Lord Prior of Brampton

Former MP

Conservative

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  • Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Mental Health: Ensuring Equal Access to Mental and Physical Healthcare - Motion to Take Note 26 May 2016

    My Lords, I thank the noble Baroness, Lady Brinton, for tabling the debate. It is a pity that it is right at the fag end of this sitting because it is a hugely important issue. Whether it is once or twice a year, we ought to be held to account. It is so important. At a time when the health service is going through very difficult financial times, it will be easy to fudge some of the numbers....
  • Obesity - Question 26 May 2016

    My Lords, tackling obesity, particularly in children, is one of our major priorities. The Government are developing a strategy that will look at everything that contributes to a child becoming overweight and obese. We plan to publish it this summer.
  • Obesity - Question 26 May 2016

    My Lords, can I say to my noble friend that she looks far from obese today? She looks positively svelte. I agree that obesity is a massive problem facing the country. The chief executive of the NHS even referred to it as “the new smoking”. It causes not just diabetes but cancers and heart disease, so it is critical that we address it—and it is critical that we address it...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 29 May 2015

Previously MP for North Norfolk until 14 May 2001 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented North Norfolk

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (since 14 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chief Executive & Deputy Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (9 Jul 1997 to 15 Jun 1998)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

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  • Has spoken in 198 debates since joining Parliament — well above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Prior of Brampton’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions since joining Parliament — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 89.66% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 192 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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