Viscount Trenchard


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Recent appearances

  • European Union (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill - Second Reading (2nd Day) 21 Feb 2017

    My Lords, it is a great privilege to be able to take part in this debate, which is of such enormous historical importance. In 1975, believing that we had joined a trading bloc, I voted in favour of remaining a member of the EEC. However, it has been clear for many years now that we have been somewhat reluctant passengers on the European train, and our partners have been irritated by the brake...
  • House of Lords Act 1999 (Amendment) Bill [HL] - Committee 9 Dec 2016

    My Lords, I do not think the noble Lord quite answered the point made by my noble friend Lord Caithness. He asked whether the noble Lord would think it sensible that the House should consider some means of improving the Standing Orders, or changing the Standing Orders which govern the by-election procedure to make them less absurd. The noble Lord has pointed out that an election with an...
  • House of Lords Act 1999 (Amendment) Bill [HL] - Committee 9 Dec 2016

    My Lords, I, too, support the amendment in the name of my noble friend Lord Trefgarne. I apologise to the Committee for not having spoken at Second Reading but I was unable to be here because I had to attend a memorial service. I entirely agree with my noble friend Lord Trefgarne. My understanding in 1999 was that this was a deal that would enable the important piece of constitutional...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 27 May 2004

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Financial Services and Markets (Joint Committee) (2 Mar 1999 to 11 Nov 1999)


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  • Has spoken in 4 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Viscount Trenchard’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 35.72% 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") 71 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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