Lord Carrington of Fulham

Former MP


Recent appearances

  • Budget Statement - Motion to Take Note 14 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I refer noble Lords to my interests in the register. I like boring Budgets—they tend to do less harm to the economy—and this one had all the makings of a very boring Budget. With Brexit, this is not the time to be making big changes; those will undoubtedly have to come when we see the shape of our economic future outside the EU. It was a boring Budget until some minor...
  • Higher Education and Research Bill - Report (3rd Day) 13 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I had not intended to speak in this debate but I have been encouraged to do so. First, I remind your Lordships of my interests as declared in the register: I am chairman of a sharia-compliant bank in London and therefore have some knowledge of the problems, but I have also spent my professional lifetime in sharia banking. I encourage the Government to move ahead as rapidly as...
  • Higher Education and Research Bill - Report (1st day) (Continued) 6 Mar 2017

    My Lords, this is a probing amendment to clarify a situation which concerns, pretty specifically and possibly uniquely, the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. The Guildhall school is a very unusual institution, partly because of its history, and partly because of its ownership. It is an unincorporated body. It does not have the legal structure common among higher education colleges. It was...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 17 October 2013

Previously MP for Fulham until 8 April 1997 — General election

Entered the House of Commons on 11 June 1987 — General election

Also represented Fulham

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Insurance Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee (19 Nov 2014 to 24 Dec 2014)
  • Member, Economic Affairs Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (13 Jan 1997 to 20 Jan 1997)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) (12 Dec 1996 to 2 May 1997)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) (1 Nov 1996 to 16 Jan 1997)
  • Chair, Treasury Committee (16 Oct 1996 to 13 Jan 1997)
  • Member, Treasury Committee (15 Nov 1995 to 16 Oct 1996)
  • Member, Treasury & Civil Service Committee (31 Oct 1994 to 8 Nov 1995)
  • Member, Treasury & Civil Service Sub-Committee (31 Oct 1994 to 8 Nov 1995)


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  • Has spoken in 9 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Carrington of Fulham’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 90.27% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 21 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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