Lord Aberdare


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Recent appearances

  • Schools: Music Education - Motion to Take Note 18 Oct 2018

    My Lords, I too congratulate the noble Lord, Lord Black of Brentwood, on this timely and important debate and on his powerful opening speech. I am delighted to follow the noble Baroness, Lady Bloomfield, whose desire to master the harp fills me with admiration. I declare an interest as chairman of a charity set up to mark the 150th anniversary next year of Hector Berlioz’s death, which...
  • Education and Training - Question 15 Oct 2018

    Further to the noble Lord’s answer to the question asked by the noble Baroness, Lady Garden, what are the Government doing to ensure the availability of enough qualified careers professionals to deliver the admirable goals of the careers strategy?
  • Careers Education for Students - Motion to Take Note 6 Sep 2018

    My Lords, I thank all noble Lords who have spoken in this debate, which I have found highly instructive and enlightening. I join the chorus of congratulations for the noble Baroness, Lady Bull, who more than lived up to her star billing, and I look forward to many encores. I also thank the Minister for a typically thoughtful and comprehensive response to the debate. I was particularly...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 20 July 2009

Currently held offices

  • Member, EU Internal Market Sub-Committee (since 23 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Digital Skills Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 4 Feb 2015)
  • Member, Information Committee (Lords) (16 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)


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  • Has spoken in 13 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Aberdare’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 9 written questions in the last year — above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 57.27% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 50 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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