the Duke of Wellington


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  • Ivory Bill - Report 24 Oct 2018

    My Lords, I shall speak to Amendment 22 but, before doing so, I should like to support the noble Baroness, Lady Quin. I knew little about Northumbrian pipes until she spoke in Committee but her amendment seems entirely reasonable and I really hope that the Government will support it. As I did in Committee, I declare an interest in that my family’s collection of works of art includes...
  • Ivory Bill - Committee (1st Day) (Continued) 10 Sep 2018

    My Lords, when I spoke earlier on Amendment 5, I meant to declare an interest in that my family’s collection of works of art contains many objects containing ivory. That is true of all historic collections. In a sense, it is a non-interest because neither my family nor I have any intention to sell these objects, so I have no direct financial interest in the outcome of the Bill. However,...
  • Ivory Bill - Committee (1st Day) 10 Sep 2018

    My Lords, I apologise to the House for not being able to be present at Second Reading. Clearly, the Bill is a most important piece of legislation, as expressed at Second Reading and this afternoon. I am sure that everybody in this House supports the main objectives. I read the report of the Second Reading in Hansard, and I particularly commend the speech of my noble friend Lord Hague, who...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 17 September 2015

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, EU Financial Affairs Sub-Committee (22 Nov 2016 to 27 Apr 2017)


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  • Has spoken in 7 debates in the last year — average amongst Lords. See all the Duke of Wellington’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 43.98% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — average amongst Lords. (From Public Whip)
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 15 times in debates — below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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