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TRANSPORT OF NUCLEAR WASTE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2625: tabled on 24 July 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 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 the security risk posed by the transportation of nuclear waste by train; notes the Greenpeace investigation which revealed that these trains pass through major towns and cities across the United Kingdom, including inner London; expresses alarm that a Daily Mirror journalist was able to gain access to a Brent goods yard to plant a fake explosive on a train carrying radioactive material; and calls on the Government to cease all transport of nuclear waste through Brent until a full investigation has been made and proper security measures installed.

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.

Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 October 2006
Carshalton and Wallington
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 October 2006
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Gower
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 October 2006
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 10 October 2006
Blaenau Gwent
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 October 2006
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2006
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2006
Newport West
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2006
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 October 2006
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 October 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 July 2006
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Luton North
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2006
Cheadle
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 2006
Hereford
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 October 2006
Manchester, Withington
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2006
Hayes and Harlington
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 October 2006
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 October 2006
Rochdale
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 October 2006
Upper Bann
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Bradford West
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 October 2006
East Dunbartonshire
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 October 2006
Caernarfon
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 October 2006
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2006
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2006
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 October 2006
East Antrim

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.