the Bishop of Salisbury


Recent appearances

  • Policing and Crime Bill - Committee (4th Day) (Continued) 9 Nov 2016

    My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Beecham, for moving the amendment. I stand in place of my colleague the right reverend Prelate the Bishop of St Albans, who is unable to be here today, in support of Amendment 214, which would grant new powers to local licensing authorities in regulating gaming machines on gambling premises. As the noble Lord, Lord Beecham, has already made clear, there...
  • LGBT Community: UN Independent Expert - Statement 8 Nov 2016

    My Lords, I very much welcome the strength of the Statement. The rights of LGBTI people is often a very hot and contested matter, particularly on grounds of faith. It is significant therefore that the most reverend Primate the Archbishop of Canterbury and most other primates in the Anglican communion have committed to the decriminalisation of homosexuality and to the support of the rights of...
  • Prisons: Violence - Question 8 Nov 2016

    My Lords, I have been in and out of prisons quite a lot, usually in support of the excellent multifaith chaplaincies that attest to the importance of the spirit of human beings. In recent years, there has been an alarming rise in the number of suicides, and in self-harm and violence. The recently published strategy for prison safety and reform is very welcome. Does the Minister agree that an...

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Entered the House of Lords on 9 February 2015


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  • Has spoken in 5 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all the Bishop of Salisbury’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 1.89% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — well below average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 8 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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