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 referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Has never voted on a more proportional system for electing MPs Source
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Source
  • Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
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Lord Wigley never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Nuclear Power Stations: Decommissioning 11 Feb 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many nuclear power stations have been fully decommissioned since the nuclear power programme was established; which power stations are currently being decommissioned; on which date the decommissioning commenced; on which date it is anticipated that decommissioning will be concluded; and what is the estimated cost of the decommissioning of each of...
  • Barnett Formula — Question 10 Feb 2015

    My Lords, does the Minister accept that the comments he has just made about phasing out the Barnett formula will be noted with considerable interest in Wales? Does he understand that on the formula that Scotland is receiving at the moment, adjusted for population, Wales is getting 1.2 billion less than we would if it was calculated on the Scottish basis? When are the Government going to...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Nuclear Submarines 10 Feb 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the report in the Scottish Daily Mail on 28 January, whether they have considered moving Britain's nuclear armed submarines from Scotland to Wales.

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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 42 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 23 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 67.62% 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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