The Bishop of Chichester

Former Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill: Commons Reasons and Amendment 25 Apr 2012

    My Lords, I strongly support the noble and learned Baroness in everything that she has just said. She has very starkly set out the figures and the likely impact of not sending this back to the Commons. She has quite rightly said that people could die as a result. It is hard to engage in this discussion without having a rerun of the long debate that we have just had about the non-pursued...
  • Spencer Perceval — Question 25 Apr 2012

    My Lords, does the Minister agree that the continuation of slavery and quasi-slavery in very many parts of the world 200 years after the so-called abolition of slavery continues to be a scandal, and could he outline what Her Majesty's Government intend to do in order to continually influence our partners in the international community to bring this to a speedy end?
  • Economy: Budget Statement — Motion to Take Note 22 Mar 2012

    My Lords, the Chancellor has noble aims-a stable economy, a fairer, more efficient and simpler tax system and the encouragement of growth. From these Benches, I am pleased to endorse all three of those objectives. The debate is therefore not so much about the Government's declared intentions as whether the Chancellor's proposals are best calculated to achieve them. A stable economy and...

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Former Bishop

Entered the House of Lords on 13 March 2008

Left the House of Lords on 30 April 2012 — retired


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  • Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all the Bishop of Chichester’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 5.98% 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") 19 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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