Baroness Richardson of Calow


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  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Generally voted against an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency Show votes 0 votes for, 2 votes against, 5 absences, in 2011
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year
  • Has never voted on more EU integration
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees

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Recent appearances

  • Assisted Dying Bill [HL]: Committee (1st Day) 7 Nov 2014

    My Lords, on Amendment 65, on capacity, it is hard to imagine how anybody who has just been told that they have less than six months to live, and who is in such pain that they do not want to continue living, should have absolutely no impairment or disturbance of the mind. This must be part of the condition—but I am not convinced that it would necessarily cloud or impair their judgment....
  • Assisted Dying Bill [HL]: Second Reading 18 Jul 2014

    My Lords, most of you will know that I am a Christian and an ordained Minister of the Methodist Church, but I am speaking today personally because I cannot speak for my church. In fact, it would be impossible and perhaps improper to do so because there are different opinions within that church, firmly held, as there are between all churches, faith communities, the public in general and the...
  • Schools: Admission Policies — Question 22 Jul 2013

    Is the Minister aware that not all schools of religious character select on faith grounds? The Methodist Church has 65 primary schools that are state-funded and 17 independent schools, none of which select according to the faith of the parents, although all are organised on Christian principles, but they are offered to society for the good of society as a whole.

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1998

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Committee On Religious Offences (15 May 2002 to 10 Apr 2003)
  • Member, Committee On Animals In Scientific Procedures (28 Jun 2001 to 16 Jul 2002)
  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (23 Nov 1999 to 7 Nov 2002)


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