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Question for Department for Education
Teaching Methods: Disadvantaged
Lord Baker of Dorking
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many disadvantaged students they have funded personal tutoring for since March 2020; and (1) in what subjects, and (2) at what level, such tutoring has been provided.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL699
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Education: Finance
Lord McNicol of West Kilbride
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Social Mobility Commission's report The road not taken: the drivers of course selection, published on 30 March, what steps they intend to take to reintroduce a form of Education Maintenance Allowance in Engl...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL786
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Education: Disadvantaged
Lord McNicol of West Kilbride
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Social Mobility Commission's report The road not taken: the drivers of course selection, published on 30 March, what steps they intend to take (1) to promote progression routes, (2) to combine technical and ...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL784
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Tunnels: Irish Sea
Lord Roberts of Llandudno
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had about an underwater tunnel connecting Holyhead and Dublin; and which (1) ministers, and (2) civil service teams, have been involved in any such discussions.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL799
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Offences against Children
Baroness Eaton
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress has been made on the Department for Education’s work to tackle child sexual abuse following the publication of the Government’s Tackling Child Sexual Abuse Strategy.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL729
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Shipping: Contracts
Lord Berkeley
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the terms of the Levelling Up Fund allow for the direct award of contracts without competitive tender for (1) harbour alterations, (2) the purchase of new vessels, (3) the ownership of new vessels, (4) the operation...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL704
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Hammersmith Bridge: Closures
Lord Birt
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of (1) the social cost, and (2) the loss to the UK economy, of the closure of Hammersmith Bridge.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL706
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
State Retirement Pensions
Baroness Altmann
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they have taken to contact all people aged over 80 who are receiving less than the basic State Pension of £82.45 per week, including those receiving no State Pension, so they can be paid their entitlement.

Asked 14 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL1034
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Television Licences: Non-payment
Lord Truscott
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to decriminalise the non-payment of the BBC licence fee by senior citizens.

Asked 9 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL979
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Television Licences
Lord Truscott
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the statement from Annabel Denham, the Director of Communications at the Institute for Economic Affairs that after 75 years the BBC licence is “no longer fit for purpose” and should be repl...

Asked 9 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL978
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
State Retirement Pensions
Baroness Altmann
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have identified why the Pensions Service helpline has been giving incorrect advice to women whose State Pension payments were too low about the accuracy of their payments; and what steps they are taking to impr...

Asked 14 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL1036
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
BBC: Royal Charters
Baroness Benjamin
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how their mid-term review of the BBC Charter will be informed by Ofcom’s review of the BBC’s operating licence.

Asked 9 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL913
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Future News Pilot Fund
Lord Roberts of Llandudno
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have (1) to provide funding for, and (2) to further the work of, the Future News Pilot Fund.

Asked 9 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL967
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
BBC: Broadcasting Programmes
Baroness Benjamin
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they plan to take to ensure that the BBC does not reduce the number of quotas related to delivering public value content, including those related to (1) radio, and (2) children’s programming.

Asked 9 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL914
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Football: Flags
Lord Triesman
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what advice they are providing to national teams visiting the UK for the upcoming UEFA European Football Championship tournament about the public display of partisan flags or other signs in the context of conflict in the Mi...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL825
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Visas: EU Countries
Lord Stevenson of Balmacara
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the answer by Lord Frost on 27 May (HL Deb, cols 1103–6), which EU countries were involved in bi-lateral discussions with the UK Government about touring visas for workers in the cultural sector; and whether the...

Asked 9 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL973
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Students: Travel
Lord McNicol of West Kilbride
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Social Mobility Commission's report The road not taken: the drivers of course selection, published on 30 March, what steps they intend to take to help disadvantaged young people with travel costs so they are...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL785
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Education: Disadvantaged
Lord McNicol of West Kilbride
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Social Mobility Commission's report The road not taken: the drivers of course selection, published on 30 March, what steps they intend to take to provide targeted support resources to address the challenges ...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL783
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Education: Equality
Lord McNicol of West Kilbride
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Social Mobility Commission's report The road not taken: the drivers of course selection, published on 30 March, what steps they intend to take (1) to focus on educational inequalities up to age 16, and (2) t...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL782
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Financial Services: Technology
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to assist financial technology companies in pursuing environmentally sustainable technology.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL822
Answered
Lords
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