Baroness Kidron


Recent appearances

  • Growing up with the Internet (Communications Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note 7 Nov 2017

    It is a great pleasure to follow the noble Lord, Lord Addington, and I take on board his point about accessibility. Although children as a whole are a huge user group, in fact, all users are individual. I congratulate my noble friend Lord Best and welcome the noble Lord, Lord Gilbert, to his new role. Both made inspiring speeches. I will concentrate on the role of government and a little on...
  • Data Protection Bill [HL] - Committee (2nd Day) 6 Nov 2017

    I support the amendment. I was on the House of Lords Communications Committee, to which the noble Lord just referred. We recommended that digital literacy be given the same status as reading, writing and arithmetic. We set out an argument for a single cross-curricular framework of digital competencies—evidence-based, taught by trained teachers—in all schools whatever their legal...
  • Data Protection Bill [HL] - Committee (2nd Day) 6 Nov 2017

    I thank everyone who has contributed to this fantastically supportive debate with their very interesting comments. I am grateful to the Minister for saying that he is sure that we will return to this issue. I am going to try to tackle a couple of points, but I do not have the organising skills with all my pieces of paper to pick up on what all noble Lords have said. I think there is a bit of...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 26 June 2012

Currently held offices

  • Member, Communications Committee (since 8 Jun 2015)


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  • Has spoken in 16 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Kidron’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 23.33% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 38 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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