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House of Lords debates

Thursday, 11 August 2011

  • Deaths of Members — Announcement

    1 speech

    My Lords, I regret that I have to inform the House of the deaths of Lord Boston of Faversham on 23 July and Lord Marsh on 29 July. On behalf of the whole House, I extend our condolences to the...

  • Arrangement of Business — Announcement

    1 speech

    My Lords, with the usual channels' agreement, our business today will essentially follow our established procedure for the repetition of two Statements in this House, but with some added...

  • Public Disorder — Statement

    58 speeches

    My Lords, I shall now repeat a Statement that was made by the Prime Minister a few minutes ago in another place. The Statement is as follows: "First, let me thank all Members of the House for...

  • Global Economy — Statement

    28 speeches

    My Lords, with the leave of the House I shall now repeat a Statement made by my right honourable friend the Chancellor of the Exchequer in another place. "Mr Speaker, people will be concerned...

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Debates in the House of Lords are an opportunity for Peers from all parties (and crossbench peers, and Bishops) to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.

And sometimes to shout at each other.

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