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FREE ADMISSION TO NATIONAL MUSEUMS AND GALLERIES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2248: tabled on 09 November 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 33 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 recognises the importance of free admission to national museums and art galleries; notes that free admission allows people from all backgrounds to engage in a vibrant cultural and scientific life; and believes that introducing admission fees would exclude many families, students and others and hold back cultural and scientific development.

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.

Atkins, Charlotte
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Staffordshire Moorlands
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Erith and Thamesmead
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
South Ribble
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Gower
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Leyton and Wanstead
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 11 November 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Hendon
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 10 November 2009
Bethnal Green and Bow
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 November 2009
Chesterfield
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Bolton South East
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 November 2009
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 November 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Mansfield
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Hyndburn
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Pendle
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Nottingham South
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
North West Leicestershire
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 November 2009
Harrogate and Knaresborough

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.