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Priorities for the Government – <i>Statement</i> | Lords debates

My Lords, it is not often that one gets the promise of Arcadia and Utopia in the same Statement. Is it the Government’s position that, in seeking to open any negotiation with the European…

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United Kingdom’s Ambassador to the United States: Leaked Messages – <i>Question for Short Debate</i> | Lords debates

My Lord, I have the advantage, in language that might recommend itself to the now Prime Minister, to adopt, brevitatis causa, the most well-argued submission made by the noble Baroness who began…

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United Kingdom’s Ambassador to the United States: Leaked Messages – <i>Question for Short Debate</i> | Lords debates

My Lord, I have the advantage, in language that might recommend itself to the now Prime Minister, to adopt, brevitatis causa, the most well-argued submission made by the noble Baroness who began…

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Amendment 30 | Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [HL] – <i>Report</i> | Lords debates

To add briefly to what the noble Lord, Lord Foulkes, said, Edinburgh has hosted the Commonwealth Games twice: once in 1970, which was a complete success, and again in 1986, which was, frankly, a…

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Hong Kong – <i>Statement</i> | Lords debates

My Lords, I do not disagree with any of the exchanges so far, but I am rather concerned about the extent to which our options in this matter are limited. It was said that the United…

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