Cathy Bakewell, Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville

Catherine Mary Bakewell, Baroness Bakewell of Hardington Mandeville, MBE (born 7 March 1949[2]), known as Cathy Bakewell, is a British politician who is a Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords and formerly an elected District Councillor for the Coker ward of South Somerset.


The Baroness Bakewell
of Hardington Mandeville

Member of the House of Lords
Lord Temporal
Assumed office
15 October 2013
Life Peerage
Leader of Somerset County Council
In office
2001–2007
Somerset County Councillor
for Coker Ward
In office
6 May 1993  2 May 2013
South Somerset District Councillor
for Coker Ward
In office
4 June 2009  2 May 2019
Personal details
Born
Catherine Mary Green[1]

(1949-03-07) 7 March 1949 (age 72)
Bristol, England
Political partyLiberal Democrats
OccupationPolitician