Elizabeth Smith, Baroness Smith of Gilmorehill
Baroness Smith is president of Scottish Opera and served as chairman of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe from 1995 to 2012. She is also a governor of the English-Speaking Union and a board member of the Centre for European Reform. She was created a life peer as Baroness Smith of Gilmorehill, of Gilmorehill in the District of the City of Glasgow on 17 February 1995. The Baroness has claimed more than £220,000 in expenses since she was ennobled 27 years ago, but has yet to utter a single word in any debate.
She has three daughters, Sarah Smith, the Scottish television journalist, Jane, and Catherine.
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