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Lords Chamber - Thu 21 Oct 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Cotton Imports
Department for International Trade

My Lords, can the Government update the House on any ongoing conversations that they are having with discount fashion retailers about sourcing of goods in …

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Lords Chamber - Thu 14 Oct 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Gambling-related Harms
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

My Lords, I declare my interests as a vice-chair of Peers for Gambling Reform. I thank Public Health England and all those who worked on …

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Lords Chamber - Thu 14 Oct 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Gambling-related Harms
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the report by Public Health England Gambling-related harms evidence review, published on 30 September.

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Lords Chamber - Thu 16 Sep 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Leasehold: Building and Fire Safety
Home Office

My Lords, many people do not seem to realise that this is having a devastating effect on people of every social class. I was 10 …

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Lords Chamber - Mon 13 Sep 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Armed Forces: Gambling Disorders
Ministry of Defence

To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to legislate (1) to require annual medical screening questions related to gambling disorder in the military, …

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Lords Chamber - Fri 10 Sep 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Status of Workers Bill [HL]
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

My Lords, I too congratulate the noble Lord, Lord Hendy, on tabling this Private Member’s Bill. It echoes the Judaeo-Christian teaching that workers deserve proper …

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Lords Chamber - Tue 07 Sep 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Armed Forces Bill
Ministry of Defence

My Lords, I too want to pay tribute to our Armed Forces. In repaying their service, it is right, as the Armed Forces covenant states, …

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Lords Chamber - Thu 22 Jul 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Council Tax
Home Office

According to the citizens advice bureau, council tax is the most common debt problem faced by families in Britain, with 86,000 people in England struggling …

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Lords Chamber - Wed 21 Jul 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Register of Home-educated Children
Department for Education

My Lords, parents often choose home schooling to escape the rigidity, values and standardisations of public education. Some people are deeply fearful that a register …

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Lords Chamber - Fri 16 Jul 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Organ Tourism and Cadavers on Display Bill [HL]
Department of Health and Social Care

My Lords, I too support this Bill and welcome the very excellent speech by the noble Lord, Lord Hunt of Kings Heath, and this important …

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Lords Chamber - Tue 13 Jul 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Universal Credit

My Lords, I am saddened to hear about the phasing out of the £20 uplift in universal credit. Her Majesty’s Government have made a very …

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Lords Chamber - Thu 08 Jul 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: UK–Commonwealth Trading Relationship

My Lords, I welcome Her Majesty’s Government’s intent to strengthen ties with the Commonwealth as we transition to our new reality outside the European Union. …

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Lords Chamber - Thu 01 Jul 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: UK Foreign Aid Programme

My Lords, these cuts raise profound ethical questions as the world faces the worst pandemic in over a century. Despite all the talk of global …

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Lords Chamber - Tue 29 Jun 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Gambling Reform
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the report produced by NERA Economic Consulting for the Peers for Gambling Reform group Economic Assessment of Selected …

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Lords Chamber - Tue 29 Jun 2021
View Lord Bishop of St Albans's contibutions to: Gambling Reform
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

I beg leave to ask the Question standing in my name on the Order Paper and declare my interest as a vice-chair of Peers for …

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