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KVAERNER SHIPYARD IN GLASGOW

EDM (Early Day Motion) 826: tabled on 13 July 1999

Tabled in the 1998-99 session.

This motion has been signed by 45 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House expresses its great delight that all the jobs at Kvaerner have been saved as a result of an agreement being struck between Kvaerner, its present owners, and GEC; praises the workforce and its union representatives who kept up the fight for many months and would not give in; congratulates the Task Force and Government Ministers for their role in bringing these negotiations to a happy conclusion; and wishes the yard well for a happy and prosperous future.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1999
Edinburgh North and Leith
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1999
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 19 July 1999
Coatbridge and Chryston
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1999
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1999
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1999
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1999
Leigh
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1999
Glasgow, Pollok
Donohoe, Mr Brian H.
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Cunninghame South
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1999
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1999
Sunderland North
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Glasgow, Maryhill
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Glasgow, Kelvin
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1999
Norwich North
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Greenock and Inverclyde
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 July 1999
Edinburgh West
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 26 July 1999
Morley and Rothwell
Home Robertson, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
East Lothian
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Clydesdale
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1999
Luton North
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1999
Barnsley Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1999
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 1999
Cheltenham
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1999
Halifax
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Glasgow, Shettleston
Maxton, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Glasgow, Cathcart
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Dundee East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1999
Hayes and Harlington
McKenna, Rosemary
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1999
Kingston upon Hull North
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Sheffield, Heeley
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Ayr
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 19 July 1999
St Albans
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1999
Loughborough
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1999
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1999
Bolsover
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 14 July 1999
Belfast South
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1999
Liverpool, West Derby

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.