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a British peer whose title lapses at death

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She is one of a number of life peers named tomorrow.
In 2010, Tanni was created a life peer, her title was conferred as Baroness Grey-Thompson of Eaglescliffe.
Baroness Maddock, who was made a life peer in 1997 and was president of the Liberal Democrats from 1998 to 2000, fielded an array of questions from Emmanuel students about expenses claims, the economy, women bishops, House of Lords reform, the bills process and education.
9 TV arts broadcaster was made a life peer in 1998?
NORTHERN Racing chairman Michael Howard has been made a life peer in the Dissolution Honours List, which is approved by the Queen from nominations by the outgoing prime minister at the end of every parliament, writes Howard Wright.
Lord King, who became a life peer in 1999, served as a councillor from 1979 to 2007.
Lord Alton, a crossbench life peer, fears that with thousands of twins now being conceived through IVF and the law allowing sperm donors to father up to 10 children, many more people are in a similar danger.
Research scientist Dr Daniel Turnberg - the son of life peer Lord Turnberg of Cheadle - died when the Cessna light aircraft crashed while on a tourist flight at the weekend.
A WARWICK University professor has been made a life peer by the Prime Minister.
Geraint Howells was created a Life Peer in 1992 after serving as MP for Cardigan from 1974 to 1983 and for Ceredigion and Pembroke North from 1983 to 1992.
THE Earl of Snowdon is to be made a life peer so that he can stay on in the House of Lords.
A life Peer since 1991, Lord Hollick is active in The Institute for Public Policy Research, a think tank which he founded; and the Prince's Trust, established by the Prince of Wales to provide support and mentoring for young people wishing to set up their own businesses.
Ian Livingston was named in July as the Prime Minister's new trade minister and joined the House of Lords later that month as a Conservative life peer with the title Lord Livingston of ParKhead.
Tanni, who became a life peer in March 2010, gave the students an insight into the House of Lords political system and described her own career path.