Lord Berkeley

Labour Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Queen’s Speech - Debate (4th Day) 17 May 2021

    There is very little new on transport in the Queen’s Speech, apart from promising a Bill for HS2 from Crewe to Manchester. As my noble friend Lady Jones of Whitchurch said, there was a distinct lack of ambition for the transport sector in the Queen’s Speech. So, at the start of this new Session, it is time to review the purpose, benefits and likely outcome for HS2, and to ask again...
  • Queen’s Speech - Debate (4th Day) 17 May 2021

    I am grateful for the reminder, but a Bishop was recently allowed to carry on for six minutes and 40 seconds, so may I finish? Doug Oakervee has stated that pressure from the construction industry persuaded him to recommend that HS2 went ahead. This need could have been met equally well by regional upgrades in the Midlands and the north, so I suggest that HS2 be stopped now and the relevant...
  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Driving: Speed Limits 17 May 2021

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how they intend to reduce the numbers of speeding drivers following the data published by the Department for Transport that showed that 56 per cent of drivers broke the 30mph speed limit between January and March 2021.

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Profile

Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 2 May 2000

Positions held at time of appointment: Chairman, Rail Freight Group; Piggybank Consortium (from Number 10 press release)

Currently held offices

  • Member, Built Environment Committee (since 14 Apr 2021)
  • Member, EU Goods Sub-Committee (since 23 Apr 2020)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Internal Market Sub-Committee (2 Jul 2019 to 23 Apr 2020)
  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (17 Dec 1998 to 11 Nov 1999)
  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (17 Dec 1998 to 11 Nov 1999)
  • Member, Select Committee on the Ceremony of Introduction (17 Dec 1997 to 30 Apr 1998)
  • Member, Adminstration Sub Committee (5 Jun 1997 to 19 Nov 1998)
  • Member, European Union Committee (3 Jun 1997 to 11 Nov 1999)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee B - Internal Market (28 Oct 1996 to 11 Nov 1999)

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