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Mr ROY BENNETT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 198: tabled on 24 May 2005

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 64 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 is gravely concerned by the appalling conditions under which Mr Roy Bennett, until recently a Member of Parliament in Zimbabwe, is being held in Chikurubi maximum security prison during the 12 month sentence with hard labour ordered by the Parliament of Zimbabwe; and calls on the African Commission on Human and People's Rights both to condemn the humiliating, inhuman and degrading treatment to which he is subjected and to demand that continuing hostilities towards Roy Bennett, his family and workers cease.

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.

Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2005
Edinburgh West
Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 26 May 2005
Buckingham
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 May 2005
South East Cornwall
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 May 2005
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 May 2005
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2005
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2005
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 2005
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2005
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2005
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 6 June 2005
Keighley
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2005
Shipley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 May 2005
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 22 June 2005
Foyle
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2005
Eltham
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2005
Sunderland North
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 June 2005
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2005
Aberavon
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 26 May 2005
Harborough
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2005
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 May 2005
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2005
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2005
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 2005
Birmingham, Yardley
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 May 2005
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2005
Luton North
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2005
Aldershot
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2005
Chorley
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2005
Barnsley Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 June 2005
Manchester, Withington
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 6 June 2005
New Forest East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 June 2005
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mackay, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 2005
Bracknell
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2005
Wolverhampton South West
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2005
Glasgow East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2005
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2005
Mansfield
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2005
Ynys Môn
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
Hyndburn
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 2005
Uxbridge
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 May 2005
Strangford
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 6 June 2005
Romford
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2005
Glasgow Central
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2005
Nottingham South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 2005
Castle Point
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 June 2005
Hazel Grove
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 30 June 2005
East Devon
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
North West Leicestershire
Vaizey, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 8 June 2005
Wantage
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 June 2005
Caernarfon
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 2005
Congleton
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2005
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.