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Deerhunting

EDM (Early Day Motion) 227: tabled on 18 December 1989

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 237 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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Motion text

That this House believes that deer hunting with packs of dogs is an obscenity and should be abolished.

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.

Archer, Peter
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Warley West
Armstrong, Hilary
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
North West Durham
Ashby, David
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1990
North West Leicestershire
Ashton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Bassetlaw
Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1990
Bournemouth East
Banks, Tony
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Newham North West
Barnes, Mrs Rosie
Social Democratic Party
Signed on 8 January 1990
Greenwich
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Leeds West
Beaumont-Dark, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 20 December 1989
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 17 January 1990
East Antrim
Bendall, Mr Vivian
Conservative
Signed on 18 January 1990
Ilford North
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Chesterfield
Bennett, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 8 January 1990
Denton and Reddish
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
St Helens South
Bevan, David Gilroy
Conservative
Signed on 15 February 1990
Birmingham, Yardley
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Ealing, Southall
Blunkett, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Sheffield, Brightside
Boateng, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1990
Brent South
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 1989
Brighton, Kemptown
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 12 January 1990
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Manchester, Withington
Braine, Sir Bernard
Conservative
Signed on 18 January 1990
Castle Point
Bray, Dr Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Motherwell South
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Newcastle upon Tyne East
Brown, Ron
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Edinburgh, Leith
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 1989
Gordon
Buckley, George
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Hemsworth
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 19 December 1989
Bury North
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Sheffield Central
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Workington
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Falkirk West
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 March 1990
Montgomery
Cartwright, John
Social Democratic Party
Signed on 9 January 1990
Woolwich
Churchill, Winston
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1990
Davyhulme
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Tyne Bridge
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 8 January 1990
Leyton
Coleman, Donald
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Neath
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Stockton North
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Birmingham, Erdington
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Islington North
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1990
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Tooting
Crowther, Stan
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Rotherham
Cryer, Bob
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Bradford South
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 8 January 1990
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Leigh
Dalyell, Tam
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Linlithgow
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Edinburgh Central
Davies, Denzil
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Llanelli
Davies, Mr Ron
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Caerphilly
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1990
Cheadle
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Aberdeen South
Douglas, Dick
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Dunfermline West
Duffy, Sir Patrick
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow, Pollok
Eadie, Alex
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Midlothian
Eastham, Ken
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Manchester, Blackley
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
St Helens North
Ewing, Harry
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Falkirk East
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 December 1989
Moray
Fatchett, Derek
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Leeds Central
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1990
Warley East
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 1989
Southport
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Birkenhead
Fields, Terry
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Liverpool, Broadgreen
Finsberg, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1990
Hampstead and Highgate
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Newport West
Foot, Michael
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Blaenau Gwent
Forsythe, Clifford
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 18 December 1989
South Antrim
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Fraser, John
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Norwood
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow, Maryhill
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow, Hillhead
Garrett, John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Norwich South
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Walsall South
Gilbert, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Dudley East
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Gordon, Mildred
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Bow and Poplar
Gorman, Mrs Teresa
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1990
Billericay
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Edinburgh South
Griffiths, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1990
Portsmouth North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Bridgend
Grocott, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
The Wrekin
Hanley, Sir Jeremy
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1990
Richmond and Barnes
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Wentworth
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Ashfield
Heffer, Eric
Labour
Signed on 6 February 1990
Liverpool, Walton
Henderson, Mr Doug
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Newcastle upon Tyne North
Hill, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1990
Southampton, Test
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Wakefield
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Vauxhall
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Knowsley North
Howell, Denis
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Birmingham, Small Heath
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Warrington North
Hughes, John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Coventry North East
Hughes, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 1989
Harrow West
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Newport East
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 1989
Southwark and Bermondsey
Hume, Mr John
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 15 January 1990
Foyle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Barnsley Central
Ingram, Mr Adam
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
East Kilbride
Irvine, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 21 March 1990
Ipswich
Irving, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1990
Cheltenham
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Clwyd South West
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 1989
Ross, Cromarty and Skye
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 26 April 1990
North Down
Kirkwood, Sir Archy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 January 1990
Roxburgh and Berwickshire
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1990
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Cunninghame South
Lamond, James
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Oldham Central and Royton
Leadbitter, Ted
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Hartlepool
Leighton, Ron
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Newham North East
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Worsley
Litherland, Robert
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Manchester Central
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Brent East
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 1990
Brecon and Radnor
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Stretford
Lofthouse, Sir Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Pontefract and Castleford
Loyden, Eddie
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Liverpool, Garston
MacDonald, Dr Calum
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Western Isles
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Bradford West
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Halifax
Marek, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Wrexham
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow, Shettleston
Marshall, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Leicester South
Martin, Mr Michael J.
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow, Springburn
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Carlisle
Maxton, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow, Cathcart
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Dundee East
McAvoy, Mr Thomas
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow, Rutherglen
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Makerfield
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 January 1990
Mid Ulster
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Dumbarton
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 18 December 1989
South Down
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McLeish, Mr Henry
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Central Fife
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Kingston upon Hull North
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Mansfield
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Cardiff South and Penarth
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Great Grimsby
Moonie, Dr Lewis
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Kirkcaldy
Morgan, Mr Rhodri
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Cardiff West
Morley, Mr Elliot
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1990
Glanford and Scunthorpe
Morris, Alf
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Manchester, Wythenshawe
Mowlam, Dr Mo
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Redcar
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 8 January 1990
Falmouth and Camborne
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Sunderland South
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Torfaen
Norris, Steven
Conservative
Signed on 19 December 1989
Epping Forest
O'Brien, Sir Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Normanton
Oakes, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 15 March 1990
Halton
Paisley, The Reverend Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 December 1989
North Antrim
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Liverpool, Riverside
Patchett, Terry
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Barnsley East
Pattie, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 5 April 1990
Chertsey and Walton
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Stalybridge and Hyde
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Burnley
Powell, Sir Raymond
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Ogmore
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Gateshead East
Radice, Mr Giles
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
North Durham
Randall, Stuart
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Kingston upon Hull West
Redmond, Martin
Labour
Signed on 8 January 1990
Don Valley
Rees, Merlyn
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Morley and Leeds South
Reid, John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Motherwell North
Robertson, George
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Hamilton
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Coventry North West
Robinson, Mr Peter
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 January 1990
East Belfast
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Rhondda
Rooker, Mr Jeff
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Dundee West
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Lewisham, Deptford
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Huddersfield
Sheldon, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Ashton-under-Lyne
Short, Clare
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Birmingham, Ladywood
Sillars, Jim
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 January 1990
Glasgow, Govan
Smith, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Oxford East
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Islington South and Finsbury
Smith, Sir Cyril
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 January 1990
Rochdale
Smith, John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Vale of Glamorgan
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 18 December 1989
South Belfast
Snape, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
West Bromwich East
Soley, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Hammersmith
Spearing, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Newham South
Squire, Mr Robin
Conservative
Signed on 19 December 1989
Hornchurch
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
City of Durham
Stott, Roger
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Wigan
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Edinburgh East
Taylor, Ann
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Dewsbury
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1990
Solihull
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 1989
Truro
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 1989
Southend East
Thomas, Dafydd Elis
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 18 December 1989
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Wansbeck
Thompson, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1990
Norwich North
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Wolverhampton South East
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1990
Reading East
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Leicester East
Walker, Sir Cecil
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 January 1990
North Belfast
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 1989
Orkney and Shetland
Wardell, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Gower
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Liverpool, West Derby
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow Central
Welsh, Michael
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Doncaster North
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1990
Maidstone
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 18 December 1989
Caernarfon
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Carmarthen
Wilson, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Cunninghame North
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Walsall North
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Preston
Woodcock, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 1990
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1989
Glasgow, Provan

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

Deerhunting (Amendment 1)
At end add 'immediately'.
Labour, Coventry South East
7
signatures
EDM 227A1: tabled on 20 December 1989