Lord Prior of Brampton

Former MP


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  • Consistently voted against removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords Show votes

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Staff 27 Oct 2016

    The ratio of medical staff to administrators in the National Health Service is 1:1.05. The number of medical staff includes only doctors and does not include roles such as nurses, midwives and other non-medical clinicians. Administrative staff are managers, senior managers and central functions staff who perform administrative and clerical duties.
  • Medical Students - Question 26 Oct 2016

    My Lords, my right honourable friend the Health Secretary announced on 4 October that the Government plan to increase the number of medical school places by up to 25%. From September 2018, the Government will fund up to 1,500 additional medical school places each year. Students will be able to apply for the extra places from 2017 in order to take them up from the academic year 2018-19.
  • Medical Students - Question 26 Oct 2016

    My noble friend is absolutely right that more than 55% of those who go to medical school are now women; that is a fantastic change that has happened over the past 20 years. It is true that more women than men tend to work part-time, as they have children and bring them up, and that is taken into account in the planning done by HEE. When my right honourable friend the Health Secretary made his...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 29 May 2015

Previously MP for North Norfolk until 14 May 2001 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented North Norfolk

Currently held offices

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (since 14 May 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Chief Executive & Deputy Chair, Conservative Party (1 Jul 1999 to 7 Jun 2001)
  • Member, Trade & Industry Committee (9 Jul 1997 to 15 Jun 1998)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 176 debates in the last year — well above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Prior of Brampton’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — Ministers do not ask written questions.
  • Has voted in 86.92% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above 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") 229 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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