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Otters and the Abolition of Mink Hunting

EDM (Early Day Motion) 841: tabled on 03 April 1990

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 122 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 welcomes the decision of the Irish Government not to renew any licence for otter hunting thereby abolishing this so called sport in Eire; notes that the otter is an endangered species in Britain; and calls upon Her Majesty's Government to ban mink hunting because of the detrimental effect on the otter population.

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.

Barnes, Mrs Rosie
Social Democratic Party
Signed on 5 July 1990
Greenwich
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1990
Leeds West
Beaumont-Dark, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 25 April 1990
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Bendall, Mr Vivian
Conservative
Signed on 29 June 1990
Ilford North
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1990
Chesterfield
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
St Helens South
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 25 April 1990
Ealing, Southall
Blunkett, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 July 1990
Sheffield, Brightside
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Manchester, Withington
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 6 September 1990
Newcastle upon Tyne East
Brown, Ron
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
Edinburgh, Leith
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 5 July 1990
Sheffield Central
Callaghan, James
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1990
Heywood and Middleton
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Blyth Valley
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1990
Falkirk West
Cartwright, John
Social Democratic Party
Signed on 2 July 1990
Woolwich
Clay, Bob
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1990
Sunderland North
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
Tyne Bridge
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 3 April 1990
Leyton
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1990
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 3 April 1990
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 1 May 1990
Tooting
Crowther, Stan
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1990
Rotherham
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Leigh
Dalyell, Tam
Labour
Signed on 28 June 1990
Linlithgow
Davies, Denzil
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1990
Llanelli
Duffy, Sir Patrick
Labour
Signed on 10 July 1990
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1990
Glasgow, Pollok
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Warley East
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 1990
Southport
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 29 June 1990
Birkenhead
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 10 July 1990
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 7 June 1990
Newport West
Foot, Michael
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
Blaenau Gwent
Fraser, John
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1990
Norwood
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
Glasgow, Maryhill
Gale, Mr Roger
Conservative
Signed on 19 July 1990
North Thanet
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 11 July 1990
Glasgow, Hillhead
Garrett, John
Labour
Signed on 24 April 1990
Norwich South
Garrett, Edward
Labour
Signed on 17 May 1990
Wallsend
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 26 April 1990
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1990
Edinburgh South
Griffiths, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 1990
Portsmouth North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 18 April 1990
Bridgend
Grocott, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
The Wrekin
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1990
Wentworth
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Ashfield
Heffer, Eric
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1990
Liverpool, Walton
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1990
Wakefield
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1990
Clydesdale
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1990
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 11 July 1990
Warrington North
Hughes, John
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1990
Coventry North East
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1990
Newport East
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 July 1990
Southwark and Bermondsey
Hume, Mr John
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 9 July 1990
Foyle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 5 April 1990
Barnsley Central
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 5 June 1990
Clwyd South West
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 5 July 1990
North Down
Knowles, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 5 July 1990
Nottingham East
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 26 April 1990
Cunninghame South
Lamond, James
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1990
Oldham Central and Royton
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1990
Brent East
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1990
Stretford
MacDonald, Dr Calum
Labour
Signed on 11 July 1990
Western Isles
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 26 April 1990
Halifax
Marek, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1990
Wrexham
Martin, Mr Michael J.
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1990
Glasgow, Springburn
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Dundee East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1990
Makerfield
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1990
Dumbarton
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 1 May 1990
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1990
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 3 April 1990
Mansfield
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1990
Cardiff South and Penarth
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 18 April 1990
Sheffield, Heeley
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1990
Great Grimsby
Morley, Mr Elliot
Labour
Signed on 5 July 1990
Glanford and Scunthorpe
Morris, Alf
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1990
Manchester, Wythenshawe
Mowlam, Dr Mo
Labour
Signed on 10 July 1990
Redcar
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1990
Sunderland South
Nellist, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 5 April 1990
Coventry South East
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Signed on 30 October 1990
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 23 April 1990
Liverpool, Riverside
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1990
Burnley
Primarolo, Dawn
Labour
Signed on 3 April 1990
Bristol South
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1990
Gateshead East
Redmond, Martin
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1990
Don Valley
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Dundee West
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 25 July 1990
Lewisham, Deptford
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 1990
Banff and Buchan
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1990
Huddersfield
Short, Clare
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
Birmingham, Ladywood
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Bolsover
Smith, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1990
Oxford East
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 5 April 1990
Islington South and Finsbury
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 4 July 1990
South Belfast
Spearing, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1990
Newham South
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
City of Durham
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1990
Edinburgh East
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1990
Southend East
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 16 May 1990
Wansbeck
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1990
Wolverhampton South East
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 5 July 1990
Leicester East
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 1990
Orkney and Shetland
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 13 July 1990
Maidstone
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1990
Carmarthen
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1990
Walsall North
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 25 October 1990
Preston
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1990
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 4 April 1990
Glasgow, Provan

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.