Lord Beecham

Shadow Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government)


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Recent appearances

  • Ex-Offenders: Training and Employment - Question 5 Nov 2018

    My Lords, does the Minister agree that local authorities have potentially an important role to play in this matter, and will she undertake to approach the Local Government Association to see whether that can be translated into practice?
  • Pittsburgh: Synagogue Attack - Private Notice Question 29 Oct 2018

    My Lords, the House will congratulate the noble Lord for tabling this Question. All noble Lords, and most of the population of this country, were horrified at the tragic loss of life and the irrational hatred which inspired it. Thankfully, this country does not have a gun culture, nor a Government who believe that the answer is to equip places of worship with weapons—in a country which...
  • Property Guardians - Question for Short Debate 15 Oct 2018

    My Lords, I refer to my local government interests as an honorary vice-president of the Local Government Association and a councillor in Newcastle. I join the noble Lord, Lord Shipley, in congratulating the noble Baroness, Lady Jones, on bringing this important issue to the attention of the House—such as it is composed of this evening. She is initiating a debate that will go rather...

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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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