House of Lords Library

Life Peerages Created Since 1958

Published Friday, August 5, 2016

This House of Lords Library briefing provides information on life peerages created since 1958. It includes tables detailing the numbers of life peers appointed under Prime Ministers Theresa May, David Cameron, Gordon Brown and Tony Blair, broken down by party/group affiliation at the time of appointment. It also includes a table detailing the numbers of peerage creations under Prime Ministers during the period 1958–1997, similarly broken down by party/group affiliation at the time of appointment.

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Authors: Matthew Purvis; Thomas Brown

Topics: House of Lords, Members of the Lords, Political parties

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