Dame Cheryl Gillan

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Conservative

Member for Chesham and Amersham

cheryl.gillan.mp@parliament.uk / CherylGillanMP
Select Committees
Panel of Chairs (since January 2020)
Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (since January 2020)

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Petition debates participated in by Dame Cheryl Gillan

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 Dame Cheryl Gillan's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 8 months, 2 weeks 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 Dame Cheryl Gillan's petition debate contributions
17 Jun 2019
closed 8 months, 2 weeks 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 Dame Cheryl Gillan's petition debate contributions
20 Jun 2019
closed 8 months, 1 week 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.

365,508
Petition Closed

Make 'netting' hedgerows to prevent birds from nesting a criminal offence.

Gov Responded - 4 Nov 2019 Debated on - 13 May 2019 View Dame Cheryl Gillan's petition debate contributions
18 Sep 2019
closed 5 months, 1 week ago

Developers, and other interested parties are circumventing laws protecting birds by 'netting' hedgerows to prevent birds from nesting.

This facilitates the uprooting of hedgerows which aid biodiversity and provide the only remaining nesting sites for birds, whose numbers are in sharp decline.

52,148
Petition Closed

Prevent avoidable deaths by making autism/learning disability training mandatory

Gov Responded - 25 Jul 2018 Debated on - 22 Oct 2018 View Dame Cheryl Gillan's petition debate contributions
7 Dec 2018
closed 1 year, 2 months ago

My son Oliver was only 18 when he died in hospital on 11 Nov 2016. I believe his death could have been prevented if his doctors and nurses had received mandatory training. He had autism and a mild learning disability, and they weren't trained to understand how to make reasonable adjustments for him.

149,138
Petition Closed

Pay Up Now! – Scrap the pay cap and give public servants a meaningful pay rise

Gov Responded - 9 Oct 2017 Debated on - 4 Dec 2017 View Dame Cheryl Gillan's petition debate contributions
12 Mar 2018
closed 1 year, 11 months ago

Every single person who works in public services needs and deserve a pay rise. It’s time for the pay cap to be scrapped, for the government to provide additional funding for public sector pay and for employers to put public sector workers pay up now.

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Most recent EDMs signed by Dame Cheryl Gillan

Date Tabled Title Signatures
2 Nov 2015
Dame Cheryl Gillan signed this EDM as a sponsor on 2 Nov 2015
REDUCED PRICE OF CHRISTMAS CARD STAMPS
Tabled by: Mr Nigel Evans (Conservative - Ribble Valley)
That this House recognises that with 900 million festive cards sold in the UK each year, the sending and receiving of Christmas cards is one of the great traditions of the festive season; notes that sales have declined by over 100 million from 1.02 billion in 2005; is concerned that …
36 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 12
Conservative: 4
Labour: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Plaid Cymru: 1
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Commons initiatives led by Dame Cheryl Gillan

Dame Cheryl Gillan has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

1 Adjournment Debate led by Dame Cheryl Gillan

Date Forum Title
9 Jan 2018 Commons Chamber Housing and Infrastructure: Chilterns

Dame Cheryl Gillan has not introduced any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting


155 Written Questions asked by Dame Cheryl Gillan

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