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National Secular Society

Challenging Religious Privilege

Baroness Tonge

Baroness Tonge originally trained to be a doctor at University College Hospital, London. She was Liberal Democrat MP for Richmond Park from 1997 to 2005. She was also Liberal Democrat spokesperson on International Development from 1999 to 2003, and then the spokesperson for children from 2003 to 2004.

The Baroness has voted in favour of a wholly elected House of Lords and of equal gay rights.