House of Lords introduction

Published: October 1, 2015

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

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.

— Richard Chapman (@SelsdonChapman) October 26, 2015




Share this article:

Leave a Reply

Most popular articles today: