JCB chairman Lord Bamford will officially take his seat in the House of Lords on November 7th 2013.

“Manufacturing and engineering are the areas I am focused on in my working life and I look forward to making a contribution in these important sectors when I take up my seat in the House of Lords,” says Lord Bamford.

Under Lord Bamford’s leadership, JCB has grown to become one of the world’s largest and most successful construction equipment manufacturers. JCB has won more than 50 premier awards for exports, marketing, design, technology and for its care for the environment, among them 27 Queen’s Awards for Technological and Export achievement.

The House of Lords is the second chamber of the UK Parliament. It is independent from, and complements the work of, the elected House of Commons.

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