Lord Soulsby of Swaffham Prior


A selection of Lord Soulsby of Swaffham Prior's votes

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  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons Details
  • Voted very strongly for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Details
  • Voted moderately for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Details
  • Has never voted on a referendum on the UK's membership of the EU Details
  • Voted moderately against more EU integration Details
  • Voted very strongly for university tuition fees Details

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Lord Soulsby of Swaffham Prior occasionally rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Bovine Tuberculosis — Question 26 Nov 2013

    My Lords, artificial insemination has been a practice in this country in dairy cattle for more than 30 years, and I wonder where this suggestion has come from. There is very little evidence—no evidence whatever to my mind—that AI can result in the transmission of TB to cattle. I hope that the Minister will scotch that idea, because we have an amazing health record in this country...
  • Badgers — Question 18 Jun 2013

    My Lords, following what is now known as the Krebs trial, it is quite clear that alternate approaches are now necessary. What are some of these alternate approaches to controlling tuberculosis in wildlife and domestic livestock? This country is well known for its ability to sedate wildlife, take samples and all the rest of it. An approach based on the sedation of badgers, for example, would...
  • Health: Tuberculosis — Question 24 Apr 2013

    My Lords, if one puts together the high level of drug resistance in the Far East and the high level of migration from the Far East to this county, there is no reason why drug-resistance to tuberculosis should not be more evident than it is at present. If one compares the rate of drug-resistant tuberculosis in the United Kingdom with that of other countries in the European Union, it is fairly...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1990


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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 25.87% of votes in this House with this affiliation — below 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") 75 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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