Talk:List of elected hereditary peers under the House of Lords Act 1999

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Christopher Bathurst, 3rd Viscount Bledisloe[edit]

Is someone going to replace him?Max Mux (talk) 12:18, 16 May 2009 (UTC)

According to the parliament website there will be a by-election: http://news.parliament.uk/2009/05/death-of-viscount-bledisloe/

Compared to the last such election it could be several months away. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 129.242.236.114 (talk) 16:36, 18 May 2009 (UTC)

Royal Peers[edit]

When it says "...excepting 2 Royal office holders" does that mean that Duke of Edinburgh and the Duke of Cornwall still have the right to sit in the House? The C of E. God Save The Queen! (talk) 09:56, 13 August 2010 (UTC)

No, it is referring to the Earl Marshal and Lord Great Chamberlain. -Rrius (talk) 10:34, 13 August 2010 (UTC)
Oh yes I remember, that right went when it was discovered they hadn't taken the Oath of Allegence The C of E. God Save The Queen! (talk) 11:31, 13 August 2010 (UTC)