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FUTURE OF THAMESMEAD EAST

EDM (Early Day Motion) 746: tabled on 25 February 1992

Tabled in the 1991-92 session.

This motion has been signed by 6 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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Motion text

That this House notes with concern that the Local Government Boundary Commission has recommended that the boundary of the London Borough of Bexley be altered so that Thamesmead East ward is transferred into the London Borough of Greenwich; recognises that in a referendum on this issue the overwhelming majority of Thamesmead East residents opposed such a change; and calls upon the Secretary of State for the Environment to support the democratic wishes of the local people and reject the Commission's proposals.

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FUTURE OF THAMESMEAD EAST (Amendment 1)
leave out from 'people' to end and add 'and to give other local residents, especially in Mottingham and New Eltham, the chance to express their wishes on the appropriate boundary of Greenwich'.
Conservative, Eltham
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EDM 746A1: tabled on 27 February 1992