Baroness Twycross

Opposition Whip (Lords)

Labour Peer

Recent appearances

  • Early Years Education - Motion to Take Note 30 Nov 2023

    My Lords, I thank my noble friend Lady Andrews for securing this debate. It has been very interesting and varied, with considerable consensus on the need to provide children the best start in life. I declare an interest as London’s deputy mayor for fire and resilience, as I will refer to the problems in securing childcare faced by shift workers, including firefighters, later on in the...
  • Schools: Food Standards - Question 15 Nov 2023

    My Lords, this week happens to be Sugar Awareness Week. The Question from my noble friend Lord Brooke rightly highlights the risk of sugar in school food. Shockingly, four in 10 children now leave primary school at an above healthy weight. What more action will the Government take to ensure that all foods and drinks served in schools are as nutritious as possible? Have they assessed the...
  • King’s Speech - Debate (3rd Day) 9 Nov 2023

    My Lords, I thank the Minister for introducing today’s debate on the humble Address with such a personal and heartfelt speech. It was a privilege to be present to hear the King’s first Speech of his reign to this House earlier this week, and it is a privilege to open this debate for His Majesty’s Opposition. I declare an interest as one of London’s deputy mayors as I will refer to...

More of Baroness Twycross’s recent appearances

RSS feed (?)


Labour Peer, Former Labour Member of the London Assembly for Greater London

Entered the House of Lords on 7 November 2022

Entered the London Assembly on 5 May 2016 — Election

Left the London Assembly on 18 May 2020 — Resigned

Also represented Greater London

Currently held offices

  • Opposition Whip (Lords) (since 21 Feb 2023)
  • Shadow Spokesperson (Education) (since 21 Feb 2023)

Note for journalists and researchers: The data on this page may be used freely, on condition that is cited as the source.

This data was produced by TheyWorkForYou from a variety of sources. Voting information from Public Whip.