Baroness Morgan of Cotes

Conservative Peer


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  • Skill Shortages in Business and Industry - Question 28 Feb 2024

    My Lords, as chair of the East Midlands Institute of Technology and of the national Careers & Enterprise Company, I think my noble friend is somewhat selling this Government’s achievements short in support for training, skills and careers advice. Does she agree that the important thing now is to make sure that the system—a strengthening system—continues, including working with the local...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Homicide: Sentencing 5 Dec 2023

    To ask His Majesty's Government when the Ministry of Justice plans to publish a consultation on sentencing for murders committed in domestic settings, in particular (1) consulting on increasing the tariff from 15 to 25 years, and (2) consulting on the perpetrator’s hands being treated as weapons.
  • Online Safety Bill - Third Reading: Amendment 1 6 Sep 2023

    My Lords, I welcome Amendments 5 and 6, as well as the amendments that reflect the work done and comments made in earlier stages of this debate by the noble Baroness, Lady Kennedy. Of course, we are not quite there yet with this Bill, but we are well on the way as this is the Bill’s last formal stage in this Chamber before it goes back to the House of Commons. Amendments 5 and 6 relate to...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 6 January 2020

Previously MP for Loughborough until 6 November 2019 — Dissolved for election

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Also represented Loughborough

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Topics of interest

Baroness Morgan of Cotes campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Transport
  • Treasury
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Railway Network
  • Refugees: Families
  • Schools: Hearing Impairment
  • DMRC Headley Court: Veterans

Other offices held in the past

  • Chair, Fraud Act 2006 and Digital Fraud Committee (19 Jan 2022 to 31 Oct 2022)
  • Chair, Fraud Act 2006 and Digital Fraud Committee (19 Jan 2022 to 31 Oct 2022)
  • Member, COVID-19 Committee (11 Jun 2020 to 28 Apr 2022)
  • The Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (24 Jul 2019 to 13 Feb 2020)
  • Member, Liaison Committee Sub-committee on the effectiveness and influence of the select committee system (13 Feb 2019 to 25 Jul 2019)
  • Member, Liaison Committee (Commons) ( 6 Nov 2017 to 25 Jul 2019)
  • Member, Treasury Sub-Committee (14 Sep 2017 to 25 Jul 2019)
  • Chair, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 25 Jul 2019)
  • Chair, Treasury Committee (12 Jul 2017 to 25 Jul 2019)
  • Minister for Women and Equalities (15 Jul 2014 to 13 Jul 2016)
  • The Secretary of State for Education (15 Jul 2014 to 13 Jul 2016)
  • Minister for Women ( 9 Apr 2014 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • The Financial Secretary to the Treasury ( 9 Apr 2014 to 15 Jul 2014)
  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (25 Nov 2013 to 12 May 2014)
  • The Economic Secretary to the Treasury ( 7 Oct 2013 to 9 Apr 2014)
  • Assistant Whip (HM Treasury) ( 6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Business, Innovation and Skills Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 2 Nov 2010)

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Nov 2019.

1. Employment and earnings
Payments received via Tidy Management, Suite D5, Swan House Business Centre, The Park, Market Bosworth, Nuneaton CV13 0LJ:
8 October 2018, received £2,125 from Edge Hill University, St Helens Road, Ormskirk L39 4QP, for speech. Hours: 10 hrs including preparation. (Registered 13 November 2018)
15 October 2018, received £2,125 from GTI Media/Target Jobs, The Fountain Building, Howbery Park, Benson Lane, Wallingford OX10 8BA, for a speech. Hours: 5 hrs including preparation. (Registered 13 November 2018)
10 December 2018, received £3,400 from Hays Specialist Recruitment, 250 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY, for a speech. Hours: 5 hrs including preparation. (Registered 19 December 2018)
3 April 2019, received £3,500 from MN2S Management, the Ministry, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1DN, for a panel discussion. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 07 May 2019)
20 May 2019, received £2,975 from the Boarding School Association, 60 St Martin's Lane, London WC2N 4JS, for a speech. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 23 May 2019)
Payments from Guardian New and Media Ltd, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1P 2AP:
4 April 2019, received £131.73 for an article in the Observer. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 24 April 2019)
26 October 2018, received £1,500 from Hat Trick Productions, 33 Oval Road, London NW1 76A, for a TV appearance. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 19 November 2018)
Payments from the BBC, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA, for appearing on Any Questions:
21 November 2018, received £150. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 December 2018)
30 April 2019, received £200 for an appearance on 12 April 2019. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 07 May 2019)
4 January 2019, received £500 from Intelligence Squared Ltd, 6th Floor, Newcombe House, 45 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3LQ, for a speaking engagement. Hours: 3.5 hrs. (Registered 24 April 2019)
8 March 2019, received £200 from the Economist Newspaper Ltd, 1-11 John Adam Street, London WC2N 6HT, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 24 April 2019)
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Simon Thomas
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,600

Donor status: individual

(Registered 03 October 2019)
Name of donor: Kailash Suri
Address of donor: private

Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Sponsorship of a dinner, £4,664.35; winning auction bid, £900; total £5,564.35

Donor status: individual

(Registered 25 October 2019)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Prosperity UK 2017 Ltd
Address of donor: First Floor, 6 Grosvenor St, London W1K 4PZ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): rail tickets costing £490

Destination of visit: Brussels

Date of visit: 11 July 2019

Purpose of visit: To present the Alternative Arrangements Commission's report to senior stakeholders from the UK and elsewhere in the EU.

(Registered 03 September 2019)
7. (i) Shareholdings: over 15% of issued share capital
From 7 July 2017, Cotes Consult Ltd; corporate advisory services. (Registered 11 September 2017)
8. Miscellaneous
Unpaid director of Loughborough Wellbeing C.I.C. (Registered 11 September 2017)
From 7 July 2017, unpaid director of Cotes Consult Ltd. (Registered 11 September 2017)
From 16 May 2018, an unpaid director of the Social Market Foundation. (Registered 18 September 2018)

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