A selection of Lord Crickhowell's votes
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Generally voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes
4 votes for, 1 vote against, 2 absences, in 2011
Generally voted against more EU integration Show votes
0 votes for, 8 votes against, 7 absences, between 2008–2011
Consistently voted for fewer MPs in the House of Commons Show votes
3 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2011
Consistently voted for university tuition fees Show votes
2 votes for, 0 votes against, in 2010
Voted for raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
1 vote for, 0 votes against, in 2010
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My Lords, I have not taken any part in the debates on this Bill, but in view of the fact that a speech I delivered 14 years ago and which I had entirely forgotten has been quoted at some length today, I hope I may be allowed to say that, on having reread it, I am rather proud of it and stand by every single word I said on that occasion. For that reason, I wholly support the general principles...
My Lords, the Washington-based NGO Forest Trends has been working extremely hard to save the South American rainforests. I declare an interest: my son is in Brazil on its behalf at this moment. It has received support from the Obama Administration, but that is now almost certain to end as a result of the policies of President Trump. Does my noble friend agree that public/private organisations...
There will be no economic theories from me after those two contributions. On 7 March, the day before the Budget, the Royal Society of Arts—I declare an interest as a fellow—published an article which said: “Rumours have it that the Chancellor will use his Budget tomorrow to raise Class 4 NICs for the self-employed—a sensible move that could strengthen self-employment...
More of Lord Crickhowell’s recent appearances
Entered the House of Lords in 1987
Currently held offices
- Member, Hybrid Instruments Committee (Lords) (since 16 Jul 2015)
Other offices held in the past
- Member, Constitution Committee (22 Jun 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)
- Member, Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I (14 Nov 2007 to 13 Sep 2011)
- Member, Science and Technology Committee (Lords) (13 Nov 2007 to 15 May 2012)
- Member, Draft Climate Change Bill (Joint Committee) (23 Apr 2007 to 3 Aug 2007)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee C - Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy (21 Nov 2006 to 8 Apr 2010)
- Member, Constitutional Reform Bill Committee (22 Mar 2004 to 24 Jun 2004)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee D - Environment and Agriculture (26 Nov 2003 to 18 Nov 2004)
- Member, Draft Communications Bill (Joint Committee) (29 Apr 2002 to 7 Nov 2002)
- Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (13 Dec 2000 to 20 Nov 2003)
- Member, EU Sub-Committee D (12 Dec 2000 to 20 Nov 2003)
- Secretary of State for Wales (5 May 1979 to 12 Jun 1987)
- Member, Members' Interests Committee (1 Nov 1978 to 9 Jun 1983)
- Shadow Secretary of State (1 Mar 1975 to 3 May 1979)
- Shadow Secretary of State for Wales (1 Mar 1975 to 3 May 1979)
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- Has spoken in 2 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Crickhowell’s speeches
- Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
- Has voted in 53.24% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — 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") 302 times in debates — well above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)
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