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VANUNU AND NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1023: tabled on 21 April 2004

Tabled in the 2003-04 session.

This motion has been signed by 54 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 welcomes the release from 18 years in prison of Mordechai Vanunu, the original inspector of nuclear weapons of mass destruction in Israel, on 21st April; deplores the further restrictions on his freedom of speech and movement being applied by the Israeli Government; fully supports his statement on release from prison 'Israel doesn't need nuclear arms. My message today to the world is: Open Dimona reactor for inspections'; supports his further call for all nuclear weapons worldwide to be dismantled; and calls upon the United Kingdom Government to take the first step by decommissioning Trident.

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.

Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 April 2004
South East Cornwall
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2004
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2004
Bury North
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2004
Leyton and Wanstead
Coleman, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2004
Hammersmith and Fulham
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2004
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2004
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 26 April 2004
Hornchurch
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2004
Bristol West
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 November 2004
Guildford
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2004
Stroud
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2004
South Swindon
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 4 May 2004
Eltham
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 May 2004
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2004
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 July 2004
Bath
Galloway, Mr George
Independent Labour
Signed on 30 June 2004
Glasgow, Kelvin
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2004
Walthamstow
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 2004
Romsey
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2004
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 April 2004
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2004
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 2004
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2004
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2004
Clwyd South
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2004
Hereford
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2004
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2004
Worsley
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2004
Manchester Central
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2004
Halifax
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2004
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 10 May 2004
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2004
Kingston upon Hull North
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2004
Mansfield
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 5 May 2004
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 13 May 2004
Loughborough
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 October 2004
Banff and Buchan
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 5 May 2004
Kettering
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 April 2004
Nottingham South
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2004
Edinburgh East and Musselburgh
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 22 April 2004
Ceredigion
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 May 2004
Richmond Park
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2004
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2004
Liverpool, West Derby
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 October 2004
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 27 April 2004
Caernarfon
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 October 2004
North Tayside
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2004
Batley and Spen

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.