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ROYAL MAIL DISMISSAL OF POSTMAN DAVID MITCHELL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1188: tabled on 02 March 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 28 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 Royal Mail's dismissal of postman David Mitchell; further notes that since his dismissal two subsequent tribunal hearings have found in favour of Mr Mitchell and that he was unfairly dismissed; is disappointed in Royal Mail's failure to reinstate Mr Mitchell and respect employment legislation but notes the support that he has received from his colleagues at the Royal Mail delivery office in Cupar and people across North East Fife; and calls on the Government to make representations to the Royal Mail about David Mitchell's case and respecting the decisions of the judicial rulings.

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.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 March 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 March 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 May 2016
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2016
Dagenham and Rainham
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2016
Coventry South
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 March 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2016
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2016
Ilford South
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2016
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 14 April 2016
Vauxhall
Hunt, Tristram
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2016
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 March 2016
Dundee West
Lewis, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2016
Bury South
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 March 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 March 2016
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 March 2016
East Dunbartonshire
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 March 2016
East Renfrewshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 March 2016
Stirling
Ryan, Joan
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2016
Enfield North
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 March 2016
Glasgow South West
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 March 2016
Angus

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.