Lord Bichard


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Recent appearances

  • Adult Social Care in England - Private Notice Question 10 Oct 2017

    Will the Minister reassure the House that the long-delayed Green Paper will address not just resources but some of the other points that have already been raised, and maybe one or two others? For example, how do we recruit, retain and motivate a high-quality workforce? How do we provide urgent support for many small providers, which are struggling to survive, let alone improve the quality of...
  • Queen’s Speech - Debate (3rd Day) (Continued) 26 Jun 2017

    My Lords, I want to talk about business and skills. In doing so, I am conscious that this contribution could just as easily have been made in the education debate—indeed, given the hour, it almost was. However, I am equally conscious that the education debate will probably once again be dominated by finance, “Do schools have enough money?”, and even more by structure,...
  • Social Care - Motion to Take Note 1 Dec 2016

    My Lords, I draw attention to my interests as set out in the register. I thank the noble Baroness, Lady Pitkeathley, for giving us this opportunity to discuss a desperately important issue and I congratulate the noble Baroness, Lady Cavendish, on a maiden speech that was well-informed, challenging and constructive. I would have expected nothing else; I know that she will be a real asset to...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 29 March 2010

Currently held offices

  • Member, Select Committee on Charities (since 25 May 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Service and Demographic Change Committee (29 May 2012 to 5 Mar 2013)
  • Member, Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee (16 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Deputy Chairman of Committees (16 May 2012 to 6 Jul 2016)
  • Member, Leader's Group on Working Practices Committee (27 Jul 2010 to 26 Apr 2011)


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  • Has spoken in 3 debates in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Lord Bichard’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 32.65% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below 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") 35 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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