Despite potential conflict of interest Lord Blencathra’s role as lobbyist was approved.
Tory grandee attended two lobby meetings while writing trade white paper.
Lords a-leaping into positions within the financial services.
More than 120 Lords are paid by financial services companies.
Lord Plumb fails to declare role as adviser to EU lobbying firm.
Bishops claim full allowances on top of their annual stipends.
Only charities are allowed to fundraise from events held in the House of Lords.
Historic rooms of House of Lords used to launch wide range of products.
The Bureau’s investigation into the House of Lords reveals peers’ undeclared interests.
Lord Stevens hosts event for private forensics firm in peers’ dining room.
The Lords who vote rarely.
Offshore tax jurisdictions have also been lobbying in Brussels on European financial regulation.