Lord Macpherson of Earl's Court

Crossbench Peer

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Crossbench Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 24 October 2016

Currently held offices

  • Member, Parliamentary Works Estimates Commission (since 23 Sep 2020)
  • Member, Audit and Risk Assurance Committee (Lords) (since 11 Sep 2018)

Recent appearances

  • Written Answers — Department for Transport: Cycling: Speed Limits 23 May 2024

    To ask His Majesty's Government whether they plan to make bicycles subject to rule 124 of the Highway Code.
  • Bank of England (Economic Affairs Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note 2 May 2024

    My Lords, I declare my interest as chairman of C Hoare & Co, a bank that opposed the setting-up of the Bank of England, became reconciled to it a couple of centuries ago, and now regards it as a privilege to be regulated by the Bank. I congratulate the noble Lord, Lord Bridges, and members of the committee on a first-rate report. Operationally independent institutions can survive and prosper...
  • Spring Budget 2024 - Motion to Take Note 18 Mar 2024

    My Lords, I worked on seven pre-election Budgets over my life sentence at the Treasury, so I feel for any Chancellor having to deliver one. He has to reconcile the usually unrealistic demands of his supporters with the need to retain integrity by doing the right thing. There is much in the Budget and this Bill to approve of. First, on the economy, prospects seem a little brighter: inflation...

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