All 3 results for speaker:Lord Botham

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Fires: Carbon Emissions (29 Apr 2021)

Lord Botham: To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made of carbon emissions caused by wildfires in each of the last five years; and how these emissions are accounted for in UK carbon budgets.

Sport Sector: Financial Support - Statement (25 Nov 2020)

Lord Botham: My Lords, we all welcome the injection of £300 million into rugby union and horseracing, and the safe return of much-needed supporters to stadiums, which will be a lifeline to so many clubs. Do the Government have any plans to financially support cricket, which has faced massive financial difficulties as a result of Covid? Is the Minister willing to favourably consider direct representations...

Non-Domestic Rating (Rates Retention, Levy and Safety Net and Levy Account: Basis of Distribution) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 - Motion to Approve ( 3 Nov 2020)

Lord Botham: My Lords, it is an honour to be here making my maiden speech. I was introduced early last month and since then have received an outstanding welcome and support from noble Lords across all Benches, the behind-the-scenes staff and, importantly for me, the digital team, without whom I would not be online speaking to you now. My whole life has revolved around sport, football, golf and fishing, to...

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