Results 1–20 of 538 for speaker:Lord Lee of Trafford

Defence: Expenditure - Question (17 Jul 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether current defence expenditure is sufficient to meet the United Kingdom’s responsibilities (1) nationally, and (2) to international partnerships and alliances.

Defence: Expenditure - Question (17 Jul 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: My Lords, those are soothing assurances, as always, from the Dispatch Box but, in reality, we have weekly warnings from the noble Lord, Lord West, on naval stretch, the number of combat of aircraft has fallen from 210 in 2007 to 119 today, and the Army has serious deficiencies in manpower, logistics and equipment. Encouragingly, Boris Johnson, in a letter to Julian Lewis, chairman of the...

Museums - Question (10 Jun 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the challenges and opportunities facing national museums.

Museums - Question (10 Jun 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: My Lords, I beg leave to ask the Question standing in my name on the Order Paper, and declare an interest as chairman of the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions.

Museums - Question (10 Jun 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: I recently had the pleasure of visiting the impressive new V&A museum in Dundee. The council leader and tourism officials told me how the museum has brought a real sense of pride to the city and boosted visitor numbers at other attractions there. Thus, V&A Dundee joins the list of regional affiliates, such as the Imperial War Museum North, Tate Liverpool, Tate St Ives and others, which have...

Venezuela: Russian Troops - Question (2 Apr 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the deployment of Russian troops in Venezuela.

Venezuela: Russian Troops - Question (2 Apr 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: I thank the Minister. As in Syria, an opportunist Russia comes in to prop up a hugely unpopular President, seemingly impervious to the appalling suffering of the people—only this time it is in America’s back yard. President Trump has called on Russia to “get out”, and Secretary of State Pompeo has said that America, “will not stand idly by”, so clearly this is potentially a very...

Brexit: Museums and Galleries - Question (4 Mar 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their latest assessment of the impact of Brexit on national museums and galleries.

Brexit: Museums and Galleries - Question (4 Mar 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: My Lords, I beg leave to ask the Question standing in my name on the Order Paper and declare an interest as the chairman of the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions.

Brexit: Museums and Galleries - Question (4 Mar 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: Is the Minister aware of the sickening abuse suffered by some front-of-house EU nationals at a number of our great cultural institutions, making many reluctant to wear name badges? That aside, there are three areas of particular concern: the ability to recruit and retain staff, particularly those with language skills; the worry that overseas visitors may give the UK a miss this year, until...

Defence Safety Fire Authority: Fire Safety Review - Question (30 Jan 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the report by the Defence Safety Authority Fire safety review—defence single living accommodation, published on 4 January.

Defence Safety Fire Authority: Fire Safety Review - Question (30 Jan 2019)

Lord Lee of Trafford: My Lords, I am not surprised that this report was sneaked out on 4 January, during our Recess, having been sat on since last August. It is an appalling indictment of the Ministry of Defence’s whole approach to fire safety and to the care of personnel in its charge, despite earlier warnings. To quote from the executive summary, “The majority of the issues identified in this report result...

Written Answers — Treasury: Public Works Loan Board (18 Dec 2018)

Lord Lee of Trafford: To ask Her Majesty's Government what rates of interest the Public Works Loan Board charges to local authorities; what security, if any, it requires for such loans; and what are the normal repayment terms for its loans.

Written Answers — Treasury: Premium Bonds (27 Nov 2018)

Lord Lee of Trafford: To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the total value of unclaimed Premium Bond prizes.

Written Answers — Treasury: Premium Bonds (27 Nov 2018)

Lord Lee of Trafford: To ask Her Majesty's Government how many bond holders own the maximum quantity of Premium Bonds.


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.