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UK THEME

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1467: tabled on 24 January 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 56 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House deplores the decision by the BBC to axe the UK theme which signals the switchover from the World Service to Radio 4 and symbolises the unity of the UK; and calls on the BBC to reinstate it.

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.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2006
Blaydon
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2006
Rossendale and Darwen
Baldry, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Banbury
Blunt, Mr Crispin
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 2006
Reigate
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Canterbury
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 January 2006
East Londonderry
Clappison, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Hertsmere
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Shipley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2006
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 31 January 2006
Belfast North
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2006
Lewisham West
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2006
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Fallon, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Sevenoaks
Field, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 2 February 2006
Cities of London and Westminster
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2006
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 2006
Bath
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 January 2006
St Ives
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 2006
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Hodgson, Mrs Sharon
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2006
Gateshead East and Washington West
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 30 January 2006
Vauxhall
Holloway, Mr Adam
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 2006
Gravesham
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2006
Chorley
Jackson, Mr Stewart
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2006
Peterborough
Jenkin, Mr Bernard
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 2006
North Essex
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2006
Tamworth
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2006
Hereford
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2006
Salisbury
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Bromsgrove
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2006
East Worthing and Shoreham
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2006
Glasgow East
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2006
Mansfield
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 2006
Croydon Central
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2006
Hemel Hempstead
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 2006
Romford
Scott, Mr Lee
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Ilford North
Shepherd, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Aldridge-Brownhills
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 February 2006
Upper Bann
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2006
Castle Point
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2006
Manchester, Blackley
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2006
Leicester East
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2006
Eastbourne
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2006
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2006
Bristol West
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 1 February 2006
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Congleton
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2006
Sittingbourne and Sheppey
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2006
Teignbridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

UK THEME (Amendment 1)
after `UK', insert `encourages hon. Members to savour the theme and to sign the petition on www.savetheradio4theme.co.uk;'
Conservative, New Forest East
1
signature
EDM 1467A1: tabled on 26 January 2006