Lord Wigley

Former MP

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Plaid Cymru

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How Lord Wigley voted since 2001
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  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
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Lord Wigley never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Devolution: Arts and Culture — Question 15 Dec 2014

    My Lords, is the Minister aware that the coming year, 2015, is one in which we in Wales are celebrating the cultural links arising from the establishment of the Welsh community in Patagonia?
  • Devolution: Arts and Culture — Question 15 Dec 2014

    I gather from that response that there may not be total awareness of that fact. Will the UK Government give positive support to the celebrations, as indeed are the Government of Wales and the Government of Argentina? Does the Minister consider that the Government might look on these cultural links as an opportunity and a context in which to seek to improve the relationship between the United...
  • Mesothelioma — Question 9 Dec 2014

    My Lords, will the Minister go further on that? There needs to be a certainty that the money is there but the top-level researchers also need to be aware of it so that the money and the level of the research capability are brought together. Is the Minister confident that that certainty now exists? What can be done to make sure that the best researchers in the land are aware of it and can get...

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Plaid Cymru Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 24 January 2011

Previously MP for Caernarfon until 14 May 2001 — General election

Entered House of Commons on 28 February 1974 — General election

Also represented Caernarfon; Caernarvon

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  • Has spoken in 50 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 27 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 68.30% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
  • 11 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Wigley’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 133 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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