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DELIVERY OF NEWSPAPERS BY THE POST OFFICE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2433: tabled on 22 June 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 45 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 with concern that the Post Office is considering ending the delivery of newspapers to rural areas, and has already stopped the service in some areas citing it as uneconomic; expresses concern at the removal of yet another service to rural areas by the Post Office; and believes that continued cuts in service will undermine the whole postal service for rural areas.

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 3 July 2006
Blaydon
Atkins, Charlotte
Labour
Signed on 25 July 2006
Staffordshire Moorlands
Austin, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2006
Dudley North
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2006
South Ribble
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2006
Carshalton and Wallington
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 July 2006
Gordon
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 28 June 2006
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2006
Gower
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2006
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2006
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2006
Easington
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2006
Shipley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2006
Burton
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2006
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 3 July 2006
Ribble Valley
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2006
Westmorland and Lonsdale
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2006
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2006
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2006
Midlothian
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 July 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2006
Vauxhall
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2006
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2006
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 June 2006
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2006
East Worthing and Shoreham
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 June 2006
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Moon, Mrs Madeleine
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2006
Bridgend
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 28 June 2006
Strangford
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2006
Rochdale
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2006
Nottingham South
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2006
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2006
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 25 July 2006
Caernarfon
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 June 2006
Brecon and Radnorshire
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 July 2006
East Antrim
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 27 June 2006
Congleton

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.