The Constitution Unit


The difficulty of Lords reform: Meg Russell appears on Newsnight

24 April 2012


The Joint Committee on the Draft House of Lords Reform Bill has

released its report, and Newsnight's report outlines the many difficulties the government faces as it attempts to reform the House. Meg Russell discusses the problems of holding a referendum on the issue, and potential risk that a Bill may never be passed. 

Listen to the programme

BBC Newsnight, 23 April 2012 (at 25 mins)

Further coverage

Further Information

Research project: House of Lords