Lord Kerslake

Crossbench Peer

Recent appearances

  • Brexit - Motion to Take Note 25 Mar 2019

    My Lords, Brexit debates in this House have become a bit like buses—the buses in London at least—if you miss one, there is no great concern because another will be along shortly. I think, however, that in today’s debate we are finally reaching a critical point: there is literally no more road to kick the can down. When I last spoke on Brexit in this House—on 9 January, just before...
  • Local Authorities: Essential Services - Motion to Take Note 24 Jan 2019

    My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Scriven, for initiating this debate. On this occasion, I agree with pretty much everything he said in his very strong speech. I should also declare my interests as president of the Local Government Association and chair of Peabody, Be First and the Centre for Public Scrutiny. My other interests are as listed in the register. When we look at what has...
  • Education: Treating Students Fairly (Economic Affairs Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note 16 Jan 2019

    My Lords, it is hard at the moment to drag one’s thoughts away from the Brexit drama that is going on around us. Nevertheless, I am pleased that space has been found for what I think is a timely debate on an important report. I declare my interests as chair of the board of governors of Sheffield Hallam University—I thank the noble Lord, Lord Baker, for his positive comments—and chair of...

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 19 March 2015

Currently held offices

  • Member, Finance Committee (Lords) (since 1 Sep 2016)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration and Works Committee (Lords) (3 Nov 2015 to 31 Aug 2016)


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  • Has spoken in 8 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all Lord Kerslake’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 33.99% 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") 91 times in debates — average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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