Lord Taylor of Holbeach


A selection of Lord Taylor of Holbeach's votes

See full list of topics voted on

  • Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
  • Consistently voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Spending Review and Autumn Statement — Statement 25 Nov 2015

    My Lords, before the Clerk starts the clock for Back-Bench questions, we have 30 minutes. I know a lot of noble Lords want to contribute. Can they please be as brief as possible? That gives as many noble Lords as possible a chance to express their views and ask questions of the Minister. Thank you.
  • Draft Investigatory Powers Bill Committee — Membership Motion 25 Nov 2015

    My Lords, in the absence of my noble friend the Leader of the House and on her behalf, I beg to move the Motion standing in her name on the Order Paper. That this House concurs with the Commons message of 9 November that it is expedient that a Joint Committee of Lords and Commons be appointed to consider and report on the draft Investigatory Powers Bill presented to both Houses on 4...
  • Arrangement of Business — Announcement 23 Nov 2015

    My Lords, I beg to move that the House do now adjourn during pleasure in anticipation of the receipt of a message from the House of Commons. In order to facilitate the resumption of the House, the annunciators will display a green strip giving an indication of the time of the resumption of the House. Sitting suspended.

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 5 June 2006

Positions held at time of appointment: Director of Taylor's Bulbs of Spalding. (from Number 10 press release)

Currently held offices

  • Member, Sub-Committee on Leave of Absence (since 10 Jun 2015)
  • Member, Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (L) (since 14 Oct 2014)
  • Member, Selection, Committee of (L) (since 14 Oct 2014)
  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (L) (since 14 Oct 2014)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (L) (since 14 Oct 2014)
  • Captain of the Honourable Corps of Gentlemen-at-Arms (HM Household) (Chief Whip, House of Lords) (since 6 Aug 2014)
  • Member, Accommodation Steering Group Committee (since 6 Aug 2014)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department (6 Sep 2012 to 6 Aug 2014)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (16 Sep 2011 to 6 Sep 2012)
  • - Shadow Minister (Also Shadow Minister for Work and Pensions), Shadow Minister (27 Jul 2009 to 11 May 2010)
  • Shadow Minister, Work & Pensions (19 Jan 2009 to 24 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (9 Jul 2007 to 27 Jul 2009)
  • Shadow Minister, Wales (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Deputy Chief Whip, Whips (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Shadow Minister (Environment, Food & Rural Affairs), Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (11 Jan 2007 to 6 Jul 2007)


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  • Has spoken in 27 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 77.80% of votes in this House with this affiliation — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 4 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — above average amongst Lords.
  • 37 people are tracking this peer — email me updates on Lord Taylor of Holbeach’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 1043 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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