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Dangerous Microwave Ovens

EDM (Early Day Motion) 159: tabled on 05 December 1989

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 65 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 notes the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food's recent tests on microwave ovens; notes that 32 of the 102 ovens tested failed to heat properly; further notes that these ovens are potentially dangerous and further notes the Minister's refusal to publish the names of the dangerous ovens; and calls on him to place this information in the Library in the interests of public health and safety.

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.

Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Ealing, Southall
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Manchester, Withington
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Sheffield Central
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Workington
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 December 1989
Montgomery
Clay, Bob
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Sunderland North
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Leyton
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 11 December 1989
Tooting
Cryer, Bob
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Bradford South
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Easington
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Glasgow, Pollok
Eadie, Alex
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Midlothian
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
St Helens North
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 12 December 1989
Warley East
Foot, Michael
Labour
Signed on 8 January 1990
Blaenau Gwent
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Glasgow, Hillhead
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Ashfield
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Wakefield
Home Robertson, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
East Lothian
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1990
Knowsley North
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Warrington North
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Newport East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 11 December 1989
Barnsley Central
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Brent East
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Stretford
Loyden, Eddie
Labour
Signed on 12 January 1990
Liverpool, Garston
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Bradford West
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Halifax
Maxton, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Glasgow, Cathcart
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Dundee East
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Mansfield
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Cardiff South and Penarth
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Sheffield, Heeley
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Torfaen
Nellist, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Coventry South East
Patchett, Terry
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Barnsley East
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 11 December 1989
Burnley
Primarolo, Dawn
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Bristol South
Radice, Mr Giles
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
North Durham
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1990
Rhondda
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
Dundee West
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Bolsover
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Islington South and Finsbury
Soley, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Hammersmith
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 6 December 1989
City of Durham
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1989
Edinburgh East
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Wansbeck
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Glasgow, Provan

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.