Tag Archives: Code of Conduct

Public office, private conduct

The allegations against Lord Sewel have generated significant media interest in the House of Lords.  This has encompassed exploring the role and functions of the House.  Much of the coverage reveals notable ignorance about the House and, in the case of … Continue reading

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Students make a mark

The Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards, John Lyon, is among the regular speakers at the seminars held in Westminster for Hull politics students on placement.  Other speakers usually include the Lord Speaker, Black Rod, and the Serjeant at Arms. The Parliamentary … Continue reading

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