House of Lords introduction

Bishop Rachel made history on Monday 26 October 2015 when she became the first female bishop to sit in the House of Lords.

Bishop Rachel with her family and friends
Bishop Rachel with her family and friends in the Queen’s Robing Room.

Pictures in central London

 

Nine bishops in the @UKHouseofLords and one a woman hurrah @LindaWoodhead @montie @churchstate

— Baroness Berridge(@BaronessEB) October 26, 2015


 



Watch the live feed here

http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Event/Index/d2940d3c-9a8e-4348-939f-7bb6dff6d398


Just about to go into the Chamber, with Archbishop Justin and Bishop Richard.

Archbishop and Bishops

 


Dressed and ready to enter the Chamber

.Bishop Rachel

 

 


Archbishop Justin and Bishop Rachel

 

 

 

 

 

 


Today feels like a good day to make history. https://t.co/VWcjqgv0kP

— Richard Chapman (@SelsdonChapman) October 26, 2015


 

 

 

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