Baroness Gale

Shadow Spokesperson (Equalities and Women's Issues)


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Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 8 Mar 2018

    Ensuring employment protections for women provided for by EU law will be maintained when the UK leaves the EU – Baroness Gale. Oral questions
  • Women: Economic Freedom - Question 6 Feb 2018

    My Lords, is the Minister aware that the Institute for Fiscal Studies published research yesterday showing that, by the time their first child is grown up, mothers earn 30% less per hour than fathers? A quarter of that gap can be explained by the fact that mothers are the ones who generally work part-time while their children are growing up, so they miss out on earnings growth and...
  • Role of Women in Public Life - Motion to Take Note 5 Feb 2018

    My Lords, I thank the noble Baroness, Lady Williams, for securing this important debate. I know she worked hard to get it on the agenda today. Over the last 100 years, women’s lives have seen great improvements. There are more women in political and public life than ever before, although they are still a minority in Parliament. Since 1918, 489 women have been elected to the House of...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1999

Currently held offices

  • Member, Lord Speaker's Advisory Panel on Works of Art (since 25 Jan 2017)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Equalities and Women's Issues) (since 9 Jan 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Select Committee on Charities (25 May 2016 to 26 Mar 2017)
  • Member, Works of Art Committee (Lords) (16 May 2013 to 31 Aug 2016)
  • Member, Refreshment Committee (Lords) (20 Jun 2012 to 12 Jun 2013)
  • Opposition Whip (Lords) (8 Oct 2010 to 1 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Works of Art Committee (Lords) (25 Nov 2009 to 15 May 2012)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee G - Social Policies and Consumer Protection (24 May 2005 to 12 Nov 2009)
  • Member, Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee) (8 Dec 2003 to 30 Oct 2007)
  • Member, Information Committee (Lords) (25 Nov 2002 to 18 Nov 2004)
  • Member, Library and Computers Sub Committee (26 Jun 2001 to 7 Nov 2002)


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