Lord Bragg

Labour Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Older Persons: Provision of Public Services - Motion to Take Note 13 Jun 2019

    My Lords, I, too, thank the noble Lord, Lord Foulkes, for his stirring and comprehensive opening and for this debate. I declare a couple of interests: I work for BBC Radio and for Sky Arts. This debate has covered a wide and impressive canvas, but I am going to stick to the BBC licence fee, an issue which is current and of great importance in my world and many of our worlds, including those...
  • Mental Health of Children and Young Adults - Motion to Take Note 16 May 2019

    My Lords, I too thank the noble Baroness, Lady Royall, and congratulate her on introducing such an important subject at a particularly apposite time. Her comprehensive speech was compelling. I declare an interest: from 1996 to 2011 I was president of Mind, the leading mental health charity in the UK. In 2011 I handed over to Stephen Fry, but I have continued to work for Mind and its CEO, Paul...
  • Arts: Impact of Brexit - Motion to Take Note 11 Oct 2018

    I thank your Lordships. I have been heavily warned that we must finish at 5.43 pm, so I will stick to that. I have very little to say because much of what I wanted to say has already been said extremely eloquently in a beautifully one-sided debate that leaves no room whatever for doubt. Does that matter? I think it does, because we matter as a House. As for the referendum being final and...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1998

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communications Committee (13 Oct 2010 to 2 Jul 2013)


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  • Has spoken in 3 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Bragg’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 46.30% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 64 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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