Lord Sheikh

Conservative Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Access to Palliative Care Bill [HL] - Second Reading 14 Jun 2019

    My Lords, I pay tribute to the noble Baroness, Lady Finlay, for tabling this Bill. It is an important Bill and I have the pleasure to speak in support of it. I begin my contribution by making reference to the conversations I had with Dame Cicely Saunders. Dame Cicely was a pioneer of the modern hospice, which takes a holistic approach to palliative care, managing physical symptoms and...
  • Prevent Strategy - Question 6 Mar 2019

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have for the review of the Prevent strategy.
  • Prevent Strategy - Question 6 Mar 2019

    My Lords, I thank my noble friend the Minister for her reply. I am pleased that Her Majesty’s Government have agreed to undertake an independent review of the Prevent strategy; this has been very well received in the Muslim community. Will the review have sufficiently broad terms of reference, including community engagement, public consultation and full government disclosure? To what extent...

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Profile

Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 27 June 2006

Positions held at time of appointment: Chairman of the Conservative Muslim Forum. (from Number 10 press release)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Communications Committee (25 May 2016 to 27 Apr 2017)
  • Member, Draft Bribery Bill (Joint Committee) (11 May 2009 to 16 Jul 2009)

Numerology

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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Sheikh’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 61.56% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 170 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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