Kenneth Baker

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Kenneth Baker, Lord Baker of Dorking, has been a member of the House of Lords since June 1997.[1]

Baker served as MP for Acton 1968-70, St Marylebone 1970-83 and Mole Valley 1983-97. His government posts included: Parliamentary Secretary (Civil Service Department) 1972-74, Minister of State (Department of Industry) 1981-83, Minister of State (Industry & Information Technology) 1983-84, Minister of State (Department of Environment) (Local Government) 1984-85, Secretary of State for Environment 1985-86, Secretary of State for Education and Science 1986-89, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1989-90, Party Chair, Conservative Party 1989-90, Home Secretary 1990-92.[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Lord Baker of Dorking,, accessed 22 October 2013.
  2. Lord Baker of Dorking Parliament.UK, accessed 10 December 2014