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"Crisis in sexual health" - action needed now as time is not on our side

In a question in the House of Lords on 24th February, Lord Black (who is a Patron of the Terrence Higgins Trust) challenged the Government about what he described as a "crisis in sexual health" - with infections and antimicrobial resistance on the rise and clinics closing because of cutbacks.

Guy Black elected Master of The Guild of St Bride's

Lord Black has been elected as the new Master of St Bride's Guild, taking over from Sir David Bell.

Guy said:

"It is a great honour to be able to play such a role in the life of St Bride's, the Journalists' Church. It is so important to our industry."

ENDS

"Northern Ireland's libel laws must change"

Speaking in the debate on the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation) Bill in the House of Lords on 15th July, Lord Black of Brentwood called for the terms of the Defamation Act 2013 - which is in place in England and Wales - to be extended to Northern Ireland.