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How are Peers appointed? 

Post by: 12/04/2018 0 comments 2211 views

This short video elaborates the different appointment processes for the House of Lords.

Video Information

This video covers:

  • Appointment procedure for party affiliated Lords.
  • Appointment procedure for Crossbench Lords.
Information for Teachers

Teachers can use this video as an introductory tool for students, at the start of a lesson, or as a summary at the end.

The video provides a sound summary of main topic areas and covers key points, including:

  • The indirectly elected nature of the House of Lords.
  • The underlying democratic justification for the House of Lords

With thanks to

  • Lord Norton

Image – House of Lords (House of Lords-Roger Harris)

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