Former Crossbench Peer
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My Lords, I apologise to my noble friend for intervening prematurely. As one of your Lordships' former Chairmen of Committees, I support the Motion moved by the noble Lord the Leader of the House. I served first as Principal Deputy Chairman of Committees, and I worked with Michael Pownall in that role. He was, of course, in charge of me. I predicted at that time that he would finish up as...
To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written statement by Baroness Hanham on 7 March (WS 144-5) about the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation, why they did not include the London Borough of Tower Hamlets among the London boroughs to which the Corporation's planning functions will be returned from 1 April 2011.
Former Crossbench Peer
Entered the House of Lords in 1976
Left the House of Lords on 23 July 2011 — Died
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