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BT DEMERGER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 245: tabled on 16 October 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 61 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 with concern that following the successful bid of ú9.2 billion for 39 mobile telecommunications licences in the UK and Germany, BT is planning to demerge its mobile business; and believes that BT needs to take due consideration of the views of its employees in relation to the likely effects of splitting up of the UK's largest and most economically important telecommunications provider.

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.

Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2001
Dumfries
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
Northampton South
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Cynon Valley
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2001
Leyton and Wanstead
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Putney
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Keighley
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2001
Glasgow, Pollok
Davies, Denzil
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2001
Llanelli
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Burton
Dhanda, Mr Parmjit
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Gloucester
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Stroud
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Eltham
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2001
Sunderland North
Foster, Mr Derek
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Bishop Auckland
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Reading East
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Bridgend
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 October 2001
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Luton North
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Barnsley Central
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 2001
Hereford
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2001
Manchester Central
Luke, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2001
Dundee East
Lyons, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
Strathkelvin and Bearsden
MacDonald, Dr Calum
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2001
Western Isles
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2001
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Wolverhampton South West
McDonagh, Siobhain
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Mitcham and Morden
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2001
Hayes and Harlington
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Dumbarton
Picking, Anne
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
East Lothian
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Knowsley South
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 November 2001
Winchester
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Forest of Dean
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 October 2001
Colchester
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
West Renfrewshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2001
Nottingham South
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2001
Islington South and Finsbury
Smith, Geraldine
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 18 October 2001
Belfast South
Stewart, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2001
Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber
Tipping, Paddy
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Sherwood
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 2001
North Cornwall
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2001
Hamilton South
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Liverpool, West Derby
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
North East Milton Keynes
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2001
Swansea West
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2001
Conwy
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2001
Batley and Spen

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.