Lord Beecham

Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government)

Labour Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Feltham Young Offender Institution - Statement 24 Jul 2019

    My Lords, I thank the noble and learned Lord for repeating that Answer. The state of the Prison Service in a country with one of the highest incarceration rates in Europe has long been a matter of concern. The chief inspector’s report on Feltham cites concerns about the safety and care of 15 to 18 year-old prisoners, with very little time spent out of their cells and an alarming increase in...
  • Written Answers — Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government: Homelessness 10 Jul 2019

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure adequate and sustainable funding to prevent homelessness in the long term.
  • Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Housing 8 Jul 2019

    To ask Her Majesty's Government why they have awarded contracts to Serco for the provision of housing to asylum seekers; and what measures they intend to put in place to ensure that the quality of the service delivered under those contracts is up to a good standard.

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 27 July 2010

Currently held offices

  • Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) (since 8 Jan 2018)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Housing) (since 8 Jan 2018)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Justice) (since 6 Sep 2012)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Spokesperson (Housing) (18 Sep 2015 to 8 Jan 2018)
  • Member, Inheritance and Trustees’ Powers Bill [HL] Committee (28 Oct 2013 to 16 Dec 2013)
  • Member, Trusts (Capital and Income) Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee (19 Jun 2012 to 24 Jul 2012)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) (8 Oct 2010 to 8 Jan 2018)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Health) (8 Oct 2010 to 6 Sep 2012)


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