hereditary peers

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

House of Lords described as ‘a private members’ club’ amid increasing number of absent peers

House of Lords described as ‘a private members’ club’ amid increasing number of absent peers

House of Lords is ‘private members’ club’ amid increasing number of absent peers

Darren Hughes, CEO of Electoral Reform Society has said that the House of Lords feels like a “private members’ club”, following calls for the number of peers to be reduced.

Friday, September 7, 2018

Friday, September 7, 2018

Reforms to hereditary peers put the British monarchy at risk, peer suggests

Reforms to hereditary peers put the British monarchy at risk, peer suggests

Reforms to hereditary peers put the British monarchy at risk, peer suggests

British monarchy could be at risk if proposals to scrap the election of aristocrats to the House of Lords are approved, a peer has claimed.