Hardly ever rebels against their party in this parliament
How Lord Bilston voted on key issues since 2001
- Voted strongly against laws to stop climate changeDetails
- Voted very strongly for more EU integrationDetails
- Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPsDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing ID cardsDetails
- Voted very strongly for Labour's anti-terrorism lawsDetails
- Voted for encouraging occupational pensionsDetails
- Voted very strongly for the hunting banDetails
- Voted very strongly for introducing foundation hospitalsDetails
- Voted very strongly for a stricter asylum systemDetails
- Voted moderately against greater autonomy for schoolsDetails
- Voted for allowing ministers to intervene in inquestsDetails
- Voted moderately against a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
- Voted very strongly for equal gay rightsDetails
- Voted very strongly against an investigation into the Iraq warDetails
- Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
- Voted a mixture of for and against a smoking banDetails
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The recent pronouncements of Monitor seem to ignore the vast majority of the people of Stafford, who, as my noble friend Lord Hunt indicated, require a range of safe, sustainable and comprehensive health services rather than the delegation of a range of services, including elective surgery, to other hospitals such as New Cross in Wolverhampton. That hospital is already under considerable...
My Lords, will the Minister confirm that the coalition Government are currently planning to convert academies and to move them from the public sector to the private sector? If that is the case, will the Minister confirm-it is certainly our opinion-that that would be entirely the wrong policy?
My Lords, I sense that the House wishes my reply to be brief. I can be brief, in the sense that a great deal of the meat of this important question has been dealt with by the members of the committee. Every member of the committee made the point that I made at the outset: that it is due to the able chairmanship of the noble Baroness, Lady Knight, and the integrity and wisdom of the committee...
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Other offices held in the past
- Chairman, Catering Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Court of Referees Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Finance & Services Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
- Member, Liaison Committee (to 11 Apr 2005)
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- 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.
- Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2005, according to constituents.
- Has voted in 79.81% of votes in this House with this affiliation — 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") 19 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)