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REVIEW OF THE BEER ORDERS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 285: tabled on 27 November 1991

Tabled in the 1991-92 session.

This motion has been signed by 221 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House views with alarm the hardship faced by thousands of pub licencees and the damage being done to the interests of consumers and to the industry as a whole; and calls upon Her Majesty's Government to review the 1989 Beer Orders as a matter of the utmost urgency.

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, Donald
Labour
Signed on 2 December 1991
Swansea East
Archer, Peter
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Warley West
Arnold, Mr Jacques
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Gravesham
Aspinwall, Jack
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
Wansdyke
Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 12 December 1991
Bournemouth East
Banks, Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Newham North West
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
North East Derbyshire
Barnes, Mrs Rosie
Independent SDP
Signed on 5 December 1991
Greenwich
Barron, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Rother Valley
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Leeds West
Bell, Sir Stuart
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1992
Middlesbrough
Bellotti, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 November 1991
Eastbourne
Bendall, Mr Vivian
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Ilford North
Benyon, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
Milton Keynes
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
St Helens South
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Ealing, Southall
Bonsor, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 9 December 1991
Upminster
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
Eltham
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Brighton, Kemptown
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Houghton and Washington
Boyson, Sir Rhodes
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 1991
Brent North
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Manchester, Withington
Browne, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Winchester
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 1991
Bury North
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Sheffield Central
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Blyth Valley
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 November 1991
Montgomery
Carr, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 1991
Ribble Valley
Cartwright, John
Independent SDP
Signed on 3 December 1991
Woolwich
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 1991
Stafford
Clark, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Croydon South
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Tyne Bridge
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 1991
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 2 December 1991
Stockton North
Coombs, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Swindon
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1991
Birmingham, Erdington
Cormack, Sir Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
South Staffordshire
Couchman, James
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Gillingham
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Leigh
Davies, Denzil
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1991
Llanelli
Davies, Mr Ron
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1991
Caerphilly
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 2 December 1991
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 24 January 1992
Cheadle
Devlin, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Stockton South
Dickens, Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Littleborough and Saddleworth
Dover, Den
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Chorley
Duffy, Sir Patrick
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1992
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Dunn, Mr Bob
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Dartford
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Glasgow, Pollok
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1991
Crewe and Nantwich
Durant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 1991
Reading West
Eastham, Ken
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Manchester, Blackley
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 2 December 1991
Monmouth
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
St Helens North
Evennett, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Erith and Crayford
Fairbairn, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 1991
Perth and Kinross
Fatchett, Derek
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Leeds Central
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 1991
Southport
Fenner, Dame Peggy
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 1991
Medway
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Fookes, Dame Janet
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Plymouth, Drake
Foot, Michael
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Blaenau Gwent
Fraser, John
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
Norwood
Fry, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Wellingborough
Gardiner, Sir George
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 1991
Reigate
Garrett, John
Labour
Signed on 3 February 1992
Norwich South
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Ludlow
Glyn, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 1991
Windsor and Maidenhead
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 11 December 1991
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Gorman, Mrs Teresa
Conservative
Signed on 9 December 1991
Billericay
Grant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
South West Cambridgeshire
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Ealing North
Griffiths, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Portsmouth North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Bridgend
Grocott, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
The Wrekin
Grylls, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 1991
North West Surrey
Hain, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Neath
Hampson, Dr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Leeds North West
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Exeter
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Wentworth
Hargreaves, Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 1991
Hyndburn
Harman, Ms Harriet
Labour
Signed on 4 February 1992
Peckham
Hawkins, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 19 December 1991
High Peak
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Ashfield
Heal, Sylvia
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Mid Staffordshire
Hicks, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 1991
South East Cornwall
Higgins, Sir Terence
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 1991
Worthing
Hill, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Southampton, Test
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Wakefield
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Howell, David
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
Guildford
Howell, Sir Ralph
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
North Norfolk
Howells, Geraint
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 November 1991
Ceredigion and Pembroke North
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Warrington North
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 11 December 1991
Newport East
Hunt, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Ravensbourne
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Barnsley Central
Ingram, Mr Adam
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
East Kilbride
Janman, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Thurrock
Jessel, Toby
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 1991
Twickenham
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
Wealden
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1991
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 February 1992
Ynys Môn
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 3 February 1992
Clwyd South West
Jopling, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Knowles, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Nottingham East
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lamond, James
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1992
Oldham Central and Royton
Leadbitter, Ted
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Hartlepool
Lester, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 1991
Broxtowe
Lestor, Joan
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Eccles
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
Worsley
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 December 1991
Brecon and Radnor
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Stretford
Lofthouse, Sir Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Pontefract and Castleford
Loyden, Eddie
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Liverpool, Garston
Macfarlane, Sir Neil
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Sutton and Cheam
Madel, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
South West Bedfordshire
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Halifax
Malins, Mr Humfrey
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Croydon North West
Marek, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
Wrexham
Marland, Paul
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
West Gloucestershire
Marshall, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 1991
Arundel
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 9 December 1991
East Hampshire
Maxwell-Hyslop, Sir Robin
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 1991
Tiverton
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Dundee East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Makerfield
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Mansfield
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Cardiff South and Penarth
Mills, Iain
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 1991
Meriden
Moate, Sir Roger
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Faversham
Moonie, Dr Lewis
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1991
Kirkcaldy
Morgan, Mr Rhodri
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
Cardiff West
Morley, Mr Elliot
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Glanford and Scunthorpe
Morris, Alf
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
Manchester, Wythenshawe
Morris, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 1991
Northampton South
Morrison, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 1991
Devizes
Mowlam, Dr Mo
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1992
Redcar
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Sunderland South
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1991
Torfaen
Nicholson, Emma
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Torridge and West Devon
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1992
Knowsley South
Oakes, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Halton
Orme, Stan
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1992
Salford East
Page, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
South West Hertfordshire
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Liverpool, Riverside
Patchett, Terry
Labour
Signed on 4 February 1992
Barnsley East
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Stalybridge and Hyde
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Burnley
Porter, Barry
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Wirral South
Powell, Sir Raymond
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Ogmore
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Gateshead East
Raffan, Keith
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 1991
Delyn
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 1991
Lewes
Rees, Merlyn
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Morley and Leeds South
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 1991
Broxbourne
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
Rhondda
Rooker, Mr Jeff
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Dundee West
Rost, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Erewash
Rowe, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Mid Kent
Rowlands, Mr Ted
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Shaw, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Dover
Shaw, Sir Giles
Conservative
Signed on 12 December 1991
Pudsey
Shaw, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Scarborough
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Huddersfield
Shepherd, Sir Colin
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 1991
Hereford
Shersby, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Uxbridge
Sims, Sir Roger
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Chislehurst
Skeet, Sir Trevor
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 1992
North Bedfordshire
Smith, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1992
Oxford East
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 4 December 1991
Islington South and Finsbury
Smith, Sir Cyril
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 January 1992
Rochdale
Smith, John
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Vale of Glamorgan
Smith, Timothy
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Beaconsfield
Spicer, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 1991
West Dorset
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 4 December 1991
City of Durham
Stokes, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 1991
Halesowen and Stourbridge
Stott, Roger
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Wigan
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Edinburgh East
Sumberg, David
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Bury South
Summerson, Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
Walthamstow
Thompson, Sir Donald
Conservative
Signed on 9 December 1991
Calder Valley
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Wansbeck
Thompson, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Norwich North
Thorne, Sir Neil
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Ilford South
Thornton, Sir Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Crosby
Townend, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Bridlington
Townsend, Sir Cyril
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Bexleyheath
Tracey, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 1991
Surbiton
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Wolverhampton South East
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Reading East
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 1991
Gosport
Walden, George
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 1991
Buckingham
Walker, Sir Harold
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1991
Doncaster Central
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 1991
Orkney and Shetland
Waller, Gary
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Keighley
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1992
Stoke-on-Trent North
Walters, Sir Dennis
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 1991
Westbury
Wardell, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 11 December 1991
Gower
Welsh, Michael
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Doncaster North
Wiggin, Sir Jerry
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 1992
Weston-Super-Mare
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Swansea West
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Carmarthen
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Macclesfield
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 25 February 1992
Preston
Wolfson, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Sevenoaks

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.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

REVIEW OF THE BEER ORDERS (Amendment 1)
after 'licensees' insert 'and the consequent effect on staff morale. '.
Labour, Sheffield, Heeley
8
signatures
EDM 285A1: tabled on 28 November 1991