Baroness Flather

Crossbench Peer

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  • 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 more EU integration
  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons

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Recent appearances

  • Global Gender Equality - Motion to Take Note 17 Jun 2019

    My Lords, I was not at the conference; I am grateful to the noble Baroness, Lady Hussein-Ece, for the good, clear picture she has given of what went on there and I thank her for that. I was also going to congratulate the noble Lord, Lord Giddens, on putting his name down to speak, but sadly he has scratched. It is absolutely right that men should participate in this issue. Women cannot do...
  • Theatre Market - Question for Short Debate 11 Jun 2019

    I am not wearing a costume, I am terribly sorry, but I must say that London theatre has very much been part of my life. I cannot imagine living without access to good theatre. I did not like amateur theatre, and some of my friends who were very keen on it were quite put off by my saying that I prefer professional theatre—and I do. My husband was diagnosed with MS in 1983. By the time he...
  • International Women’s Day - Motion to Take Note 7 Mar 2019

    My Lords, I have just come back from my annual visit to India. I have been going to India for many years, just to see what has changed—what has got better, what has got worse. I was very distressed this time. Things have not got better, and they do not seem to be getting better, particularly in relation to women. I now feel very strongly that I do not want to go back again, because things...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 11 June 1990

Party was Conservative until 3 Dec 1998; Crossbench until 31 Jul 1999; Conservative until 12 May 2008

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Intergovernmental Organisations Committee (15 Nov 2007 to 19 Mar 2008)
  • Member, Draft Mental Health Bill (Joint Committee) (22 Jul 2004 to 11 Jul 2005)
  • Member, Medical Ethics Select Committee (22 Nov 1993 to 31 Jan 1994)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee C (15 Nov 1990 to 5 Nov 1993)


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  • Has spoken in 28 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Flather’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 1.03% 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") 117 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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