Lord Farmer


Recent appearances

  • Brexit: Preparations and Negotiations - Motion to Take Note 23 Jul 2018

    My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Bew, for his very interesting clarification of the Irish issue. I think we can all agree that Brexit has been divisive. However, after much internal debate we have produced our trading position, which has gone a long way to meet the EU’s demands and which has brought people on opposing sides together in what I might describe as mutual...
  • Sure Start - Question 12 Jul 2018

    My Lords, the Minister mentioned family hubs. Several councils have preserved their children’s centres by turning them into family hubs where families of older children aged from nought to 19 can also receive support, thereby integrating and improving help for more families. Beyond the early years social mobility peer review fund, which is focused on improving early language outcomes,...
  • Boarding School Partnerships - Question 28 Jun 2018

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the Boarding School Partnership information service; and how many children who would otherwise have been taken into local authority care have been given places in state boarding schools as a result of the service.

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 15 October 2014

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Social Mobility Committee (11 Jun 2015 to 16 Mar 2016)


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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — above average amongst Lords. See all Lord Farmer’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 20 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 74.03% 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") 49 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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