Thursday, February 04, 2021

Judith Blake's life peerage gazetted

 _. The life peerage recently awarded to Judith Vivienne Blake, has been gazetted in the name, style and title of Baron Blake of Leeds, of Gledhow in the City of Leeds, 1b February, 2021.

Baroness Blake of Leeds, CBE (née Parsons) is a Labour politician and has been the Leader of Leeds City Council since May 2015. She is also the first woman to hold the position. In December 2020, it was announced Blake would be conferred a Life Peerage after a nomination by Labour Party Leader Keir Starmer.


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