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MORECAMBE BAY COCKLE PICKERS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 648: tabled on 02 February 2005

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 87 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 remembers the 23 Chinese cockle pickers who lost thier lives on the shores of Morecambe Bay on the first anniversary of their death on 6th February 2005; and welcomes the Gangmasters Act 2004 which will go some way towards protecting future workers from similar unnecessary tragedies and will stand as a fitting testimony to them and their families.

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.

Burnside, David
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 8 February 2005
South Antrim
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2005
Cambridge
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 February 2005
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2005
Gower
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Northampton South
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2005
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Keighley
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Coventry South
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Glasgow, Pollok
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 February 2005
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2005
Stroud
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Monmouth
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Aberavon
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 2005
St Ives
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Norwich North
Gill, Parmjit Singh
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Leicester South
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Reading East
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Bridgend
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 2005
Portsmouth South
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2005
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 24 February 2005
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 2005
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Luton North
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2005
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Cheltenham
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2005
Ealing, Southall
Kilfoyle, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Liverpool, Walton
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Rugby and Kenilworth
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Edinburgh North and Leith
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2005
Brighton, Pavilion
Lyons, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Strathkelvin and Bearsden
MacDougall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Central Fife
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2005
Wolverhampton South West
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Glasgow, Shettleston
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Carlisle
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2005
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Kingston upon Hull North
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Mansfield
Picking, Anne
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
East Lothian
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Cardiff North
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Knowsley South
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Nuneaton
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Ynys Môn
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Ilford North
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2005
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2005
Burnley
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
Hyndburn
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 4 February 2005
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2005
Southport
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Gateshead East and Washington West
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2005
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Loughborough
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 February 2005
Strangford
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 21 February 2005
Romford
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2005
Dundee West
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Reading West
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Glasgow, Govan
Simon, Mr Siôn
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Birmingham, Erdington
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2005
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2005
Bradford West
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 3 February 2005
Belfast South
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2005
Hazel Grove
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2005
North West Leicestershire
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 7 February 2005
Ceredigion
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 2005
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2005
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Conwy
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2005
Great Yarmouth
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

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.