The Select Committee on Soft Power and the UK's
The Select Committee on Soft Power and the UK's Influence
was appointed by the House of Lords on 16 May 2013 with the orders
of reference "to examine the use of soft power in furthering
the United Kingdom's global influence and interests".
Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top
Lord Forsyth of Drumlean
Lord Foulkes of Cumnock
Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts
Lord Howell of Guildford (Chairman)
Baroness Morris of Bolton
Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne
Declaration of Interests
See Appendix 1.
A full list of Members' interests can be found in
the Register of Lords' Interests:
All publications of the Committee are available on
the internet at:
Live coverage of debates and public sessions of the
Committee's meetings are available at:
General information about the House of Lords and
its Committees, including guidance to witnesses, details of current
inquiries and forthcoming meetings is on the internet at:
The staff of the Committee were Ms Susannah Street
(Clerk), Dr Tristan Stubbs (Policy Analyst), Ms Bina Ravaliya
(Committee Assistant until 3 March 2014) and Ms Amanda Butcher
(Committee Assistant as of 3 March 2014).
All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk
of the Select Committee on Soft Power and the UK's Influence,
Committee Office, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW.
The contact number for general enquiries is 020 7219 6084.
The Committee’s email address for general enquiries is [email protected]