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Brexit: Preparations and Negotiations - Motion to Take Note (23 Jul 2018)

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard: My Lords, the noble Lord has just talked about Boris Johnson, but I want to talk about a great Foreign Secretary. A fortnight ago we lost Peter Carrington, a great Foreign Secretary, a great Defence Secretary, a great Secretary-General, a great patriot and a great European. It is 46 years since I first worked with Peter Carrington. I knew him well and I know what he thought about Brexit. For...

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill - Committee (1st Day) (21 Feb 2018)

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard: Does the noble Lord recall Mr Boris Johnson’s riposte to the Prime Minister? He said, “Nobody is even talking about leaving the single market”?

Brexit: European Union-derived Rights - Motion to Resolve (4 Apr 2017)

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard: ...They are welcome, they are necessary, they are a vital part of our society, and I will passionately support this motion tonight”.—[Official Report, Commons, 6/7/16; col. 939.] That was said by Boris Johnson. The Motion he was passionately supporting asked the Government to, “commit today that EU nationals living in the UK shall have the right to remain”. He was right, for once. I...

Queen’s Speech - Debate (3rd Day) (23 May 2016)

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard: ...foreign policy rests on four pillars. Fundamental is the link with Washington. The values set out in Philadelphia in 1787 were those of the English and Scottish Enlightenment—Franklin lived in Johnson’s London and knew Hume’s Edinburgh. That will not change: Britain at its best will always be in step with America at its, and trumpery on both sides will not stop that. However,...

European Union Referendum (Date of Referendum etc.) Regulations 2016 — Motion to Approve (2 Mar 2016)

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard: ...50, and the wild things will all come rushing to us as supplicants, saying, to quote from the great book: “Oh please don’t go—we’ll eat you up—we love you so!” This is a theory that Mr Boris Johnson advanced a few months ago and then resiled from a few months ago, and then advanced again a fortnight ago and then resiled from this week; his bicycle wobbles but he remains...

European Union Referendum Bill — Committee (3rd Day) (Continued) (4 Nov 2015)

Lord Kerr of Kinlochard: ...our leaving the European Union, we will leave, and we should not create any fudge round that. This is a yes/no decision, and if you decide to go, you go. The double referenda theory attributed to Boris Johnson, which he appears to have come off—that if the decision was to go, there would be another negotiation in which the foreigners, astonished and timorous, would come creeping,...

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