Lord Laing of Dunphail

Former Conservative Peer

Recent appearances

  • Assisted Dying for the Terminally Ill Bill [HL] 12 May 2006

    My Lords, in supporting the Bill, I acknowledge the risks. But let us not overstate them to the extent that the benefits are submerged. We must keep our eyes firmly on the intention behind the Bill, which is to achieve the legal framework for competent, terminally ill adults to die with dignity at a time of their own choosing and in the controlled manner that they desperately seek. In our...
  • Lighter Evenings (Experiment) Bill [HL] 24 Mar 2006

    My Lords, I support the Bill from a personal point of view, believing that many thousands of others would take the same view. For 45 years of my life, I left home every morning at 6.30, arriving home after dark, when the hour went back—biscuit manufacturers have to work very hard. I never saw my garden in daylight, except at weekends, and I used to long for the clocks to remain on British...
  • Zimbabwe: British Food Aid 19 Jan 2004

    My Lords, does the noble Baroness accept that Mr Mugabe, considering the destruction that he has caused in that great country, could be embraced by the title of a "weapon of mass destruction"?

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Profile

Former Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1991

Left the House of Lords on 21 June 2010 — Died

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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Laing of Dunphail’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 19.76% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 4 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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