Lord Holmes of Richmond


Recent appearances

  • Upcoming Business – Lords: Main Chamber 27 Mar 2017

    Plans for the large-scale rollout of the GovCoin trial later this year – Lord Holmes of Richmond. Oral questions
  • Higher Education and Research Bill - Report (3rd Day) 13 Mar 2017

    My Lords, I rise to support Amendment 150 in the name of the noble Lord, Lord Hannay, and, in doing so, declare my interest as set out in the register. When, many years ago, I went from a Midlands comprehensive school to Cambridge University, in many ways I felt that I was a foreign student. That aside, there is no social, economic, political, moral or legal reason not to support this...
  • Child Sexual Abuse: Football Clubs - Question for Short Debate 15 Dec 2016

    My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Addington, for securing this debate and the noble Lord, Lord Goddard, for introducing it. In those thanks, I express incredible sadness at the reason why we have to have this debate. We only have one national sport in Great Britain and, for better or worse, at the moment that is football. The headlines in recent weeks have not been made by the top...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 30 October 2013

Currently held offices

  • Member, Financial Exclusion Committee (since 25 May 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Social Mobility Committee (11 Jun 2015 to 16 Mar 2016)
  • Member, Information Committee (Lords) (8 Jun 2015 to 23 Jun 2015)
  • Member, Digital Skills Committee (12 Jun 2014 to 4 Feb 2015)


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  • Has spoken in 15 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Holmes of Richmond’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 87.21% 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") 44 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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