Joan Seccombe, Baroness Seccombe

Joan Anna Dalziel Seccombe, Baroness Seccombe, DBE (born 3 May 1930, née Owen) is a British Conservative Party politician.


The Baroness Seccombe

Member of the House of Lords
Lord Temporal
Assumed office
14 February 1991
Life Peerage
Personal details
Born3 May 1930 (1930-05-03) (age 91)
Political partyConservative

She was created a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in the 1984 Birthday Honours,[1] and was created a life peer on 14 February 1991 taking the title Baroness Seccombe, of Kineton in the County of Warwickshire.[2]

From 1997 to 2001 she was Opposition Whip. Since 2006 she is the Opposition Spokesperson for Constitutional and Legal Affairs/Justice.