Andrew Bridgen

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Conservative

Member for North West Leicestershire

andrew.bridgen.mp@parliament.uk / ABridgen
1 APPG memberships (as of 1 Jul 2020)
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Significant North West Leicestershire Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
171,982
Petition Closed

Continue to fund free TV licences for the over 75 in the future.

Gov Responded - 24 Jun 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Andrew Bridgen's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 1 year, 1 month ago

Removing them will only penalize the poorest old age pensioners, many who rely on their television for company and their main source of entertainment.

105,421
Petition Closed

Public inquiry into the bias in the BBC

Gov Responded - 14 Jan 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Andrew Bridgen's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 1 year, 1 month ago

The impartiality of the BBC is in question and needs addressing so as to protect its charter

246,736
Petition Closed

Abolish the BBC television license.

Gov Responded - 26 Jun 2019 Debated on - 15 Jul 2019 View Andrew Bridgen's petition debate contributions
20 Jun 2019
closed 1 year ago

The quality of BBC programmes do not reflect the price of the TV license. It is far too expensive for the majority of people and should be abolished.


Most recent EDMs signed by Andrew Bridgen

Date Tabled Title Signatures
10 Jun 2020
Andrew Bridgen signed this EDM on Thursday 11th June 2020

Judge-led public inquiry into the Horizon scandal

Tabled by: Mr Kevan Jones (Labour - North Durham)
That this House recognises the life-changing injustices experienced by subpostmasters throughout the Horizon scandal; notes with the deepest sadness that subpostmasters have served custodial sentences and suffered bankruptcy for offences they did not commit; recognises the role of the Government in prolonging this crisis through not fulfilling their role of …
74 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Jul 2020)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 32
Labour: 24
Conservative: 7
Liberal Democrat: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 2
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Alliance: 1
19 Dec 2019
Andrew Bridgen signed this EDM on Friday 20th December 2019

Big Ben chiming on the day of Brexit

Tabled by: Mr Mark Francois (Conservative - Rayleigh and Wickford)
That this House notes the ongoing refurbishment works on the Elizabeth Tower and the fact that during this period Big Ben currently only chimes for Remembrance Sunday and New Year's Eve; further notes that the United Kingdom will now leave the European Union at 11.00pm GMT on 31 January 2020; …
53 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Jan 2020)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 48
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
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Commons initiatives

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Andrew Bridgen has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting

Andrew Bridgen has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting