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Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Housing, Communities and Local Government more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Housing, Communities and Local Government more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Private Rented Housing: Older People more like this
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government how many tenants over the age of 60 currently live in private rental accommodation; whether this proportion of older people in private rental accommodation is increasing, and if so, how rapidly; and what plans they have, if any, to take action to increase security for older tenants, including repealing section 21 of the Housing Act to prevent landlords from being able to evict tenants at short notice without giving a reason. more like this
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The Marquess of Lothian more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member.</del><ins class="ministerial">The latest English Housing Survey for 2017-18 estimates that there are 379,000 households where the Household Reference Person is 65 years and older, the age range for which data is collated by the annual English Housing Survey. The proportion of people aged 65 or over in the private rented sector has remained broadly stable at 8-9 per cent since 2014/15.</ins></p><p><ins class="ministerial">We know that security of tenure is a concern for many in the private rented sector, including older renters. That is why the Government announced in April that it proposes to create new rules around ending a tenancy by reviewing. Section 21 of the Housing Act 1988. These proposals are currently subject to consultation until 12 October and accompanied by a package of court reforms to make the system faster and simpler. The Government’s proposed measures will provide greater certainty for tenants and make the housing market fit for the 21st century.</ins></p><p> </p>
star this property answering member printed Viscount Younger of Leckie more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:39:42.237Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:39:42.237Z
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less than 2019-10-02T11:45:48.247Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-02T11:45:48.247Z
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135498
star this property answering member printed Viscount Younger of Leckie more like this
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1144169
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Cabinet Office more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Office for Tackling Injustices more like this
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25277
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the formal remit of the new Office for Tackling Injustices; and what are its immediate priorities. more like this
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Baroness Lister of Burtersett more like this
star this property uin HL17657 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">We are considering how best to take forward this work in the light of the new Government’s domestic priorities and will provide an update in due course.</ins></p> more like this
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:55:37.57Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:55:37.57Z
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less than 2019-09-26T13:59:06.287Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-26T13:59:06.287Z
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3359
star this property label Biography information for The Earl of Courtown more like this
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135682
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Baroness Lister of Burtersett more like this
1144093
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Cabinet Office more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
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unstar this property hansard heading Brexit more like this
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25277
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the date of completion of the Cabinet Office Review, code-named Operation Yellowhammer, that was published in the Sunday Times on 18 August. more like this
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Lord Birt more like this
star this property uin HL17581 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">As is the usual practice, we do not comment on leaked documents. Any leak is unacceptable and the leak of any information is disappointing. However, On 11<sup>th</sup> September 2019 we published an iteration of the planning assumptions which largely reflect the work carried out under the previous government, which are dated 2 August. </ins></p><p><ins class="ministerial">Operation Yellowhammer is a cross government programme of work to ensure that government is prepared to mitigate the potential impacts of Brexit in the event that the UK leaves without a deal. The programme is underpinned by planning assumptions that are not a prediction of what is going to happen, but reflect a responsible Government preparing for reasonable worst-case scenarios. A reasonable worse case assumption provides a challenging and stretching scenario to aid planning. Such an approach is good risk management.</ins></p><p><ins class="ministerial">We are currently undertaking a review of the reasonable worst case scenario planning assumptions for Operation Yellowhammer and will publish the revised version in due course. As you’d expect, the assumptions are under constant review, particularly as our preparations advance at pace.</ins></p>
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:55:09.823Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:55:09.823Z
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less than 2019-09-26T14:01:59.463Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-26T14:01:59.463Z
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3359
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star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Birt more like this
1144141
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Prorogation more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government when the Prime Minister or Cabinet Secretary first discussed prorogation with Sir Edward Young, the Private Secretary to Her Majesty the Queen. more like this
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Lord Hain more like this
star this property uin HL17629 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. Ministers will correspond directly with the Member.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">Since communications between the Ministers or officials and Her Majesty the Queen or her advisers are confidential, I am not able to provide you with any details.</ins></p> more like this
star this property answering member printed The Earl of Courtown more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:55:15.7Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:55:15.7Z
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less than 2019-09-26T13:58:49.747Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-26T13:58:49.747Z
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3359
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135679
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Hain more like this
1144201
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property hansard heading UK Trade with EU more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of EU businesses that divert supply chains away from the UK. more like this
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Lord Taylor of Warwick more like this
star this property uin HL17689 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. I will correspond directly with the noble Lord.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">The Government has not undertaken work to assess the impact should EU businesses decide to move supply chains away from the EU.</ins></p><p><ins class="ministerial">The Government is seeking a comprehensive, ambitious future partnership with the European Union including a best in class Free Trade Agreement. The UK and the EU have a long standing and close trading relationship, with our businesses operating across borders to service clients and customers in the UK and the EU. The new FTA will seek to create new benchmark for trade liberalization and economic co-operation. It will aim to establish both zero tariffs and effective customs arrangements for goods, negate any need for EU businesses to change suppliers, and enable UK companies to continue to participate in pan-European supply chains.</ins></p>
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:22:57.103Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:22:57.103Z
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less than 2019-10-02T14:06:01.923Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-02T14:06:01.923Z
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star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Taylor of Warwick more like this
1144182
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Manufacturing Industries more like this
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25277
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the manufacturing purchasing managers’ index falling to a 7-year low of 47.4; and what assessment they have made of the statement by Capital Economics that the sector is “on track for recession”. more like this
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Lord Mendelsohn more like this
star this property uin HL17670 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. I will correspond directly with the noble Lord.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">The Purchasing Managers Indices (PMIs), are a useful and timely barometer of economic activity but our assessment is that there is a trade-off between speed of publication and data quality. In addition, while the PMIs are mainly focused on changes in objective measures such as sales, evidence suggests they are still affected by business sentiment.</ins></p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:28:51.147Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:28:51.147Z
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less than 2019-10-02T14:16:02.13Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-02T14:16:02.13Z
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4686
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star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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4686
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1144200
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Carbon Emissions more like this
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25277
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to introduce further incentives for carbon-neutral lifestyles. more like this
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Lord Taylor of Warwick more like this
star this property uin HL17688 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. I will correspond directly with the noble Lord.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">Achieving clean growth has to be a shared endeavour between Government, local authorities, business, civil society and the British people. The Government has various campaigns and sources of support available to encourage people make changes in their lifestyle.</ins></p><p><ins class="ministerial">For example, the simple energy advice service provides advice on the best ways to make your home more energy efficient, and discounts on the purchase of low emission vehicles through the Plug-in Grant. There is also the Renewable Heat Incentive scheme, under which households can receive cash payments for installing an eligible renewable heating technology, and the Smart Energy Guarantee, where households receive payment for generating their own electricity.</ins></p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:29:43.463Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:29:43.463Z
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less than 2019-10-02T14:10:37.58Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-02T14:10:37.58Z
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4686
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4686
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1144113
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Certification Quality Marks more like this
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25277
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what, in the event of a no-deal Brexit, will be the duration of the time-limited arrangement for the acceptance in the UK of CE marking and hence third party EU notified body conformity assessment. more like this
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Lord Cope of Berkeley more like this
star this property uin HL17601 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. I will correspond directly with my noble Friend.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">The duration of the time-limited period during which we will continue to accept CE marking and EU conformity assessment has not yet been set. The Government has committed to engaging with industry before making a decision on this.</ins></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:26:19.36Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:26:19.36Z
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less than 2019-10-02T14:18:12.867Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-02T14:18:12.867Z
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4686
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135208
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1144115
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Products: Certification more like this
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25277
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government when, and where, in the event of a no-deal Brexit, public access to the list of UK approved bodies for conformity assessment, and particulars of standards harmonised to EU directives, will be made available. more like this
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Lord Cope of Berkeley more like this
star this property uin HL17603 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. I will correspond directly with my noble Friend.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">In the event of the UK leaving the EU without a deal, on exit all ‘harmonised standards’ that gave a presumption of conformity to EU requirements will be cited as ‘designated standards’ and will give rise to a presumption of conformity to the relevant requirements in the UK body of retained EU law, as amended. Details of all ‘designated’ standards will be provided on the gov.uk website. </ins></p><p> </p><p><ins class="ministerial">A register of UK approved bodies and the conformity assessment activities for which they have been approved will be made available via the gov.uk website. </ins></p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:29:37.183Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:29:37.183Z
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less than 2019-10-02T14:17:09.347Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-02T14:17:09.347Z
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4686
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star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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4686
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1144114
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Products: Certification more like this
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25277
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government whether (1) in the event of a no-deal Brexit, manufacturers, authorised representatives and importers based in the UK will be responsible for the conformity to standards of products placed on the UK market where required, and (2) authorised representatives and importers based in an European Economic Area state will be responsible for the conformity to standards of products placed on the EU or UK markets. more like this
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Lord Cope of Berkeley more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-09-09more like thismore than 2019-09-09
unstar this property answer text <p><del class="ministerial">It has not proved possible to respond to this question in the time available before Prorogation. I will correspond directly with my noble Friend.</del></p><p><ins class="ministerial">In the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal, authorised representatives based in the EEA appointed and mandated before Exit may continue to be authorised representatives for BEIS consumer product safety and metrology purposes, as long as they remain so appointed and mandated by the manufacturer. Any authorised representatives appointed and mandated after Exit must be established in the UK.</ins></p><p><ins class="ministerial">An importer will be the person established in the UK who places a product from outside of the UK on the UK market.</ins></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2019-09-09T16:27:33.583Zmore like thismore than 2019-09-09T16:27:33.583Z
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less than 2019-10-02T14:17:52.747Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-02T14:17:52.747Z
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4686
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Cope of Berkeley more like this