Lord West of Spithead

Labour Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 11 Jul 2019

    Whether the number of frigates in commission available for operations will fall below 13 in any year before 2026 – Lord West of Spithead. Oral questions
  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 18 Jun 2019

    Protection of UK and other merchant shipping in the Gulf of Oman and Strait of Hormuz subsequent to recent attacks – Lord West of Spithead. Oral questions
  • Defence: Expenditure - Question 11 Jun 2019

    My Lords, I am afraid that the noble Earl’s Answer was rather complacent. There is no doubt that this is a clarion call from the Foreign Secretary. As was said, he is in the best position to judge what the balance between hard power and soft power should be. Soft power is very important, but we have whittled hard power down since 2010. It has reduced and reduced. We have a surface...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 9 July 2007

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (3 Dec 2015 to 27 Apr 2017)
  • Member, National Security Strategy (Joint Committee) (12 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Security and Counter-terrorism), Home Office (1 Aug 2007 to 11 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Home Office) (Security and Counter-terrorism) (29 Jun 2007 to 6 May 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office (28 Jun 2007 to 1 Aug 2007)


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