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Leeds and Hull Remand Wings

EDM (Early Day Motion) 203: tabled on 13 December 1989

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 57 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 deep concern at the suicides of five teenage boys in Leeds Prison, Armley, in 1988-89, at the poor conditions teenagers suffer in Leeds and in Hull prisons, and at the inappropriate use of prisons for young people on remand awaiting trial; and calls for urgent action to minimise the use of custodial remands and to bring about the closure of B wings in Leeds and in Hull.

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.

Buckley, George
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Hemsworth
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Sheffield Central
Callaghan, James
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Heywood and Middleton
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 8 February 1990
Workington
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 8 January 1990
Falkirk West
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 December 1989
Montgomery
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Leyton
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Stockton North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Tooting
Cryer, Bob
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Bradford South
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Easington
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 5 June 1990
Edinburgh Central
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 December 1989
Moray
Fatchett, Derek
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Leeds Central
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 7 June 1990
Birkenhead
Fields, Terry
Labour
Signed on 7 June 1990
Liverpool, Broadgreen
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Bridgend
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Wentworth
Heffer, Eric
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Liverpool, Walton
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Wakefield
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Pontypridd
Hughes, John
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Coventry North East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Barnsley Central
Irving, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 7 February 1990
Cheltenham
Janner, Greville
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Leicester West
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1990
Clwyd South West
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Worsley
Lofthouse, Sir Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 8 February 1990
Pontefract and Castleford
Loyden, Eddie
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Liverpool, Garston
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Bradford West
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Halifax
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Carlisle
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Makerfield
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Barnsley West and Penistone
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Mansfield
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Sheffield, Heeley
Nellist, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Coventry South East
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Burnley
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 15 February 1990
Gateshead East
Rees, Merlyn
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Morley and Leeds South
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1990
Rhondda
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Huddersfield
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1989
Bolsover
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1989
Islington South and Finsbury
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1989
Leicester East
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Preston
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 19 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.