Lords expenses probe dropped over 'press storm' fears

Members of the House of Lords who claim perks without doing any work will not be “named and shamed”, BBC Two’s Meet the Lords reveals.

Lords speaker Baroness D’Souza spent months investigating peers who collected their £300 daily allowance but did not take part in debates.

One member was alleged to have kept a taxi running outside while signing in to collect the allowance.

But Baroness D’Souza

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