the Bishop of Exeter

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A selection of the Bishop of Exeter's votes

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  • Voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes 1 vote for, 0 votes against, 6 absences, in 2011
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on more EU integration

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Recent appearances

  • Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill — Report (2nd Day) (Continued) 10 Jul 2013

    My Lords, I had not intended to speak. I know that it is unusual for there to be so many interventions from these Benches. I believe that one point has not yet been as fully made as it might have been. I was prompted to these remarks by listening to the noble Baroness, Lady Farrington. I agreed with most of what she had to say, but I was led to a very different conclusion. I fully agree with...
  • Royal Mail — Statement 10 Jul 2013

    My Lords, I welcome the affirmation in the Statement—the Minister has repeated the affirmation twice—that the Royal Mail will still be the UK’s universal service provider and that this will include services to urban and rural areas alike. However, may we be assured that not only will there be universal coverage but there will continue to be uniform pricing? Too often the...
  • Syria — Question 10 Jul 2013

    My Lords, does the Minister accept that, if the international community is to have any hope of starting to resolve this dreadful situation, all parties to the conflict need to be at the negotiating table? If that is the case—and I ask this particularly in the light of the fourth Question on the Order Paper—how does she respond to the suggestion that this ought also to include Iran?

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Former Bishop

Entered the House of Lords on 17 October 2005

Left the House of Lords on 31 August 2013 — retired

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (15 Oct 2009 to 15 May 2013)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all the Bishop of Exeter’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 6 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 6.99% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
  • 8 people are tracking this peer
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 43 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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