Lord Wigley

Former MP

Plaid Cymru

A selection of Lord Wigley's votes

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  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted very strongly against university tuition fees Details
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Details
  • Has never voted on replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Details
  • Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Details

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Lord Wigley never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 14 Jul 2015

    Increase in the level of income per capita – Lord Wigley. Oral questions
  • Severn Bridge: Tolls — Question 24 Jun 2015

    My Lords, does the Minister accept that employers and trade unions alike see these tolls as a direct tax on the Welsh economy that is militating against the economic development that is greatly needed? What is the Government’s estimate of the cumulative backlog of maintenance costs for the bridge? After the contract period is over, who will be responsible for paying for that maintenance?
  • Welsh Assembly Elections 2016 — Question for Short Debate 23 Jun 2015

    My Lords, I am delighted to have the opportunity to follow the speech of the noble Baroness, Lady Randerson. It was the other way round last week—we seem to be a rotating show. I thank her for facilitating this debate and keeping a focus on matters that are important to all of us from Wales across party boundaries. I will come back to some of noble Baroness’s comments but I...

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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 the House of Commons on 28 February 1974 — General election

Also represented Caernarfon; Caernarvon


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  • Has spoken in 296 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 232 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 66.82% of votes in this House with this affiliation — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 136 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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