_. The life peerage awarded to Anthony [Tony] Woodley in Boris Johnson's dissolution honours, has been gazetted in the name, style and title of Baron Woodley, of Wallasey in the Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, 2 Nov, 2020.
Tony Woodley (born 2 January 1948) is a British trade unionist who was the Joint-General Secretary of Unite, a union formed through the merger of Amicus and the Transport and General Workers' Union, from 2007 to 2011. Despite stepping down as Joint-General Secretary, he remained as the Head of Organising for Unite until December 2013 and is still a consultant to the union. He was previously the General Secretary of the Transport and General Workers union (T&G) from 2004 to 2007.