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SHREWSBURY 24

EDM (Early Day Motion) 170: tabled on 12 June 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 63 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 the application to the Criminal Cases Review Commission by Ricky Tomlinson and other convicted building workers known as the Shrewsbury 24 who were prosecuted in 1973 following the national building workers strike in 1972; further notes the support for the Shrewsbury 24 Campaign from building workers' unions the Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians and Unite and many other trades unions; further notes that on the 40th anniversary of the dispute the Government continues, on grounds of national security, to withhold a number of papers relating to the strike and the prosecutions from being deposited at the National Archives under section 23 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000; and calls on the Government to release forthwith all such papers for public scrutiny.

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.

Allen, Mr Graham
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Nottingham North
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2013
Blaydon
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2012
Sheffield South East
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2012
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2012
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2012
West Lancashire
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2012
Bolton North East
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2012
Leyton and Wanstead
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Stockton North
Cunningham, Tony
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2012
Workington
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 14 June 2012
Glasgow South West
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 13 June 2012
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2012
Liverpool, Riverside
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 September 2012
Sefton Central
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 September 2012
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Aberavon
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 25 June 2012
Bradford West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2012
Ilford South
Glass, Pat
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2013
North West Durham
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Birmingham, Hall Green
Goggins, Paul
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2013
Wythenshawe and Sale East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 June 2012
Portsmouth South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Jarrow
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Vauxhall
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2012
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2012
Knowsley
Irranca-Davies, Huw
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2012
Ogmore
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 19 June 2012
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 20 June 2012
Belfast East
Love, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 14 June 2012
Edmonton
Mann, John
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Bassetlaw
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 September 2012
Belfast South
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2012
Dundee West
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Mansfield
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2013
Livingston
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2012
Easington
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2012
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 March 2013
Southport
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Bolton South East
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Halifax
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2012
Glasgow North West
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Glenrothes
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2012
Lewisham, Deptford
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Huddersfield
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2012
Bolsover
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2012
Blackley and Broughton
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
Alyn and Deeside
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2012
Stoke-on-Trent North
Watts, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2012
St Helens North
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 27 June 2012
Arfon
Wright, David
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2012
Telford

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.