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ICI AND INVESTMENT IN THE NATION'S FUTURE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1001: tabled on 19 June 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 138 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 approval that in 1990 the expenditure of ICI upon research and technology was a staggering ú679 million of which ú481 million was spent in the United Kingdom; notes that ICI employs nearly 54,000 people in the United Kingdom, many of them in areas of high unemployment; further notes payments for supplies in the United Kingdom last year by ICI totalled ú2.5 billion; welcomes the commitment which ICI has demonstrated to research and development, to its workforce, to its shareholders, to the environment, and to the United Kingdom economy; congratulates ICI shareholders, management and employees alike on their remarkable achievements; expresses its appreciation of the great contribution which ICI makes to local communities, the national economy, to the balance of payments, and the solution of world problems; and wishes not only to salute all that has been achieved in the past by this flagship of British industry, but also to express its appreciation of the investment which ICI has made in the future of the nation.

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 2 July 1991
Leeds West
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 1991
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Bell, Sir Stuart
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Middlesbrough
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Ealing, Southall
Blaker, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Blackpool South
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Manchester, Withington
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Newcastle upon Tyne East
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Bury North
Butler, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Warrington South
Callaghan, James
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Heywood and Middleton
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Blyth Valley
Clark, Dr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Rochford
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1991
Tyne Bridge
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Stockton North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1991
Tooting
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Edinburgh Central
Davies, Mr Ron
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1991
Caerphilly
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Cheadle
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow, Pollok
Dykes, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Harrow East
Eadie, Alex
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Midlothian
Eastham, Ken
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Manchester, Blackley
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
St Helens North
Ewing, Harry
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Falkirk East
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 June 1991
Southport
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Birkenhead
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Newport West
Foot, Michael
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Blaenau Gwent
French, Douglas
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Gloucester
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow, Maryhill
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow, Hillhead
Garrett, John
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Norwich South
Garrett, Edward
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Wallsend
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Walsall South
Glyn, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Windsor and Maidenhead
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Grant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
South West Cambridgeshire
Grant, Bernie
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Tottenham
Gregory, Conal
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
York
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Edinburgh South
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Bridgend
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Wentworth
Haselhurst, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 1991
Saffron Walden
Hawkins, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
High Peak
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Ashfield
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Vauxhall
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Clydesdale
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Warrington North
Hughes, John
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Coventry North East
Hughes, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Harrow West
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Newport East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1991
Barnsley Central
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1991
Alyn and Deeside
Jopling, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 19 June 1991
North Down
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Cunninghame South
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Worsley
Litherland, Robert
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Manchester Central
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 14 October 1991
Brent East
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 1991
Brecon and Radnor
Lofthouse, Sir Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Pontefract and Castleford
Lord, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 9 July 1991
Central Suffolk
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Bradford West
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1991
Halifax
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow, Shettleston
Marshall, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Leicester South
Martin, Mr Michael J.
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow, Springburn
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Carlisle
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 25 July 1991
East Hampshire
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Dundee East
McAvoy, Mr Thomas
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow, Rutherglen
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Makerfield
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Dumbarton
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Paisley South
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Mansfield
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1991
Cardiff South and Penarth
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Great Grimsby
Monro, Sir Hector
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Dumfries
Montgomery, Sir Fergus
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Altrincham and Sale
Moonie, Dr Lewis
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Kirkcaldy
Morgan, Mr Rhodri
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Cardiff West
Morris, Alf
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Manchester, Wythenshawe
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Falmouth and Camborne
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Sunderland South
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Torfaen
Nelson, Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Chichester
Oakes, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Halton
Patchett, Terry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Barnsley East
Pawsey, James
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Rugby and Kenilworth
Peacock, Mrs Elizabeth
Conservative
Signed on 3 July 1991
Batley and Spen
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1991
Burnley
Price, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Eastleigh
Radice, Mr Giles
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
North Durham
Rees, Merlyn
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Morley and Leeds South
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Rhondda
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Dundee West
Ross, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 27 June 1991
East Londonderry
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 June 1991
Banff and Buchan
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Huddersfield
Short, Clare
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Birmingham, Ladywood
Skeet, Sir Trevor
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
North Bedfordshire
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1991
Islington South and Finsbury
Smith, Sir Dudley
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Warwick and Leamington
Smith, John
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Vale of Glamorgan
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 20 June 1991
South Belfast
Spearing, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Newham South
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1991
City of Durham
Stokes, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Halesowen and Stourbridge
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Edinburgh East
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Wansbeck
Thompson, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Norwich North
Thornton, Sir Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Crosby
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Reading East
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Leicester East
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Gosport
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 June 1991
Orkney and Shetland
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow Central
Watts, John
Conservative
Signed on 1 July 1991
Slough
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Swansea West
Wilson, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1991
Cunninghame North
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Walsall North
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Congleton
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow, Provan
Young, David
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Bolton South East

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.