Lord Wood of Anfield


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Recent appearances

  • Digital Economy Bill - Report (2nd Day) (Continued) 20 Mar 2017

    I thank the noble Lord, Lord Inglewood. I think the principle of maintaining the independence of the BBC unites virtually everyone in this House. However, the question is: do we agree on what constitutes a challenge to that independence, and do we agree to provide extra protection to the BBC when the independence is under threat? This amendment sets out concerns about three kinds of...
  • Digital Economy Bill - Committee (4th Day) 8 Feb 2017

    My Lords, we have had various contributions across the House of excellent quality. We have the noble Lord, Lord Low, and the noble Baroness, Lady Benjamin, talking about children’s content; the noble Lord, Lord Wigley, and my noble friend Lord Hain talking about Welsh language provision; various comments about innovation and the future from the noble Viscount, Lord Colville, and the...
  • Digital Economy Bill - Committee (4th Day) 8 Feb 2017

    Once again, I am pretending to be my noble friend Lord Stevenson. Amendment 226A concerns rules ensuring the prominence of public service broadcasting content on on-demand services. The Communications Act 2003 provides a code of practice to ensure electronic programme guides give priority and prominence to PSB channels. For traditional viewing these rules, in the main, continue to work pretty...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 18 January 2011

Currently held offices

  • Member, International Relations Committee (since 25 May 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Minister without Portfolio (Cabinet Office) (17 Oct 2011 to 27 May 2015)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) (17 Oct 2011 to 6 Sep 2012)


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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Wood of Anfield’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 54.77% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — 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") 28 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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