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REMPLOY FACTORIES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2691: tabled on 10 October 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 80 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 praises the Remploy workforce for its dedication and commitment to the valuable work it does; further praises the GMB Union for its campaign to protect jobs in Remploy factories; notes how successful Remploy has been in employing people with disabilities in local communities; is concerned that many Remploy factories across the UK face an uncertain future; calls on the Minister for Disabled People to make a statement in the House committing the Government to protecting jobs in Remploy factories; and further calls for improved dialogue between management, workers and the unions to reassure Remploy employees that their jobs are not under threat and to ensure that Remploy factories are given the opportunity to operate long into the future.

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 24 October 2006
Blaydon
Austin, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2006
Dudley North
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
City of York
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2006
Aberdeen South
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2006
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2006
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 2006
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2006
Elmet
Butler, Ms Dawn
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2006
Brent South
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2006
Gower
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2006
Morley and Rothwell
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
North Ayrshire and Arran
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2006
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2006
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 11 October 2006
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Livingston
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Hendon
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2006
Lewisham West
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Stroud
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2006
Sunderland North
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2006
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2006
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Aberavon
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2006
Walthamstow
Goodman, Helen
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2006
Bishop Auckland
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2006
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2006
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 October 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Henderson, Mr Doug
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2006
Newcastle upon Tyne North
Hodgson, Mrs Sharon
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2006
Gateshead East and Washington West
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2006
Vauxhall
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2006
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2006
Chorley
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2006
Barnsley Central
James, Mrs Siân C.
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2006
Swansea East
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2006
Tamworth
Jones, Mr Kevan
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2006
North Durham
Keeble, Ms Sally
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2006
Northampton North
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2006
Feltham and Heston
Khan, Mr Sadiq
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2006
Tooting
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 2006
Manchester, Withington
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2006
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 October 2006
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Lucas, Ian
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2006
Wrexham
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2006
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Blackpool South
McCarthy-Fry, Sarah
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2006
Portsmouth North
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Dundee West
Moon, Mrs Madeleine
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2006
Bridgend
Morden, Jessica
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2006
Newport East
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2006
Cardiff North
Morley, Mr Elliot
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2006
Scunthorpe
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2006
Bristol North West
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2006
Knowsley South
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 October 2006
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 2006
Southport
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 October 2006
Rochdale
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2006
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2006
Bradford West
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 2006
Castle Point
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
North West Leicestershire
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2006
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2006
Swansea West
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2006
Conwy
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2006
Walsall North
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2006
Batley and Spen
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2006
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.