Lord Khan of Burnley with Garter Principal King of Arms Mr Thomas Woodcock

Picture Gallery: Lord Khan of Burnley welcomed into House of Lords

The House of Lords has welcomed a new Life Peer this week in the form of Burnley Mayor Wajid Khan.

The 41-year-old Labour councillor became the youngest opposition peer in the House of Lords and the borough's first Peer since Willis Jackson was appointed Baron Jackson of Burnley in 1967.

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