Elizabeth Barker, Baroness Barker
|The Baroness Barker|
Baroness Barker at a Health Hotel session during the 2009 Liberal Democrat Party Conference
|Born||31 January 1961|
|Political party||Liberal Democrats|
Elizabeth Jean Barker, Baroness Barker (born 31 January 1961) is a Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords. Educated at Dalziel High School and the University of Southampton, Barker worked for Age Concern between 1983 and 2007. She was created a life peer as Baroness Barker, of Anagach in Highland, on 31 July 1999 and is a Liberal Democrat spokesperson on the Voluntary Sector and Social Enterprise. Barker made well-received speeches on the Same-Sex Marriage Bill in the House of Lords and is considered a key figure for her contribution on a historic question of equality before the law.
- Who's Who 2008: London, A & C Black, 2008 ISBN 978-0-7136-8555-8
- Debrett's People of Today London, Debrett's, 2008 ISBN 978-1-870520-95-9
- "Elizabeth Jean Barker, Baroness Barker", The Peerage, 5 November 2004
- "No. 55574". The London Gazette. 6 August 1999. p. 8517.
- "Nigel Farage: Ukip would strip Christian weddings of legal status". Telegraph Online. 18 March 2014. Retrieved 20 March 2014.
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