House of Lords Journal 231 (Session 1997-98)
Alphabetical list of Lords
Minutes and Order Papers
Wednesday 7 May 1997PARLIAMENTMet at half-past two oclock pursuant to a proclamation dated 21st March last; the Lords Commissioners being seated, the Lord Chancellor in the middle with the Lord Privy Seal (Lord Richard) and the Lord Jenkins of Hillhead to his right hand and the Viscount Cranborne and the Lord Weatherill on his left, the Commission for opening Parliament dated the 7th instant was read; and the Commons, being present at the Bar, were directed to proceed to the choice of a Speaker and to present the person chosen tomorrow, at half-past two oclock, for the Royal Approbation.
The following Lords Spiritual and Temporal were present:
Irvine of Lairg, L.
Gillmore of Thamesfield, L.|
Gilmour of Craigmillar, L.
Gladwin of Clee, L.
Gould of Potternewton, B.
Graham of Edmonton, L.
Granville of Eye, L.
Gray of Contin, L.
Greenhill of Harrow, L.
Griffiths of Fforestfach, L.
Grimston of Westbury, L.
Hailsham of Saint Marylebone, L.
Harris of Greenwich, L.
Hilton of Eggardon, B.
Hollis of Heigham, B.
Holme of Cheltenham, L.
Hope of Craighead, L.
Hussey of North Bradley, L.
James of Holland Park, B.
Jay of Paddington, B.
Jenkins of Hillhead, L.
Jenkins of Putney, L.
Johnston of Rockport, L.
Kings Norton, L.
Laing of Dunphail, L.
Lindsey and Abingdon, E.
Lloyd of Berwick, L.
Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, E.
McGregor of Durris, L.
Mackay of Ardbrecknish, L.
Mackay of Clashfern, L.
Mackie of Benshie, L.
MacLaurin of Knebworth, L.
Mar and Kellie, E.
Mason of Barnsley, L.
McColl of Dulwich, L.
McFarlane of Llandaff, B.
McIntosh of Haringey, L.
Miller of Hendon, B.
Monk Bretton, L.
Montagu of Beaulieu, L.
Montgomery of Alamein, V.
Morris of Castle Morris, L.
Mount Edgcumbe, E.
Murton of Lindisfarne, L.
Park of Monmouth, B.
Perry of Walton, L.
Phillips of Ellesmere, L.
Pilkington of Oxenford, L.
Plant of Highfield, L.
Platt of Writtle, B.
Ponsonby of Shulbrede, L.
Ramsay of Cartvale, B.
Rawlinson of Ewell, L.
Rodgers of Quarry Bank, L.
Roll of Ipsden, L.
Sainsbury of Preston Candover, L.
Saint Albans, D.
St Davids, V.
St John of Fawsley, L.
Saint Levan, L.
Saint Oswald, L.
Saltoun of Abernethy, Ly.
Sanderson of Bowden, L.
Sefton of Garston, L.
Shaw of Northstead, L.
Simon of Glaisdale, L.
Slynn of Hadley, L.|
Soulsby of Swaffham Prior, L.
Stanley of Alderley, L.
Stodart of Leaston, L.
Stoddart of Swindon, L.
Taylor of Blackburn, L.
Taylor of Gryfe, L.
Taylor of Warwick, L.
Temple of Stowe, E.
Thomas of Gresford, L.
Thomas of Gwydir, L.
Thomas of Walliswood, B.
Thomson of Monifieth, L.
Turner of Camden, B.
Wallace of Saltaire, L.
Walton of Detchant, L.
Wemyss and March, E.
Williams of Elvel, L.
Wiliams of Mostyn, L.
Wilson of Tillyorn, L.
Wright of Richmond, L.
Young of Dartington, L.
PRAYERS were read by the Lord Bishop of Newcastle.
|1.||The Lord ChancellorThe Lord Chancellor, singly, in the first place, at the Table, took and subscribed the oath, pursuant to statute.|
|2.||Oaths and affirmationsThe Lords following took and subscribed the oath, or made and subscribed the solemn affirmation, pursuant to statute:|
David Michael Archbishop of York
Ivor Seward Lord Richard
Roy Harris Lord Jenkins of Hillhead
Bruce Bernard Lord Weatherill
Terence George Lord Boston of Faversham
Denis Victor Lord Carter
Arthur Lord Chalfont
Thomas Galloway Dunlop du Roy de Blicquy Lord Strathclyde
Gareth Wyn Lord Williams of Mostyn
Andrew Robert Lord McIntosh of Haringey
John Buttifant Lord Sewel
Tessa Ann Vosper Baroness Blackstone
Bernard Lord Donoughue
Helen Valerie Baroness Hayman
Margaret Ann Baroness Jay of Paddington
John Lawrence Lord Whitty
Josephine Baroness Farrington of Ribbleton
Joyce Brenda Baroness Gould of Potternewton
Simon Lord Haskel
Patricia Lesley Baroness Hollis of Heigham
Leonard James Lord Callaghan of Cardiff
Merlyn Lord Merlyn-Rees
John Jackson Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish
Malcolm Newton Lord Shepherd
Quintin McGarel Lord Hailsham of Saint Marylebone
Roy Lord Mason of Barnsley
Emily May Baroness Blatch
Oliver Michael Robert Lord Henley (Lord Northington)
Thomas George Viscount Tonypandy
Nicholas Charles Lord Chesham
Gordon Thomas Calthrop Lord Campbell of Croy
James Randolph Earl of Lindsay
Richard Gerard Viscount Long
Doreen Baroness Miller of Hendon
Ralph Matthew Lord Lucas
James Patrick Montagu Burgoyne Winthrop Earl of Courtown (Lord Saltersford)
Jean Alys Baroness Trumpington
William Stephen Ian Viscount Whitelaw
Francis Arthur Lord Cockfield
Austin Richard William Lord Aldington
Anthony Perrinott Lysberg Lord Barber
Robert Washington Earl Ferrers
Bertram Stanley Mitford Lord Denham
John Anthony Hardinge Earl of Halsbury
Pamela Baroness Sharples
James Michael Leathes Lord Prior
John Nicholas Lord Walton of Detchant
Norman Antony Francis Lord St. John of Fawsley
Walter Laing Macdonald Lord Perry of Walton
Janet Mary Baroness Young
Francis Storer Eaton Lord Newall
Ian Charter Lord MacLaurin of Knebworth
Timothy John Edward Lord Tollemache
Beatrice Mary Grenville Lady Kinloss
Margaret Countess of Mar
Robert Temple Lord Armstrong of Ilminster
Flora Marjory Lady Saltoun of Abernethy
Noel Gilroy Lord Annan
William John Lord Molloy
Robert Lynd Erskine Lord Lowry
Edward Watson Lord Glenamara
Joseph Jabez Lord Dean of Beswick
Eric Lord Roll of Ipsden
John Lord Gregson
Harold Roxbee Lord Kings Norton
Robert Andrew Viscount Caldecote
Robert Horatio Lord Walpole
John Henry Lord Harris of Greenwich
Thomas Johnston Lord Taylor of Gryfe
Hector Lord Laing of Dunphail
Maurice Harry Lord Peston
George Morgan Lord Thomson of Monifieth
John Benedict Lord Eden of Winton
Susan Petronella Baroness Thomas of Walliswood
Timothy Wentworth Lord Beaumont of Whitley
Audrey Pellew Baroness Hylton-Foster
John Edward Hollister Earl of Sandwich
Jean Cherry Baroness Strange
Phyllis Dorothy Baroness James of Holland Park
Denis Arthur Lord Greenhill of Harrow
John Michael Edward Duke of Somerset
Raj Kumar Lord Bagri
Muriel Winifred Baroness Turner of Camden
Alan DArdis Lord Elibank
Marmaduke James Lord Hussey of North Bradley
William Gibson Haig Lord Clark of Kempston
Thomas Hugh Lord Clifford of Chudleigh
Swraj Lord Paul
Robert Anthony Carmichael Lord Belhaven and Stenton
Cledwyn Lord Cledwyn of Penrhos
Peter John Mitchell Lord Thomas of Gwydir
Joan Anna Dalziel Baroness Seccombe
Joyce Anne Baroness Anelay of St. Johns
John Douglas Viscount Slim
Anthony Michael Arnold Bishop of Durham
Simon Mark Lord Glenarthur
David Wigley Lord Nickson
Godfrey John Lord Cromwell
David Anthony Lord Currie of Marylebone
|3.||Earl of Mount EdgcumbeRobert Charles Earl of Mount Edgcumbe sat first in Parliament after the death of his Uncle, Edward Piers Earl of Edgcumbe, having first taken and subscribed the oath pursuant to statute.|
|4.||Oaths and affirmationsThe Lords following took and subscribed the oath, or made and subscribed the solemn affirmation, pursuant to statute:|
Julia Frances Baroness Cumberlege
William Matthew Wand Viscount Addison
Robert William Lord Elliott of Morpeth
Anthony Gerard Edward Earl of Gainsborough
John William Earl of Cork and Orrery (Lord Boyle)
Richard Gerald Lord Acton
David Chilton Lord Phillips of Ellesmere
Walter Francis John Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry
Marcus Richard Lord Kimball
James Peter Hymers Lord Mackay of Clashfern
Ian Bishop of Carlisle
Anthony Philip Lord Suffield
Donald Robin Lord Hankey
Anthony Henry Fanshawe Lord Fanshawe of Richmond
Audrey Caroline Baroness Emerton
Alastair Ninian John Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair
Charles Russell Lord Sanderson of Bowden
Jean Kennedy Baroness McFarlane of Llandaff
Robert Lord Kingsdown
Thomas Gray Lord Boardman
Robert Walter Sigismund Lord Grimston of Westbury
Guy David Duke of Roxburghe
Barbara Anne Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Seymour William Arthur John Earl of Wilton
David Nigel de Lorentz Bishop of Ripon
John Samuel Lord Richardson
Eric Waldram Bishop of Chichester
John Keith Bishop of Hereford
Charles Henry Lord Hindlip
FitzWalter Brook Lord FitzWalter
Anthony Charles Earl of Munster
John Earl of Morton
Henry Edward Lord Ashcombe
Henry Oscar Lord Murton of Lindisfarne
Jack Henry Edmond Lord Merrivale
Nicholas Power Richard Le Poer Earl of Clancarty (Viscount Clancarty)
Andrew John Galbraith Earl of Enniskillen (Lord Grinstead)
Michael Norman Lord Shaw of Northstead
Charles John Earl of Yarborough
Maurice Vivian de Touffreville Earl of Ilchester
Peter Lord Pilkington of Oxenford
Hazel Baroness Byford
Robert Samuel Lord Wynford
Trevor Charles Bosworth Lord Stamp
John Leonard Lord Eatwell
Alan Henry Viscount Brookeborough
Francis Leonard Lord Tombs
Charles Ian Earl of Aylesford
John Blackstock Lord Butterworth
John Lord Fisher
Thomas Henry Oliver Lord Sheffield (Lord Stanley of Alderley)
Donald Martin Lord Thomas of Gresford
Terence Thornton Lord Lewin
Edward Francis Earl of Guilford
Robert Kerr Bishop of Southwark
Arthur Charles St. John Lord Luke
Richard John Carew Bishop of London
Alan Robertson Lord Campbell of Alloway
David Clive Lord Wilson of Tillyorn
John Francis Harcourt Lord Ashburton
George Neville Clive Lord Wigram
John Robert Lord Bruntisfield
John George Earl of Haddington
Christopher Patrick Lord Congleton
John Tapling Lord Cottesloe
Charles Lord Forte
Max Lord Beloff
William John Lord Blease
Conrad Sebastian Robert Earl Russell
Fraser Arthur Lord Milverton
Gerard Lord Monkswell
Samuel George Armstrong Lord Vestey
Philip John Algernon Viscount De LIsle
David George Coke Patrick Earl of Airlie
William Duke Lord Coleridge
Adrian Gerald Lord Foley
Daphne Margaret Sybil Desiree Baroness Park of Monmouth
Rodney Lord Elton
Hugh Emlyn Lord Hooson
David Leonard Lord Stoddart of Swindon
David Brownrigg Lord Craig of Radley
Colwyn Jestyn John Viscount St. Davids
Edward Douglas Earl of Leicester
Dafydd Elis Lord Elis-Thomas
Adrian Bailie Nottage Lord Palmer
Eric Douglas Lord De Saumarez
David Charles Lord Waddington
Derek Oliver Lord Gladwin of Clee
Charles Lord Lyell
Thomas Edward Lord Bridges
Michael Viscount Knutsford
Richard Hugh Lord Cavendish of Furness
James Anthony Lord Stodart of Leaston
Luke Richard Lord Annaly
John Edward Lord Brooks of Tremorfa
Peter Spencer Lord Bowness
Andrew Alexander Kenny Bishop of Newcastle
Sydney William Lord Templeman
John Farquharson Lord Kirkhill
David Alan Lord Westbury
David Peter Lord Mottistone
Edward Henry Berkeley Viscount Portman
Hugh Edward Conway Marquess of Hertford
Derek Edward Anthony Lord Saint Oswald
Richard Timothy George Earl of Macclesfield
Francis Leslie Lord Pym
Martin Michael Charles Lord Charteris of Amisfield
Francis David Earl of Wemyss and March (Lord Wemyss)
Richard Fleming George Charles Earl Grey
Donald Gresham Lord Stokes
Michael Henry Earl of Romney
Beryl Catherine Baroness Platt of Writtle
Charles Collier Lord Johnston of Rockport
Irwin Norman Lord Bellwin
James Andrew Douglas Lord Torphichen
James Allen David Lord Terrington
George Hugh Viscount Falmouth
Ralph John Lord Clitheroe
Sally Baroness Oppenheim-Barnes
Edward John Lord Kershaw
Ernest Jackson Lawson Lord Soulsby of Swaffham Prior
Edgar Louis Lord Granville of Eye
Owen Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor
Peter Kingsley Lord Archer of Sandwell
Richard John McMoran Lord Moran
Stafford Henry Earl of Iddesleigh
Patrick Andrew Wentworth Earl of Annandale and Hartfell
Richard Henry Piers Viscount Mountgarret (Lord Mountgarret)
Christopher George Walter Lord Northbourne
Henry Nicolas Viscount Gage (Lord Gage)
Alexander Daniel Alan Earl of Stockton
Richard Maurice Clive Viscount Mersey
John Hubert De La Poer Marquess of Waterford (Lord Tyrone)
Joel Lord Barnett
Dudley Danvers Granville Coutts Earl of Harrowby
Patrick Richard Henry Lord Wright of Richmond
George Hubbard Viscount of Oxfuird
John Derek Lord Whaddon
Gloria Dorothy Baroness Hooper
James Hector Northey Lord Gray of Contin
Giles John Harry Viscount Goschen
John George Vanderbilt Henry Duke of Marlborough
Foster Charles Lowry Lord Rochester
Meta Baroness Ramsay of Cartvale
Dick Lord Taverne
Geraint Wyn Lord Geraint
Nicholas James Christopher Viscount Ullswater
David John MacRae Earl of Northesk
Alexander Stephen Rudolph Earl of Denbigh
Olive Mary Wendy Baroness Nicol
Jan David Viscount Simon
David Mowbray Algernon Earl of Effingham
Victor Miles George Aldous Lord Killearn
Gwilym Prys Lord Prys-Davies
Brian Robert Lord Morris of Castle Morris
David Howe Lord Gillmore of Thamesfield
Alan John Lord Sainsbury
Charles Rodney Lord Calverley
Ian Hedworth John Little Lord Gilmour of Craigmillar
John Charles Lord Monk Bretton
Walter Grenville Earl Temple of Stowe
Michael Patrick Lord Nolan
David Montague de Burgh Lord Strabolgi
James Stuart Whitemore Lord Sempill
Oliver Ross Lord McGregor of Durris
David Lockhart-Mure Lord Renton
Eirene Lloyd Baroness White
William Kensington Lord Broughshane
Andrew Robert Buxton Duke of Devonshire
John Francis Arthur Lord Saint Levan
FitzRoy John Lord Raglan
Arthur William George Patrick Earl of Kinnoull (Lord Hay)
Marcia Matilda Baroness Falkender
Neil George Lord Carmichael of Kelvingrove
Peter Lovell Lord Lovell-Davis
Angus Diarmid Ian Lord Gray
The House was adjourned during pleasure.The House was resumed.
|5.||Oaths and affirmationsThe Lords following took and subscribed the oath, or made and subscribed the solemn affirmation, pursuant to statute:|
Richard Alexander Walter George Duke of Gloucester
Maxwell William Humphrey Lord Beaverbrook
John Graham Lord Cuckney
William Henry Lord Sefton of Garston
Desmond James Conrad Lord Ackner
Peter Anthony Grayson Lord Rawlinson of Ewell
Beatrice Baroness Serota
Robert William Brian Lord McConnell
Mark Lord Carlisle of Bucklow
Doris Mary Gertrude Baroness Fisher of Rednal
Frederick Sydney Lord Dainton
David Ramsay Bishop of Sheffield
Michael Charles Bishop of Winchester
Detta Baroness OCathain
Ian Lord McColl of Dulwich
|6.||Earl of Carrick (Lord Butler of Mount Juliet)David James Theobald Somerset Earl of Carrick (Lord Butler of Mount Juliet) sat first in Parliament after the death of his father, Brian Stuart Theobald Somerset Caher Earl of Carrick, having first taken and subscribed the oath pursuant to statute.|
Thomas Edmund Earl of Strafford
Roger Richard Edward Lord Chorley
William Graham Lord Shaughnessy
Michael Francis Lovell Lord Cocks of Hartcliffe
Joseph Edward Lord Gainford
Gordon Lord Slynn of Hadley
Nicolas Christopher Henry Lord Browne-Wilkinson
Robert Lord Glendyne
Charles John Lord Teviot
Patricia Elizabeth Baroness Rawlings
Merlin Earl of Erroll
William Richard Lord Inglewood
Michael John Lord Brougham and Vaux
Douglas David Lord Hacking
Mark Shuldham Lord Marlesford
Judith Ann Baroness Wilcox
Roger Lord Cunliffe
Alexander George Marquess of Bath
Richard Thomas Lord Newton
Roger Mynors Swinfen Lord Swinfen
John Christopher Ingham Lord Teynham
Reginald Ernest Lord Prentice
John Archibald Viscount Thurso
Richard Gordon Lord Holme of Cheltenham
Charles Henry Lord Plumb
David Antony Fromanteel Lord Cobbold
William Thomas Lord Rodgers of Quarry Bank
Raymond Hervey Lord Hylton
Richard Michael Power Lord Carver
Leonard Robert Lord Carr of Hadley
George Yull Lord Mackie of Benshie
Michael John Lord Mustill
James Arthur David Lord Hope of Craighead
James Brian Edward Lord Hutton
Jean Baroness Denton of Wakefield
Anthony Nicholas Colin Maitland Lord Biddulph
Gerard Nevile Mark Lord Clinton
Ivon Anthony Lord Brabazon of Tara
Jennifer Baroness Hilton of Eggardon
Peter Garth Lord Palumbo
James George Alexander Bannerman Duke of Fife
Lynda Baroness Chalker of Wallasey
Peter Wynford Innes Lord Rees
Charles Ian Lord Orr-Ewing
Jocelyn Edward Salis Lord Simon of Glaisdale
Edward John Barrington Lord Montagu of Beaulieu
Pamela Vivien Baroness Berners
Anthony Audley Rupert Lord Blyth
James Martin Bonar Lord Coleraine
David Bernard Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
Richard William Lord Marsh
David John Downer Lord Lawrence
John Andrew Viscount Davidson
Shreela Baroness Flather
Derek Coates Lord Barber of Tewkesbury
Anthony John Leslie Lord Lloyd of Berwick
Thomas Edward Lord Graham of Edmonton
Charles Cuthbert Powell Lord Williams of Elvel
Davina Marcia Baroness Darcy de Knayth
Myrtle Olive Felix Baroness Wharton
George William Beaumont Earl of Carlisle
Hugh Detmar Torrens Lord Rathcavan
Hugh Gater Lord Jenkins of Putney
George Kenneth Hotson Lord Younger of Prestwick
William John Lawrence Lord Wallace of Saltaire
William Hugh Lord Griffiths
Charles Henry John Benedict Crofton Chetwynd Earl of Shrewsbury
Ailwyn Henry George Lord Fairhaven
Paul Edward Viscount Exmouth
Frederick Matthew Thomas Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede
Nicholas Crespigny Laurence Lord Vivian
Bernard Richard Lord Braine of Wheatley
James Thorne Earl of Mar and Kellie
Ambrose Charles Drexel Lord Greenway
Nora Ratcliff Baroness David
Peter Lovat Lord Fraser of Carmyllie
Assheton Henry Viscount Cross
Thomas Lord Taylor of Blackburn
Henry Dermot Ponsonby Earl of Drogheda (Lord Moore)
David Lord Davies
Shane William Desmond Earl Alexander of Tunis
William Hugh Amherst Lord Amherst of Hackney
Peter Thomas More Henry Lord Rankeillour
Wayland Hilton Lord Kennet
Francis Aungier Earl of Longford (Lord Pakenham)
Hans James David Lord HolmPatrick
The House was adjourned during pleasure.The House was resumed.
John Donkin Lord Dormand of Easington
Robert Maurice Lipson Lord Winston
Lawrence Mark Marquess of Zetland
John Mark, Alexander Viscount Colville of Culross
Robin Evelyn Leo Lord Derwent
Richard Henry Rupert Earl of Lindsey and Abingdon
William Roberton Lord Strathalmond
Geoffrey Johnson Lord Tordoff
William James Robert Earl Peel
David Alexander Cospatrick Earl of Home (Lord Douglas)
Tom Lord McNally
Raymond Lord Plant of Highfield
Brenda Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde
Henry Herbert Earl Kitchener
Charles James Lord Crathorne
Roger George Bowlby Lord Keyes
The House was adjourned during pleasure.The House was resumed.
Francis Thomas Lord Northbrook
James Duke of Abercorn (Marquess of Abercorn)
Patrick Francis Earl of Lauderdale
John William Viscount Dunrossil
John Davan Lord Sainsbury of Preston Candover
Arthur Robin Ian Marquess of Downshire (Earl of Hillsborough)
Jeffrey Howard Lord Archer of Weston-Super-Mare
Arthur George Lord Weidenfeld
William Waldorf Viscount Astor
John David Beckett Lord Taylor of Warwick
Lucius Edward William Plantagenet Viscount Falkland
James Lord Meston
John Burton Lord Wrenbury
James Hugh William Earl of Lonsdale
Anthony Charles Sackville Lord Hothfield
Murray de Vere Duke of Saint Albans
Victor Lord Mishcon
Max Lord Rayne
Christopher Hiley Ludlow Viscount Bledisloe
Basil Lord Feldman
Thomas Donald Mackay Lord Craigmyle
Edwin Noel Westby Lord Bramall
Peter Earl of Rosslyn
Andrew Lord Lloyd-Webber
Christopher James Lord Kingsland
John Lord Bradbury
Timothy Charles Robert Noel Earl of Portland
Elizabeth Patricia Baroness Carnegy of Lour
Sally Rachel Baroness Hamwee
Caroline Anne Baroness Cox
John George Earl of Powis
Stanley Clinton Lord Clinton-Davis
The House was adjourned during pleasure.The House was resumed.
John Lord Wakeham
Vere Harold Esmond Viscount Rothermere
John Christopher Lord Wakehurst
Robert Jacob Alexander Lord Skidelsky
Arthur Edward Rory Earl of Iveagh
Albert William Lord Stallard
George Willoughby Moke Lord Norrie
Brian Lord Griffiths of Fforestfach
John Mervyn Viscount Dilhorne
Bernard Harold Ian Halley Lord Stewartby
Michael Lord Young of Dartington
Anthony Fitzhardinge Lord Berkeley
Mark William Ogilvie Lord Birdwood
Frederick Richard Penn Earl Howe
The House was adjourned at seven oclock
till tomorrow, half-past two oclock.