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My Lords, as is usual for this kind of Statement, it is peppered with promises of more of everything. I hope the Minister will help us to dig into the numbers we have been given to see how much lies behind them. First, on the new hospital beds, this seems to come from a process of making winter surge beds permanent. For a real long-term increase in capacity, we need the promised 40 new...
My Lords, was the Minister struck, as I was, by the observation in Ofcom’s December pricing trends report that there are millions of consumers who are out of contract, and so free to switch, but have not yet done so? Does he agree that these people could make significant savings, often without having to switch at all, as many providers will drop their prices as soon as you ring and threaten...
My Lords, I have two observations, two pleas, one offer of help and four minutes to deliver all this, so here goes. Observation one is that this Bill is our answer to the age-old question of “quis custodiet ipsos custodes?” or, in the vernacular, “Who watches the watchmen?” With several thousand strokes of the pen, Parliament is granting to itself the power to tell tens of thousands...
Liberal Democrat Peer
Entered the House of Lords on 26 July 2010
Previously MP for Sheffield, Hallam until 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election
Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election
Also represented Sheffield, Hallam
Last updated: 11 Apr 2005.
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