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FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICE FUNDING

EDM (Early Day Motion) 240: tabled on 15 June 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 29 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 that the fire and rescue service has suffered cuts to its funding of nearly 30 per cent since 2010, resulting in the loss of over 7,000 frontline firefighters; further notes that response times are at their longest for 20 years; recognises that every second counts in an emergency; is concerned that lives could be put at risk from further cuts; and calls on the Government to invest in the future of this invaluable service.

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.

Blenkinsop, Tom
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2016
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Cadbury, Ruth
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2016
Brentford and Isleworth
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2016
Blyth Valley
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 10 October 2016
West Lancashire
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2016
Bolton North East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2016
Dagenham and Rainham
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2016
Leyton and Wanstead
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2016
Coventry South
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 June 2016
Belfast North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2016
Newport West
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 29 June 2016
North Down
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 6 July 2016
Brighton, Pavilion
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2016
Birmingham, Perry Barr
McInnes, Liz
Labour
Signed on 15 September 2016
Heywood and Middleton
Phillips, Jess
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2016
Birmingham, Yardley
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2016
Bolton South East
Shah, Naz
Independent
Signed on 20 July 2016
Bradford West
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 28 June 2016
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Upper Bann
Smeeth, Ruth
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2016
Stoke-on-Trent North
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 June 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Glasgow Central
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 5 September 2016
Walsall South

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.