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CHANGING PLACES TOILETS CAMPAIGN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1881: tabled on 27 November 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 32 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House congratulates the All Party Parliamentary Group for Disability for its work with Changing Places; further congratulates Zack Kerr from Accrington for his petition calling on Government investment to help fund the building of more Changing Places toilets in motorway service stations which received 145,000 signatures; welcomes the Government's response to invest £2 million to build Changing Places toilets in motorway service stations; notes that there is more to do ensure everyone has the dignity in accessing adequate toilet facilities outside of the home; asserts that there is a great disparity of provision in different parts of the UK; further notes that overwhelming majority of Government and local authority buildings, hospitals, GP surgeries, sporting venues, restaurants, pubs, train stations and large shops do not contain a Changing Places toilet; and calls on the Government to raise awareness by providing Government guidance on the requirements of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995, undertaking a public information campaign and calling on all owners and operators of buildings used by the public to install Changing Places toilets.

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.

Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 29 November 2018
North Down
Moran, Layla
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 November 2018
Oxford West and Abingdon
Russell-Moyle, Lloyd
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2018
Brighton, Kemptown
Snell, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2018
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2018
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2018
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2018
Glasgow Central
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2018
Falkirk
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 3 December 2018
Brighton, Pavilion
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2018
Glasgow South West
Linden, David
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 December 2018
Glasgow East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2018
Coventry South
Hill, Mike
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2018
Hartlepool
Abrahams, Debbie
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2018
Oldham East and Saddleworth
Glindon, Mary
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2018
North Tyneside
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 December 2018
Motherwell and Wishaw
Duffield, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2018
Canterbury
George, Ruth
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2018
High Peak
Hayes, Helen
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2018
Dulwich and West Norwood
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2018
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 December 2018
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 December 2018
Dunfermline and West Fife
Grogan, John
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2018
Keighley
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 December 2018
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 January 2019
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
O'Mara, Jared
Independent
Signed on 17 January 2019
Sheffield, Hallam

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.