Baroness Bakewell

Labour Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Brexit: Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration - Motion to Take Note (2nd Day) 6 Dec 2018

    My Lords, in supporting the Motion moved by my noble friend Lady Smith of Basildon, that the withdrawal agreement and political declaration will do grave damage to the global influence of the United Kingdom, I want to take a long perspective—far longer, indeed, than the perspective referred to by the noble Lord, Lord Trimble. I want to go back to Bologna in 1088, where the first and...
  • Breast Scans - Question 19 Nov 2018

    My Lords, it is important that women have scans throughout their lives. They receive a reminder to go for a scan, but those reminders stop at the age of 70. The incidence of breast cancer continues after 70. Will the Minister reinstate reminders for people over that age?
  • Children: Welfare, Life Chances and Social Mobility - Motion to Take Note 1 Nov 2018

    My Lords, I too thank the noble Baroness, Lady Massey, for bringing this debate to the House; it has already attracted a swathe of impressive expertise. In deference to her status as a published novelist, I will take a different point of view. Tolstoy’s opening sentence of Anna Karenina is this: “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way”. Happy...

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Labour Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 25 January 2011

Currently held offices

  • Member, Regenerating Seaside Towns and Communities Committee (since 6 Sep 2018)
  • Member, Lord Speaker's Advisory Panel on Works of Art (since 25 Jan 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Intergenerational Fairness and Provision Committee (17 May 2018 to 19 Jul 2018)
  • Member, Artificial Intelligence Committee (29 Jun 2017 to 13 Mar 2018)
  • Member, Works of Art Committee (Lords) (8 Jun 2015 to 31 Aug 2016)
  • Member, Communications Committee (16 May 2012 to 30 Mar 2015)


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