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Lord Bridges

Crossbench Peer

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A selection of Lord Bridges's votes

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Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Public Expenditure 22 Sep 2015

    The Spending Review will be published on 25th November, and work is currently underway on the National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR) which we expect to publish before the end of the year. These reviews will be closely aligned, recognising that economic security and national security are two sides of the same coin. At the Summer Budget, the Government...
  • Written Answers — HM Treasury: Revenue and Customs: Telephone Services 22 Sep 2015

    As stated in an earlier response (HL897), HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) publishes its performance data quarterly on the website. HMRC handles 50 million calls a year from customers. It aims to answer 80 per cent of all calls and accepts that it is not currently delivering on that aspiration. HMRC published a press release on 25 June in which it apologised for the poor service,...
  • Parliamentary Standards Bill: Committee (1st Day) 14 Jul 2009

    The noble and learned Lord has made some very important points. I am not sure, strictly speaking—

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords in 1969

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Sub-Committee F (12 Jan 1998 to 11 May 2001)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee B (23 Nov 1993 to 8 Apr 1997)
  • Member, European Union Committee (30 Nov 1989 to 19 Nov 1998)
  • Member, EU Sub-Committee F (30 Nov 1989 to 5 Nov 1993)


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  • Has spoken in 0 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Bridges’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 11.20% 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") 62 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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