Results 121–124 of 124 for speaker:Lord Sherbourne of Didsbury

Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Bill — Report (3rd Day) (20 Jan 2014)

Lord Sherbourne of Didsbury: My Lords, I support the motive behind the amendment of my noble friend Lord Marlesford. I think that everyone agrees that litter is a scourge and that it is getting worse. Were it not for the street cleaners, who are the unsung heroes of our local communities, we would realise how terrible is the amount of litter that is thrown and discarded. It is partly a matter of disfiguring the...

Exports — Question (8 Jan 2014)

Lord Sherbourne of Didsbury: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to encourage more United Kingdom businesses to export goods and services.

Exports — Question (8 Jan 2014)

Lord Sherbourne of Didsbury: My Lords, I welcome that. In particular, I welcome what my noble friend said just before Christmas about consulting medium-sized companies on what further help they might need. When he does that, will he have in mind the additional support that can and should be provided by chambers of commerce and other business organisations? Will he also look carefully at what lessons we can learn in that...

Education: Contribution to Economic Growth — Motion to Take Note (5 Dec 2013)

Lord Sherbourne of Didsbury: My Lords, I should like to start, if I may, by thanking everyone in this House for making me feel so welcome. Your Lordships from all parts of the House, the officials, the attendants and the police—everybody has been immensely helpful. I also want to thank my noble friends Lady Seccombe and Lady Jenkin of Kennington, who have helped me navigate my way around this place, both procedurally...

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