Representative Deputy Lieutenant for the London Borough of Hillingdon

hillingdonBruce Houlder Esq CB QC DL

Appointed Rep DL: January 2014
Bruce Houlder CB QC lives in Mortlake. He was the first Director of Service Prosecutions from 2008-2013. He was called to the Bar in 1969, and made Queen’s Counsel in 1994. He has been a Recorder of the Crown Court since 1991, and is a Bencher of Gray’s Inn and a former Chairman of the Criminal Bar Association.

He has travelled extensively promoting human rights and international justice principles in many countries including India, China, Mexico, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Kosovo, Sri Lanka and Brazil. He is a member of the Advisory Committee for the Law and Criminology Department at Sheffield Hallam University. He retains many interests including painting, music, cycling, and the countryside. He feels highly privileged to serve the Lord-Lieutenant as his representative in the London Borough of Hillingdon.

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The Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Hillingdon, Mr Bruce Houlder talks to Uxbridge FM about Knife Crime

Bruce Houlder – Knife Crime

Hillingdon DL Awards

Thursday 16th May 2019

The Representative Deputy Lieutenant for Hillingdon, Mr Bruce Houlder, at the DL awards

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