Highlighting problems & making bills workable, find out about the role the ‪#‎HouseofLords‬ plays in making laws http://ow.ly/fYqQ301hN3L

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An exclusive chance to dine in one of ‪#‎London‬’s most iconic buildings. Book your table for lunch in the Peers’ Dining Room of the ‪#‎HouseofLords‬ between Monday 20 - Friday 24 June.

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Lord Fowler has been appointed as the next Lord Speaker.

Lord Fowler is the third elected Lord Speaker since the post was established in 2006. He succeeds Baroness D’Souza and will take up the post on 1 September 2016. He will preside over a sitting of the House of Lords for the first time on 5 September 2016.

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Watch this morning's evidence session from the ‪#‎Science‬ and Technology Committee on the future of Innovate UK http://ow.ly/f1Ll30108WT

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‪#‎HouseofLords‬ back to business next week with key debates on Bus Services Bill and Cultural Property Bill, and Lords committees look at ‪#‎HS2‬ and the future of Innovate UK, see what’s on http://ow.ly/qvH0300SxQm

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Watch our short video on the broad range of ‪#‎HouseofLords‬ investigative committee work

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The ‪#‎houseoflords‬ will hold a series of debates on the government's plans for the year ahead, as set out in the ‪#‎QueensSpeech‬, given during ‪#‎StateOpening‬.

The debates start with a formal thank you in reply to the Queen's Speech, today from 3.30, learn more: http://ow.ly/EVpM300kap1

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From the Queen’s arrival to a packed ‪#‎houseoflords‬: see how ‪#‎StateOpening‬ happens http://ow.ly/43hE3008sqe

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‪#‎StateOpening‬ marks the start of the parliamentary year, learn more http://ow.ly/43hE3008sqe

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Some of the well known symbols used in in the State Opening ceremony

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The first session of this parliament is complete. The second session starts on 18 May, learn more ow.ly/43hE3008sqe

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One week to go to ‪#‎StateOpening‬. Find out why the ‪#‎QueensSpeech‬ is central to the ceremony ow.ly/4nuHtZ

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The EU Justice Committee has published a report on the government’s proposal to introduce a UK Bill of Rights.

The committee says the evidence they received makes ‘a forceful case’ for the government to think again on the policy.

Find out more about the committee's key recommendations: http://ow.ly/USD430029Gc

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