All three parties must deliver on Lords reform commitments

All three parties must work with the Government to deliver their manifesto commitments on House of Lords reform, Liberal Democrat Constitutional Reform spokesperson, Lord Tyler said today.

Labour, Conservative and Liberal Democrat MPs were all elected on a platform of democratic reform, he said, and they must honour their commitments, while Peers of all parties . . . → Read More: All three parties must deliver on Lords reform commitments

Modernising British Democracy is ‘work in progress’ – Tyler

Speaking to a Centre for Parliamentary Studies seminar this week, Liberal Democrat Peer, Lord Tyler, said modernising British democracy was a ‘work in progress’.  The UK had much to learn, he said, from other countries represented on an international training programme for Electoral Commissions.

Lord Tyler told the delegates, who came from Afghanistan, Canada, Kenya, Armenia, Guyana, . . . → Read More: Modernising British Democracy is ‘work in progress’ – Tyler

Waste not, want not

You may remember that when I was reporting on a Grand Committee debate in the Moses Room, I asked the Minister whether or not his waste regulations, chasing us all to be more responsible recyclers, was printed on recycled paper.  Lord Henley, a self-confessed “waste nerd”, admitted he didn’t know but has now been kind enough . . . → Read More: Waste not, want not