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EDM (Early Day Motion) 242: tabled on 19 December 1989

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 109 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 rejects any proposal which would lead to differential rates of postage in rural and regional areas; and condemns any attempt to break up the exclusive privilege of the Royal Mail Service granted by this House to deliver items costing less than ú1.

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.

Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Leeds West
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 8 January 1990
Ealing, Southall
Blunkett, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 February 1990
Sheffield, Brightside
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Manchester, Withington
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Newcastle upon Tyne East
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 22 January 1990
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 8 February 1990
Workington
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Leyton
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Leigh
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Edinburgh Central
Davies, Mr Ron
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Caerphilly
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Aberdeen South
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Glasgow, Pollok
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1990
Crewe and Nantwich
Eadie, Alex
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Midlothian
Eastham, Ken
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Manchester, Blackley
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
St Helens North
Ewing, Harry
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Falkirk East
Fatchett, Derek
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Leeds Central
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Newport West
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Fraser, John
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Norwood
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Glasgow, Maryhill
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 6 February 1990
Glasgow, Hillhead
Garrett, John
Labour
Signed on 8 February 1990
Norwich South
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Grant, Bernie
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Tottenham
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Edinburgh South
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Bridgend
Grocott, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
The Wrekin
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Wentworth
Harman, Ms Harriet
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Peckham
Heffer, Eric
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Liverpool, Walton
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Wakefield
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1990
Clydesdale
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Warrington North
Hughes, John
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Coventry North East
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Newport East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Barnsley Central
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1990
Clwyd South West
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Cunninghame South
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Brent East
Loyden, Eddie
Labour
Signed on 12 January 1990
Liverpool, Garston
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1990
Bradford West
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Halifax
Marek, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Wrexham
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Glasgow, Shettleston
Martin, Mr Michael J.
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Glasgow, Springburn
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Carlisle
Maxton, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 12 January 1990
Glasgow, Cathcart
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Dundee East
McAvoy, Mr Thomas
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Glasgow, Rutherglen
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Makerfield
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Dumbarton
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Mansfield
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Cardiff South and Penarth
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Sheffield, Heeley
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 14 February 1990
Great Grimsby
Mowlam, Dr Mo
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Redcar
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Torfaen
Nellist, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Coventry South East
O'Brien, Sir Bill
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Normanton
Oakes, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Halton
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Liverpool, Riverside
Patchett, Terry
Labour
Signed on 24 January 1990
Barnsley East
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Burnley
Primarolo, Dawn
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Bristol South
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Gateshead East
Redmond, Martin
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Don Valley
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Coventry North West
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1990
Rhondda
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Dundee West
Ross, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 15 February 1990
East Londonderry
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 11 January 1990
Lewisham, Deptford
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 21 December 1989
Bolsover
Smith, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Oxford East
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1989
Islington South and Finsbury
Spearing, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Newham South
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
City of Durham
Stott, Roger
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Wigan
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1990
Edinburgh East
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Wansbeck
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Wolverhampton South East
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Liverpool, West Derby
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1989
Glasgow Central
Welsh, Michael
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Doncaster North
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 January 1990
Carmarthen
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1990
Walsall North
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 19 February 1990
Preston
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 21 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.