Baroness Thornhill

Liberal Democrat

Recent appearances

  • Business Rates: Devolution - Question 21 Dec 2016

    To ask Her Majesty’s Government what progress they have made in implementing plans for the devolution of business rates to local government.
  • Business Rates: Devolution - Question 21 Dec 2016

    I beg leave to ask the Question standing in my name on the Order Paper and draw the House’s attention to my interests as the directly elected mayor of Watford and a deputy chair of the LGA.
  • Business Rates: Devolution - Question 21 Dec 2016

    I am very pleased to hear that, because close collaboration with local government is essential if this very new and radical approach is to work. Is the Minister aware that, as part of the new regime, councils are being asked to undertake new burdens, in particular the controversial attendance allowance benefit? Will the Government consider dropping these new and additional burdens in favour...

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Liberal Democrat Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 3 December 2015

Other offices held in the past

  • Liberal Democrat Lords Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government) (3 Dec 2015 to 17 May 2016)


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  • Has spoken in 1 debate in the last year — below average amongst Lords. See all Baroness Thornhill’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 0 written questions in the last year — average amongst Lords.
  • Has voted in 27.88% of votes in this House with this affiliation up to the 2015 general election — below 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") 4 times in debates — well below average amongst Lords. (Why is this here?)

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