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MR JOHN MCCARTHY, MR TERRY WAITE, MR JACKIE MANN AND MR ROGER COOPER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 599: tabled on 13 March 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 139 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 that 17th April marks the beginning of John McCarthy's sixth year as a hostage in the Lebanon; that Terry Waite is now in his fifth year and Jackie Mann will soon commence his third, while Roger Cooper remains imprisoned in Tehran; welcomes the efforts taken by the British Government to press for their release; and calls upon those who hold them and all who have influence on them to bring about their immediate release.

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.

Abbott, Ms Diane
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1991
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Aitken, Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
South Thanet
Arnold, Mr Jacques
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Gravesham
Ashley, Jack
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1991
Stoke-on-Trent South
Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 21 March 1991
Bournemouth East
Barnes, Mrs Rosie
Independent SDP
Signed on 16 April 1991
Greenwich
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Leeds West
Beaumont-Dark, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 1991
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Bellotti, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 March 1991
Eastbourne
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 22 April 1991
Ealing, Southall
Blackburn, Dr John
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 1991
Dudley West
Blaker, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Blackpool South
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 11 July 1991
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Manchester, Withington
Browne, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Winchester
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 April 1991
Gordon
Butler, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Warrington South
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 1991
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1991
Blyth Valley
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 March 1991
Montgomery
Carlisle, John
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Luton North
Carr, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 March 1991
Ribble Valley
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Tyne Bridge
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1991
Leyton
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 20 March 1991
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Leigh
Dalyell, Tam
Labour
Signed on 13 March 1991
Linlithgow
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 25 April 1991
Edinburgh Central
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Devlin, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Stockton South
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
St Helens North
Evennett, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 1991
Erith and Crayford
Ewing, Harry
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Falkirk East
Favell, Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Stockport
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 1991
Southport
Finsberg, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1991
Hampstead and Highgate
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Newport West
French, Douglas
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Gloucester
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Glasgow, Maryhill
Garrett, Edward
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Wallsend
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 13 March 1991
Walsall South
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 20 March 1991
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 26 April 1991
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Ealing North
Gregory, Conal
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
York
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Bridgend
Grist, Ian
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Cardiff Central
Grocott, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
The Wrekin
Hampson, Dr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Leeds North West
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Exeter
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Wentworth
Hargreaves, Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 15 March 1991
Hyndburn
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1991
Ashfield
Heal, Sylvia
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Mid Staffordshire
Hicks, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
South East Cornwall
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Vauxhall
Home Robertson, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1991
East Lothian
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1991
Clydesdale
Howell, Sir Ralph
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
North Norfolk
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Warrington North
Hughes, John
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1991
Coventry North East
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 1991
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 18 April 1991
Clwyd South West
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 26 March 1991
North Down
Kirkwood, Sir Archy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 April 1991
Roxburgh and Berwickshire
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 20 March 1991
Cunninghame South
Latham, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1991
Rutland and Melton
Lawrence, Sir Ivan
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 1991
Burton
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 29 April 1991
Brent East
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 April 1991
Brecon and Radnor
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1991
Stretford
Lofthouse, Sir Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1991
Pontefract and Castleford
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Bradford West
Madel, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
South West Bedfordshire
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Halifax
Marland, Paul
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
West Gloucestershire
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 22 April 1991
Carlisle
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1991
Dundee East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Makerfield
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 June 1991
Mid Ulster
McCrindle, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1991
Brentwood and Ongar
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 16 April 1991
Dumbarton
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1991
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1991
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Paisley South
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1991
Mansfield
Michie, Mrs Ray
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 March 1991
Argyll and Bute
Morris, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1991
Northampton South
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1991
Falmouth and Camborne
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 18 April 1991
Knowsley South
Oakes, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Halton
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 28 March 1991
Burnley
Powell, William
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1991
Corby
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Gateshead East
Raffan, Keith
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 1991
Delyn
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1991
Lewes
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1991
Dundee West
Shaw, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Dover
Shaw, Sir Giles
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1991
Pudsey
Shelton, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Streatham
Smith, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 18 April 1991
Oxford East
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 15 March 1991
Islington South and Finsbury
Smith, John
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1991
Vale of Glamorgan
Smith, Timothy
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Beaconsfield
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 14 March 1991
South Belfast
Soames, Hon Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 1991
Crawley
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1991
City of Durham
Stewart, Ian
Signed on 14 March 1991
Stokes, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Halesowen and Stourbridge
Summerson, Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1991
Walthamstow
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Solihull
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 March 1991
Truro
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Wansbeck
Thornton, Sir Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Crosby
Thurnham, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Bolton North East
Townend, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Bridlington
Townsend, Sir Cyril
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Bexleyheath
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1991
Wolverhampton South East
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 1991
Orkney and Shetland
Waller, Gary
Conservative
Signed on 15 March 1991
Keighley
Walters, Sir Dennis
Conservative
Signed on 21 March 1991
Westbury
Ward, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 1991
Poole
Warren, Sir Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1991
Hastings and Rye
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1991
Swansea West
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1991
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 15 March 1991
Macclesfield
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 10 June 1991
Preston
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1991
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 26 March 1991
Glasgow, Provan

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.