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The Bishop of Liverpool

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A selection of the Bishop of Liverpool's votes

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  • Voted for an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes 1 vote for, 0 votes against, 6 absences, in 2011
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on more EU integration

We have lots more plain English analysis of the Bishop of Liverpool’s voting record on issues like health, welfare, taxation and more. Visit the Bishop of Liverpool’s full vote analysis page for more.

Recent appearances

  • Care Quality Commission: Morecambe Bay Hospitals — Statement 20 Jun 2013

    My Lords, chaplains occupy a unique position in hospitals in relation not just to patients but to staff. Will the Department of Health keep under review the role of the chaplain in relation to both patients and staff, especially when a culture of carelessness and intimidation emerges?
  • G8 Summit — Statement 19 Jun 2013

    My Lords, we on these Benches very much welcome the direction of travel on taxes, trade and transparency. Can the Minister tell us what steps Her Majesty’s Government will take to ensure that these three Ts figure strongly on the agenda of the G20 summit later this year?
  • Children: Adult Material Online — Question 19 Jun 2013

    My Lords, in light of yesterday’s question about sex education, and the important Question put by the noble Baroness, Lady Benjamin, can the Minister tell the House whether there is interdepartmental working that involves the Department for Education, the Department of Health, the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and the Ministry of Justice?

More of The Bishop of Liverpool’s recent appearances


Former Bishop

Entered the House of Lords on 20 October 2003

Left the House of Lords on 31 August 2013 — retired

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communications and Digital Committee (22 Jul 2010 to 7 Jul 2011)


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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all the Bishop of Liverpool’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 3.14% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 56 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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