Baroness Newlove

Deputy Speaker (Lords)


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Recent appearances

  • Youth Services - Question for Short Debate 26 Jun 2018

    My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Storey, for this debate; it may be a small one, but the topic is certainly not. We see young lives being lost daily through knife and gun crime across our nation. A moral panic has begun, arousing social concern. After the loss of my late husband, Garry Newlove, I was asked what I wanted to do. I had never been in the national spotlight, so to speak, so...
  • Courts and Tribunals (Judiciary and Functions of Staff) Bill [HL] - Second Reading 20 Jun 2018

    My Lords, this has been a wonderful debate. As someone who used to work in the courts, I have learned quite a lot about the history of titles in the courts, and so on. The speech given by my wonderful noble and learned friend Lord Mackay was delightful—and of course I have had the pleasure of working alongside the noble and learned Lord, Lord Thomas, on victims’ issues. As a...
  • Serious Violence Strategy - Motion to Take Note 11 Jun 2018

    My Lords, I welcome the opportunity to speak in this debate. I do so, however, with a heavy heart. As many in the House will be aware, I speak from the unenviable position of having been widowed because of violent crime. I am a mother of three children—of whom I am really proud—who have no father because of violent crime. As the Victims’ Commissioner for England and Wales,...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 15 July 2010

Currently held offices

  • Deputy Speaker (Lords) (since 5 Mar 2018)
  • Deputy Chairman of Committees (since 6 Nov 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Citizenship and Civic Engagement Committee (29 Jun 2017 to 28 Mar 2018)
  • Member, EU Justice Sub-Committee (12 Jun 2015 to 27 Apr 2017)


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  • Has spoken in 8 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Newlove’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 75.46% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well above average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 1 annotation on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 32 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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