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life peer

Brit a peer whose title lapses at his death
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After he was made a life peer, he sat in the Lords as a cross-bencher.
It also allow life peers to retire, which they are currently unable to do.
Thatcher made him a life peer for his service which also included a stint as party treasurer, in 1984.
In 2000 he was made a life peer, as Baron Coe, of Ranmore in the County of Surrey.
The Labour life peer was a key figure in British cinema for more than half a century.
Tony Blair today strengthened Labour peers by making Janet Royal, head of the European Commission in Wales, a life peer.
DAVID Geoffrey Nigel Filkin was made a life peer in 1999.
Lord Noon, who died aged 79 last October, was appointed a life peer for his philanthropy as Baron Noon of St John's Wood in 2011.
Tory life peer Karren Brady is West Ham vice president.
The hugely popular author and Labour life peer had never fully recovered from a serious stroke she suffered in January.
Following his retirement as an MP at the 1987 General Election, he was created a life peer.
Everything else is violent, cruel and noisy" TV cake-maker Mary Berry, below, adding that she hates Gordon Ramsay's programmes "Perhaps if I had stripped off in the jungle, Nick Clegg would have put me in the Lords" Former Liberal Democrat MP Lembit Opik, unhappy that he was not made a life peer in the latest list "What we found was that there is a toxic cocktail - patients felt reluctant to complain because they can fear it will affect the care they get" NHS Ombudsman Dame Julie Mellor on patients who suffer harm or poor hospital care "No-one, however smart, however well-educated, however experienced is the suppository of all wisdom" Australian opposition leader Tony Abbott makes an unfortunate verbal slip-up in an attack on Prime Minister Kevin Rudd