Lord Roberts of Conwy

Former Conservative Peer

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2nd to 9th June 2020

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10th June 2020 onwards

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Recent appearances

  • United States Budget: Economic Impact — Question 10 Dec 2012

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the effect on the United Kingdom economy of the outcomes of the "fiscal cliff" discussions in the United States of America.
  • United States Budget: Economic Impact — Question 10 Dec 2012

    Is my noble friend aware, as I am sure he is, that many believe that unless the end-year fiscal crisis in the US is averted, involving as it does some hundreds of billions of dollars' worth of tax rises and spending, there is a risk that the US could return to recession, and the prospects for our exporters to the United States could be very gloomy indeed? Such prospects are already gloomy in...

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Former Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1997

Left the House of Lords on 13 December 2013 — Died

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister, Wales (16 Dec 2005 to 6 Jul 2007)
  • Spokespersons In the Lords, Wales (20 May 2005 to 16 Dec 2005)
  • Spokespersons In the Lords, Local and Devolved Government Affairs (22 Feb 2005 to 20 May 2005)
  • Shadow Minister, Local and Devolved Government Affairs (10 May 2004 to 22 Feb 2005)
  • Member, Welsh Affairs Committee (28 Nov 1994 to 21 Mar 1997)
  • Minister of State (Welsh Office) (15 Jun 1987 to 28 Nov 1994)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Welsh Office) (7 May 1979 to 13 Jun 1987)

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