Lord True


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Recent appearances

  • Neighbourhood Planning Bill - Third Reading 15 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I am extremely grateful for what my noble friend has said. My great-grandfather was a baker. I am told that my grandmother once said to him, “Some of these loaves don’t look very good”, to which he replied, “Well, it’s the food they want, m’duck, not the fancy”. The fact is that of course one could quibble about the issue of compensation and...
  • Neighbourhood Planning Bill - Third Reading 15 Mar 2017

    My Lords, this is Third Reading and there is other business before the House, so I shall endeavour to be brief on this matter. However, it is important. I shall seek not to repeat points that I made on Report and on previous Bills. The subject that I have been trying to deal with is the problem in parts of London in particular, but also in other high-value areas, where there is arbitraging...
  • Political Parties (Funding and Expenditure) Bill [HL] - Second Reading 10 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I congratulate the noble Lord, Lord Tyler, on bringing forward this Bill. I congratulate him particularly on talking about the need to control big money donations in the week that his party leader has been exalting in press releases a £1 million donation and surpassing the money received by the Labour Party. Anyone who heard the brilliant speech by the noble Baroness the Leader...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 11 January 2011

Currently held offices

  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (since 8 Jun 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, House Committee (Lords) (22 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (Lords) (2 Nov 2011 to 30 Mar 2015)


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  • Has spoken in 14 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord True’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 83.94% 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 0 annotations on this Lord’s speeches — average amongst Lords.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 167 times in debates — above average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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