Baroness Sherlock

Opposition Senior Whip (Lords)


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Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 11 Dec 2017

    Why kinship carers who subsequently have their own child are not exempt from the two child limit – Baroness Sherlock. Oral questions
  • Working-age Benefits - Question for Short Debate 16 Nov 2017

    My Lords, I commend the right reverend Prelate the Bishop of St Albans for choosing this subject and for managing to get it debated the week before the Budget, which I think is a very coveted spot indeed. In doing so, he has highlighted one of the greatest and most overlooked scandals of the austerity policies pursued in recent years. With apologies, I am going to go through some of the...
  • Universal Credit - Motion to Take Note 16 Nov 2017

    My Lords, this has indeed been a powerful debate. I am indebted to my noble friend Lady Hollis for opening it with her characteristic combination of passion and mastery of detail. I am also grateful for the contributions of all noble Lords, who, between them, have told the story of universal credit, from the original dream, the plans, the delays and the stumbles, to the reality of the gap...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 5 July 2010

Currently held offices

  • Opposition Senior Whip (Lords) (since 27 May 2015)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Work and Pensions) (since 8 Oct 2013)

Other offices held in the past

  • Opposition Whip (Lords) (18 Mar 2013 to 27 May 2015)


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