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We make about a dozen applications for the Lords a year on average, so relatively few compared to Queen’s honours (150 on average). Demand is lower for the Lords compared to honours and there are less Peerages given out (estimate around 20 on average compared to over 2000 Queen’s honours a year).

Click on the link below to listen to an interview our CEO, Mark did on BBC Radio 4 if you would like more background information: