Baroness Flather

Crossbench

A selection of Baroness Flather's votes

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  • Has never voted on an equal number of electors per parliamentary constituency
  • Has never voted on more EU integration
  • Has never voted on university tuition fees
  • Has never voted on fewer MPs in the House of Commons
  • Has never voted on raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year

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Recent appearances

  • Queen’s Speech - Debate (4th Day) 27 Jun 2017

    My Lords, I have lived in this country most of my life. In fact, I do not call it “this country” now; I call it “my country”. It has been good to me. I have done well and things have happened, but of course some effort has to be made by the person who comes. That is a separate story. The country has been good to me and I have enjoyed living here. I want to remind noble...
  • Commonwealth - Motion to Take Note 16 Mar 2017

    My Lords, the CDC Group has paid a great deal of money to Narayana Health, a corporate health provider in India, but everything I have found out about it indicates that it is a very rich organisation. If it is creating jobs in India, that is not the way to do it. If it can help people who cannot afford healthcare, it is not doing it.
  • Commonwealth - Motion to Take Note 16 Mar 2017

    My Lords, we have had a very interesting afternoon. We have heard a variety of speeches on a variety of issues. First, I thank the noble Baroness, Lady Anelay, for the comprehensive way she introduced the debate. I do not think she left anything out in her opening speech. We almost always have a debate on the Commonwealth every year. Some of it is the same as ever because obviously the issues...

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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 36 debates in the last year — well 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 0.81% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 8 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — well above average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 104 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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