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COVID-19 Committee

The Select Committee on COVID-19 was appointed on 13 May 2021 to consider the long-term implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economic and social wellbeing of the United Kingdom


The Members of the Select Committee on COVID-19 are:

Lord Alderdice

Baroness Jay of Paddington

Baroness Benjamin

Baroness Lane-Fox of Soho (Chair)

Lord Elder

Baroness Morgan of Cotes

Baroness Fraser of Craigmaddie

Lord Pickles

Lord Hain

Baroness Young of Hornsey

Lord Harris of Haringey

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 at:

Parliament Live

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Further information

Further information about the House of Lords and its Committees, including guidance to witnesses, details of current inquiries and forthcoming meetings is available at:

Committee staff

The staff who worked on this inquiry were Megan Jones (Clerk) and Alex McMillan (Clerk) and Nicola Rivis (Committee Operations Officer).

Contact details

All correspondence should be addressed to the Select Committee on COVID-19, Committee Office, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW. Telephone 020 7219 6635. Email


You can follow the Committee on Twitter: @HLCOVID19Com

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