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Lord Eden of Winton

Former Conservative Peer

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A selection of Lord Eden of Winton's votes

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Recent appearances

  • Queen’s Speech — Debate (4th Day) 2 Jun 2015

    (Valedictory Speech) My Lords—
  • Queen’s Speech — Debate (4th Day) 2 Jun 2015

    Thank you, my Lords. Towards the end of the last Session, under the terms of the House of Lords Reform Act 2014, I gave notice of my intention to retire on 11 June. I hesitated long before interrupting this debate with what is now called a valedictory since I know that it places rather unfortunate constraints on free movement in this House, but I felt that the precedent had already been set....
  • Oil Palm Plantations — Question for Short Debate 24 Mar 2015

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their assessment of the impact of oil palm plantations on world-wide climate and on the existence of indigenous animal species.

More of Lord Eden of Winton’s recent appearances


Former Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1983

Left the House of Lords on 11 June 2015 — retired

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (8 Dec 1981 to 9 Jun 1983)
  • Chair, Home Affairs Committee (13 Nov 1981 to 9 Jun 1983)
  • Member, Privileges Committee (3 May 1979 to 9 Jun 1983)
  • Member, European Legislation Committee (3 May 1979 to 9 Jun 1983)
  • Chair, European Legislation Committee (1 Nov 1978 to 3 May 1979)
  • Chair, European Legislation Sifting Sub-Committee (1 Nov 1978 to 4 Apr 1979)
  • Member, European Legislation Sub-Committee I (1 Nov 1978 to 4 Apr 1979)
  • Member, European Legislation Sub-Committee II (1 Nov 1978 to 4 Apr 1979)
  • Minister of State (Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications) (7 Apr 1972 to 8 Mar 1974)
  • Minister of State (Department of Trade and Industry) (15 Oct 1970 to 6 Apr 1972)
  • Minister of State (Ministry of Technology) (23 Jun 1970 to 15 Oct 1970)


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  • Has spoken in 2 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Eden of Winton’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 41.99% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • 5 people are tracking this peer
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 83 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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