House of Commons
As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.
LOCAL NEWSPAPER WEEK
EDM #1140
Tabled 06 May 2003
2002-03 Session
That this House recognises the important role which local newspapers play in the life of their communities; congratulates The Newspaper Society for launching 'Local Newspaper Week'; notes that the regional press is read by 40 million people every week; acknowledges that local newspapers are more trusted than national newspapers; and calls on those who own and work on the 1,300 daily and weekly newspaper titles to promote high journalistic standards of accuracy, fairness, honesty and objectivity.

Signatures (77)

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.
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
07 May 2003
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
08 May 2003
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
08 May 2003
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
07 May 2003
Cairns, David
Labour
08 May 2003
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
13 May 2003
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
07 May 2003
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
15 May 2003
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
08 May 2003
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
07 May 2003
Cunningham, Tony
Labour
14 May 2003
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
07 May 2003
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
08 May 2003
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
14 May 2003
Drew, Mr David
Labour
08 May 2003
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
08 May 2003
Etherington, Bill
Labour
19 May 2003
Flynn, Paul
Labour
08 May 2003
Gapes, Mike
Labour
13 May 2003
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
12 May 2003
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
07 May 2003
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
22 May 2003
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
07 May 2003
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
09 June 2003
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
07 May 2003
Harris, Mr Tom
Labour
15 May 2003
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
13 May 2003
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
21 May 2003
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
12 May 2003
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
22 May 2003
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
07 May 2003
King, Andy
Labour
14 May 2003
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
13 May 2003
Laws, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
12 May 2003
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
08 May 2003
Lepper, David
Labour
08 May 2003
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
12 May 2003
Marris, Rob
Labour
12 May 2003
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
07 May 2003
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
08 May 2003
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
20 May 2003
McDonnell, John
Labour
08 May 2003
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
12 May 2003
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
08 May 2003
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
07 May 2003
Owen, Albert
Labour
13 May 2003
Perham, Linda
Labour
12 May 2003
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
12 May 2003
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
08 May 2003
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
20 May 2003
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
08 May 2003
Rapson, Syd
Labour
12 May 2003
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
13 May 2003
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
09 June 2003
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
07 May 2003
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
12 May 2003
Simpson, Alan
Labour
08 May 2003
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
07 May 2003
Spink, Bob
Conservative
08 May 2003
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
12 May 2003
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
08 May 2003
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
08 May 2003
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
07 May 2003
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
15 May 2003
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
20 May 2003
Watson, Mr Tom
Labour
21 May 2003
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
07 May 2003
White, Brian
Labour
10 June 2003
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
20 May 2003
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
07 May 2003
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.