Lord Prior of Brampton

Former MP


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Recent appearances

  • EU Membership: UK Science - Motion to Take Note 23 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I add my congratulations to those of other noble Lords to my noble friend Lord Selborne on this extremely good report. I hope that his committee can build on that report and that it will form a very big part of our industrial strategy. I do not think there is any doubt that research is one of the jewels in the UK’s crown, but we should never take it for granted. The report is...
  • EU Membership: UK Science - Motion to Take Note 23 Mar 2017

    I may have many talents but I think that is one post that I am not qualified to do. I did not address the particular issue that was raised by the noble Lord, Lord Krebs. I would like to meet him on that issue to understand more about it before I reply to him.
  • Previous Business – Lords: Grand Committee 21 Mar 2017

    Electricity Supplier Payments (Amendment) Regulations 2017 – Lord Prior of Brampton. Orders and regulations

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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

  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) (since 21 Dec 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Health (14 May 2015 to 21 Dec 2016)
  • 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 144 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 80.98% 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") 309 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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