Lord Framlingham

Conservative Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Olives: Imports 20 Jul 2021

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that every olive tree imported into the UK is inspected for disease.
  • Environment Bill - Committee (7th Day): Amendment 257E 12 Jul 2021

    My Lords, I would like to speak to Amendments 258, 259 and 260, and I declare my non-pecuniary interests. I was, many years ago, president of the Arboricultural Association, and I am currently an honorary fellow. What a terrific debate this has been so far, with thoughtful, knowledgeable and concerned contributions. There have been 23 Back Bench speakers, and I am number 23, so I am sure you...
  • Environment Bill - Committee (4th Day): Amendment 121 30 Jun 2021

    My Lords, I am grateful to have the opportunity to say a few words after the Minister. I am also pleased not to disappoint my noble friend Lord Caithness, because I plan to say a word or two about that major infrastructure project HS2. It is fascinating that HS2 gets only passing references in a Bill on the environment. Perhaps this is because no one really wants to study the matter in detail...

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Profile

Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 18 January 2011

Previously MP for Central Suffolk and North Ipswich until 12 April 2010 — did not stand for re-election

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election

Party was Deputy Speaker until 11 Apr 2005; Conservative until 16 May 2005; Deputy Speaker until 12 Apr 2010

Also represented Central Suffolk and North Ipswich; Suffolk Central

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Other offices held in the past

  • Deputy Speaker (Second Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means) (1 May 1997 to 6 May 2010)
  • Member, Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration (30 Jan 1990 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Member, Agriculture Committee (9 Jun 1983 to 27 Jul 1984)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 12 Apr 2010.

1. Remunerated directorships
The Palmer Family Trust; a family property company.
8. Land and Property
Co-owner of a holiday site in Anglesey.

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