Number of Children
School

Clacton Coastal Academy

Further Education

Kent (University of) (Social Work, Year unknown)

Sussex (University of) (Degree unknown, Year unknown)

Recreations  
Biographies Wikipedia Page 
Press coverage News Articles
Videos
 
Year raised to Peerage 1997
Party Labour Party

John Bassam (Peer)

Labour Party

Government/Opposition Appointments
Opposition Whips OfficeWhip (2010 - )
Office of the Lord SpeakerDeputy Speaker (2008 - 2010)
Government Whips OfficeWhip (2008 - 2010)
Department for Culture, Media and SportGovernment Spokesperson (2008 - 2008)
Department for TransportGovernment Spokesperson (2007 - 2008)
Attorney General's OfficeGovernment Spokesperson (2005 - 2008)
Department for Communities and Local GovernmentGovernment Spokesperson (2002 - 2008)
Office of the Deputy Prime MinisterGovernment Spokesperson (2002 - 2008)
Lord Chancellor's DepartmentGovernment Spokesperson (2001 - 2004)
Government Whips OfficeWhip (2001 - 2008)
Cabinet OfficeGovernment Spokesperson (2001 - 2007)
Home OfficeGovernment Spokesperson (1999 - 2008)
Home OfficeParliamentary Under-Secretary of State (1999 - 2001)
Select Committees - No data
Joint Committees - No data
Other Committees - No data
All Party Groups - No data

John Bassam (Peer)

Labour Party

Non-Parliamentary Occupations
Brighton and Hove Unitary CouncilLeader (1987 - 1999)
London Borough of CamdenAdviser (1983 - 1984)
North Lewisham Law CentreAdviser (1979 - 1983)
East Sussex County CouncilSocial Worker (1976 - 1977)
Brighton FestivalFounder
Royal Pavillion and Brighton Museum TrustMember

John Bassam (Peer)

Labour Party

Contact details
Address as: Lord Bassam
Westminster Address: John Bassam MP
House of Commons
London
SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 4918
Fax: 020 7219 6837
Personal Email: bassams@parliament.uk
Westminster Address: Lord Bassam
House of Lords
London
SW1A 0PW

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