Lord Cunningham of Felling


Voting Summary More Here

How Lord Cunningham of Felling voted since 2001
Randomly generated selection of topics. See full list.

  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituencyDetails
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EUDetails
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of LordsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
  • Voted moderately for university tuition feesDetails
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails

See our much more detailed, easier-to-read analysis of votes on health, welfare, foreign policy, social issues, taxation and more.

Lord Cunningham of Felling hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Nuclear Management Partners — Question 20 Mar 2014

    My Lords, I had the honour to represent the constituency that included the Sellafield site for 35 years in the House of Commons. I agree with the Minister that these are very complex issues. However, is it not a sad reflection on the decline of our once world lead in civil nuclear power? Sellafield was the biggest single yen earner in the British economy. Now the lead partners in this whole...
  • House of Lords: Scottish Referendum — Question 1 Feb 2012

    My Lords, would not the best way of improving Scottish influence on proposals for House of Lords reform be to abandon the current, deeply flawed draft Bill, and replace it with support for the excellent Bill tabled by the noble Lord, Lord Steel of Aikwood, which commands wide-ranging respect in this House?
  • Health: Animal Testing — Question 4 Oct 2011

    My Lords, is it not clear that if we want to maintain the very highest levels of medical and scientific research in the United Kingdom-levels which are endorsed by the World Health Organisation, among others-we must continue with properly regulated but available animal research? I compliment the noble Lord, Lord Willis, for raising this question. If the National Institute for Medical...

More of Lord Cunningham of Felling's recent appearances

RSS feed (?)


Labour Peer


Expenses data for MPs is available from 2004 onwards split over several locations. At the moment we don't have the time to convert it to a format we can display on the site so we just have to point you to where you can find it.

Other offices held in the past

  • Chairman, House of Lords Reform (Joint Committee) (to 11 Apr 2005)
  • Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, Cabinet Office (27 Jul 1998 to 11 Oct 1999)
  • Secretary of State, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (3 May 1997 to 27 Jul 1998)


Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site.
More about this

  • Has spoken in 1 debate in the last year — below average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Responsiveness to messages sent via WriteToThem.com in 2005: Too little data for valid analysis.
  • Has voted in 35.94% of votes in this House with this affiliation — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
  • 11 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Cunningham of Felling’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 10 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

Please feel free to use the data on this page, but if you do you must cite TheyWorkForYou.com in the body of your articles as the source of any analysis or data you get off this site.