Results 81–100 of 1469 for speaker:Lord Faulkner of Worcester

Written Answers — The Senior Deputy Speaker: Hereditary Peers: By-elections (13 Mar 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: To ask the Senior Deputy Speaker what organisations other than Electoral Reform Services were considered when the contract to administer the hereditary peers’ by-elections was awarded.

Written Answers — The Senior Deputy Speaker: Hereditary Peers: By-elections (13 Mar 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: To ask the Senior Deputy Speaker whether he will ensure that an open competition will be held for the contract to administer future hereditary peers’ by-elections.

Neighbourhood Planning Bill - Report (1st Day) (23 Feb 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: I must advise the House that if Amendment 19 is agreed to, I am not able to call Amendment 20 for reasons of pre-emption.

Tobacco Control Plan - Question (23 Feb 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, the Minister will be aware that in her first major speech as Prime Minister Theresa May committed the Government to fighting against the burning injustice that if you are born poor you will die on average nine years earlier than others. Bearing in mind that the difference in life expectancy is due to much higher rates of smoking among poorer people, will the Minister confirm that...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Voluntary Work: Young People (1 Feb 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to repeal section 1 of the Employment of Women, Young Persons and Children Act 1920 insofar as that provision applies to voluntary work by persons under the age of 16 engaged in heritage railways, canal charities and similar undertakings.

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - Report (24 Jan 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, I pick up the theme of my noble friend Lord Snape and express my disappointment at the lack of ambition that some Members of this House seem to demonstrate towards our capacity as a nation to build wonderful railways. Some of the finest structures created in the 19th century were built by railway engineers, whether it was viaducts through the Peak District or magnificent railway...

High Speed Rail (London-West Midlands) Bill - Report (24 Jan 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: Will the noble Earl take the trouble to read the very wise words of noble Lord, Lord Brabazon, who spoke a few moments ago about the consequences of accepting these amendments? If one of them were passed, the Bill would have to be re-hybridised. It would have to go back to the hybrid Bill Committee and months and months would be taken up by looking at the Bill again with these provisions in...

Higher Education and Research Bill - Committee (5th Day) (Continued) (23 Jan 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, I remind the Committee that if Amendment 290 is agreed, I cannot call Amendment 291 because of pre-emption.

Higher Education and Research Bill - Committee (5th Day) (Continued) (23 Jan 2017)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, I remind the Committee that if Amendment 297 is agreed, I cannot call Amendments 298, 298A or 299 because of pre-emption.

National Citizen Service Bill [HL] - Report (7 Dec 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, I thank the noble Lord, Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts, and my noble friend Lord Adonis for their splendidly supportive speeches on the amendment. The Minister’s response is more or less exactly what I expected; I was grateful to him for the opportunity to speak informally during the week about the way in which we might address these issues, and I am delighted to hear that contact...

National Citizen Service Bill [HL] - Report (7 Dec 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, I beg to move Amendment 13, which is similar but not identical to the amendment that I tabled in Committee. One important addition is the reference to inland waterways and I am very grateful to the noble Lord, Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts, for raising in Committee the subject of young people working as volunteers on canals and other inland waterways. I am particularly grateful to...

Train Operating Companies - Statement (6 Dec 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, I remind the House of my railway interests, as declared in the register. On the east-west route, the Oxford to Cambridge line, the Minister will know that it was the most inexplicable of all the post-Beeching closures. It was not even listed for closure in the Beeching report. It closed in 1967 at exactly the time that Milton Keynes was designated as a new city capable of taking...

Historical Sexual Abuse in Football - Statement (29 Nov 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: I too declare an unpaid interest as a vice-president of the National League, formerly known as the Football Conference. Does the Minister agree that one of the most worrying aspects of these dreadful allegations is the way that they were ignored by the football authorities when they were first made and that it is only as a result of the press coverage in the last few days that they have come...

Bus Services Bill [HL] - Third Reading (23 Nov 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: It may be for the convenience of noble Lords if I remind the House that we are debating government Amendment 1, and the noble Lord, Lord Bradshaw, has been speaking to Amendments 4 and 5, which are grouped with that amendment.

Disability: Football Stadiums - Question (13 Oct 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to ensure that the Football Association Premier League fulfils its commitment to make all its clubs comply with the accessible stadia guidance by August 2017.

Disability: Football Stadiums - Question (13 Oct 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, I beg leave to ask the Question standing in my name on the Order Paper, and in doing so I declare an interest as vice-president of the charity Level Playing Field.

Disability: Football Stadiums - Question (13 Oct 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: My Lords, I thank the Minister for that helpful reply and I welcome his reference to the involvement of the EHRC. On 10 September 2015, partly in response to pressure from this House, the Premier League issued an unequivocal statement which said: “All Premier League Clubs have agreed to make their stadiums compliant with the Accessible Stadia Guide by August 2017”. This summer, Premier...

Smoking-Related Diseases - Question for Short Debate (14 Sep 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: Canada.

Smoking-Related Diseases - Question for Short Debate (14 Sep 2016)

Lord Faulkner of Worcester: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what further action they are taking to reduce the incidence of smoking-related diseases.


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