New members of the House of Lords

New members who have joined the House of Lords this year and last year.

Member Party/group Joined the House
Lord Houghton of RichmondCrossbench20 November 2017
Lord ChartresCrossbench7 November 2017
Lord Hogan-HoweCrossbench7 November 2017
Lord GeidtCrossbench3 November 2017
Lord Burnett of MaldonNon-affiliated30 October 2017
Lord Agnew of OultonConservative19 October 2017
Baroness FairheadConservative19 October 2017
The Lord Bishop of LincolnBishops11 September 2017
Lord Vaux of HarrowdenCrossbench11 August 2017
Lord Duncan of SpringbankConservative14 July 2017
Baroness WyldConservative22 June 2017
Lord ColgrainConservative27 March 2017
Lord Llewellyn of SteepConservative20 October 2016
Lord RickettsCrossbench17 October 2016
Lord Kirkhope of HarrogateConservative7 October 2016
Lord Macpherson of Earl's CourtCrossbench4 October 2016
Baroness Cavendish of Little VeniceNon-affiliated6 September 2016
Baroness ChakrabartiLabour6 September 2016
Baroness Bloomfield of Hinton WaldristConservative5 September 2016
Baroness CouttieConservative5 September 2016
Baroness BertinConservative2 September 2016
Lord CaineConservative2 September 2016
Lord McInnes of KilwinningConservative1 September 2016
Lord Fraser of CorriegarthConservative31 August 2016
Lord GadhiaNon-affiliated31 August 2016
Baroness SuggConservative30 August 2016
Baroness Vere of NorbitonConservative30 August 2016
The Earl of Cork and OrreryCrossbench19 July 2016
The Lord Bishop of OxfordBishops13 July 2016
Viscount ThursoLiberal Democrat20 April 2016
Lord PriceConservative29 February 2016


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