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 replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Source
  • Voted moderately for more EU integration Source
  • Voted a mixture of for and against fewer MPs in the House of Commons Source
  • Voted moderately against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Source
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Source
  • Voted moderately for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Source
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Lord Wigley never rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Welsh Government: Fracking — Question 22 Jan 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with the Welsh Government regarding the devolution of powers over fracking for gas on land.
  • Welsh Government: Fracking — Question 22 Jan 2015

    My Lords, may I interpret that Answer as an indication that we can look forward to a Statement being made by the Secretary of State on St David’s Day to indeed confirm a transfer of responsibility for fracking to Wales? Since the Government have their own amendment to the Infrastructure Bill, Amendment 86, on Report in the House of Commons on Monday, removing Scotland from the...
  • Milk Production — Question 15 Jan 2015

    Does the Minister accept that there is a need for long-term stability for the dairy sector to flourish, and that a price below 29 pence a litre at farm gate, which was the average price in November, is not sustainable? Does he accept that action needs to be taken? Does he believe that the steps to which he referred with regard to co-operation with our European partners in dairy matters on the...

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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 43 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 21 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 68.22% 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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