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Blueprint for Britain: How should the House of Lords be reformed?

By Prospect Team  

Prospect held a roundtable discussion on Monday 12 January, 2015 as part of our Blueprint for Britain series. The guest speaker was Lord Blair of Boughton, QPM and the chair was Bronwen Maddox, Editor, Prospect. Below is the full transcript and list of attendees.

Attendees: Dr. Andrew Blick, Lecturer in Politics and Contemporary History, King’s College, London Professor Vernon Bogdanor, Research Professor, King’s College, London Frances Cairncross, economist, journalist and academic Jennifer Coombs, Director, Prospect Publishing Baroness Falkner of Margravine, Chair, Lib-Dems Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee, House of Lords Professor Jim Gallagher, former senior civil servant,…

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