Neil Coyle's 103 Early Day Motions
Date Tabled Title Signatures
24 Feb 2020
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 24 Feb 2020
Assaults on shopworkers
Tabled by: Gareth Thomas (Labour (Co-op) - Harrow West)
That this House deplores the rise in verbal and physical abuse of shopworkers, notes that according to research conducted by USDAW, over 400 retail workers were assaulted each day last year and that 62 per cent of retail staff have been the victim of either verbal or physical abuse; further …
68 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Mar 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 55
Scottish National Party: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Conservative: 3
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
13 Feb 2020
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 13 Feb 2020
Local housing allowance for care leavers and homeless young people
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House is deeply concerned that care leavers risk facing eviction and homelessness on their 22nd birthday, due to the increasing gap between the local housing allowance and private sector rents; regrets that care leavers aged 22 have their local housing allowance reduced to the lowest shared accommodation rate …
16 signatures
(Most recent: 2 Mar 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 8
Plaid Cymru: 3
Green Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Conservative: 1
6 Feb 2020
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 12 Feb 2020
Department of Work and Pensions Review of food bank use
Tabled by: Chris Stephens (Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West)
That this House acknowledges that the Department for Work and Pensions commissioned an evidence review on the drivers of food bank use in 2018; notes the Government's commitment to this House to publish the findings of the review; further notes the Government's failure to date to publish those findings; and …
73 signatures
(Most recent: 3 Mar 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 34
Scottish National Party: 27
Liberal Democrat: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Independent: 1
22 Jan 2020
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 22 Jan 2020
Max Freedman's service to parliamentary staff
Tabled by: John Cryer (Labour - Leyton and Wanstead)
That this House recognises Max Freedman's commitment over 10 years as the chair of the Parliamentary staff UNITE trade union branch representing staff of all parties in Parliament and constituency offices; appreciates that over the past decade he has worked tirelessly in representing staff of hon. Members both in individual …
76 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Feb 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 60
Scottish National Party: 9
Conservative: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
Plaid Cymru: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
13 Jan 2020
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 14 Jan 2020
Suspension of NHS charges for maternity care
Tabled by: Kate Green (Labour - Stretford and Urmston)
That this House is deeply concerned by the growing body of evidence, including research reports by Doctors of the World, Maternity Action and the British Medical Association, that the NHS England overseas visitors charging regime is deterring vulnerable migrant women living in the UK from seeking essential maternity care; is …
95 signatures
(Most recent: 23 Mar 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 50
Scottish National Party: 26
Liberal Democrat: 10
Plaid Cymru: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Green Party: 1
Conservative: 1
17 Oct 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 28 Oct 2019
Safety of taxi and private hire sector
Tabled by: Daniel Zeichner (Labour - Cambridge)
That this House notes the hard work of the taxi and private hire trade, and that some of the legislation which governs licensing in the industry is dated back to 1847; recognises that new technology and changing transport needs mean than the UK desperately needs updated legislation; notes that the …
34 signatures
(Most recent: 4 Nov 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 18
Conservative: 6
Independent: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
16 Oct 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 23 Oct 2019
ASDA contract 6
Tabled by: Chris Stephens (Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West)
That this House notes with concern the decision by ASDA to proceed with proposals to put all hourly paid employees on flexible contracts (Contract 6) despite considerable concern about the proposed changes to employee terms and conditions; further notes that the flexibility clause in Contract 6 will force employees to …
48 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Dec 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 32
Scottish National Party: 9
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Independent: 2
Conservative: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
15 Oct 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Oct 2019
Intimidation in public life
Tabled by: Alison McGovern (Labour - Wirral South)
That this House recognises that intimidation experienced by those in public life poses a threat to the diversity, integrity, and vibrancy of representative democracy in the UK and that tackling intimidation is a cross-party issue; notes that abuse and intimidation know no political boundaries; welcomes the ongoing work on developing …
67 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Oct 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 44
Conservative: 7
Liberal Democrat: 5
Independent: 4
Scottish National Party: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
23 Apr 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 1 Oct 2019
PROVIDING FINANCIAL RESTITUTION TO 1950s WOMEN
Tabled by: Anna McMorrin (Labour - Cardiff North)
That this House welcomes the positive interventions from many hon. Members from across the House on behalf of women born in the 1950s who have lost their pensions; welcomes the equalisation of retirement ages between women and men; recalls that women born in the 1950s were subject to discriminatory employment …
225 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Oct 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 135
Scottish National Party: 24
Conservative: 24
Liberal Democrat: 15
Independent: 12
Democratic Unionist Party: 10
Plaid Cymru: 4
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Green Party: 1
4 Sep 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 26 Sep 2019
AMAZON FIRES
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House notes with deep concern the over 90,000 fires recorded in Brazil so far this year, with burning detected inside indigenous lands and nature reserves; notes that the Amazon rainforest is home to over 20 million people including 1 million indigenous people, 10 per cent of the Earth's …
23 signatures
(Most recent: 2 Oct 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 15
Plaid Cymru: 4
Green Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
25 Jul 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 26 Sep 2019
BRAZIL DEFORESTATION
Tabled by: Graham P Jones (Labour - Hyndburn)
That this House condemns the policies pursued by the Administration of President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil, which are destroying the Amazon rainforest; notes that more than 3,700 square kilometres of forest has been deforested in 2019 with July being the worst month on record so far; further condemns the violence …
39 signatures
(Most recent: 26 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 29
Conservative: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Scottish National Party: 2
Independent: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Green Party: 1
23 Jul 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 24 Jul 2019
UNIVERSAL CREDIT AND HOSPITALISED CHILDREN
Tabled by: Ruth George (Labour - High Peak)
That this House recognises the enormous personal and financial pressures placed on parents when their child is seriously ill; is aware of the care that parents are required to give their children while their children are in hospital, the additional costs of transport and parking that they incur, and that …
42 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 31
Independent: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
Scottish National Party: 2
Conservative: 1
23 Jul 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 24 Jul 2019
DEMOLITIONS IN EAST JERUSALEM
Tabled by: Wes Streeting (Labour - Ilford North)
That this House condemns the demolition of Palestinian buildings in the Sur Baher neighbourhood in East Jerusalem; notes that this is an area under the control of the Palestinian Authority under the Oslo Accords; further notes that these demolitions have been condemned by the EU, UN and both Israeli and …
60 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 46
Liberal Democrat: 6
Scottish National Party: 3
Plaid Cymru: 2
Conservative: 2
Independent: 1
10 Jul 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 10 Jul 2019
SIR KIM DARROCH
Tabled by: Wes Streeting (Labour - Ilford North)
That this House recognises and appreciates the outstanding contribution to public life given by Sir Kim Darroch, lately Her Majesty's Ambassador to the United States of America; condemns the leak of secret diplomatic cables that have precipitated Sir Kim Darroch's resignation from his post in Washington D.C.; demands that every …
39 signatures
(Most recent: 3 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 26
Scottish National Party: 4
Liberal Democrat: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Conservative: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
8 May 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 10 Jul 2019
STATE-FUNDED LEGAL REPRESENTATION FOR VICTIMS OF TERRORISM
Tabled by: Stephen Lloyd (Liberal Democrat - Eastbourne)
That this House expresses concern that victims of terrorist atrocities are not automatically eligible for legal aid; regrets that a recently published government review rejected introducing automatic non-means-tested legal aid funding to bereaved families after a state-related death; notes that state organisations involved in deaths from terrorist attacks have access …
81 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 42
Conservative: 9
Liberal Democrat: 8
Scottish National Party: 8
Independent: 7
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Green Party: 1
25 Jun 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 25 Jun 2019
PUBLISHERS' ASSOCIATION'S CAMPAIGN AXE THE READING TAX
Tabled by: Neil Coyle (Labour - Bermondsey and Old Southwark)
That this House praises the fact that printed books, magazines and newspapers have been VAT exempt ever since the UK’s VAT regime was established in the 1970s to protect the accessibility of reading materials and the intrinsic value of reading and knowledge; notes that this principle should also apply to …
66 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Oct 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 32
Scottish National Party: 14
Conservative: 8
Liberal Democrat: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Independent: 2
Green Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
8 May 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 30 Apr 2019
INTERIM REPORT OF THE INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF THE MENTAL HEALTH ACT
Tabled by: Luciana Berger (Liberal Democrat - Liverpool, Wavertree)
That this House welcomes the publication of the interim report of the Independent Review of the Mental Health Act; notes with concern that there are over 45,000 detentions under the Mental Health Act every year, that detentions rose 47 per cent in the decade to 2015-16 and that Black African …
49 signatures
(Most recent: 30 Apr 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 31
Liberal Democrat: 8
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 2
Conservative: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
13 Mar 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 25 Apr 2019
UK-WIDE CLIMATE EMERGENCY
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House notes the stark warning from the world’s scientific community that there are just 12 years left to prevent 1.5 degrees warming; further notes that warming beyond 1.5 degrees represents a threat to the future of humanity, and that even warming limited to that level will wreak havoc …
107 signatures
(Most recent: 30 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 72
Liberal Democrat: 11
Scottish National Party: 7
Independent: 6
Conservative: 5
Plaid Cymru: 4
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
23 Apr 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 23 Apr 2019
PROPOSED STATE VISIT BY DONALD TRUMP
Tabled by: Stephen Doughty (Labour (Co-op) - Cardiff South and Penarth)
That this House deplores the record of US President Donald Trump, including his misogynism, racism and xenophobia; condemns his previous comments on women, refugees and torture; further condemns his lack of action on climate change and failure to support the Paris Climate Change Deal; further deplores his sharing of online …
106 signatures
(Most recent: 16 May 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 75
Scottish National Party: 15
Liberal Democrat: 8
Plaid Cymru: 4
Independent: 3
Green Party: 1
2 Apr 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 2 Apr 2019
CENTREPOINT'S 50TH ANNIVERSARY
Tabled by: Neil Coyle (Labour - Bermondsey and Old Southwark)
That this House commends the work of youth homelessness charity Centrepoint on their 50th anniversary; is deeply concerned that in 2017-18 an estimated 103,000 young people in the UK were homeless or at risk; regrets that five decades on Centrepoint are still working with homeless young people in crisis who …
89 signatures
(Most recent: 4 Sep 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 54
Scottish National Party: 11
Conservative: 7
Liberal Democrat: 7
Independent: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
25 Mar 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 28 Mar 2019
CLOSURE OF THE HONDA SWINDON PLANT
Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House is deeply concerned at the news that Honda plans to close its Swindon plant; recognises the devastating impact this planned closure will have on the 3,500 people directly employed by Honda as well as the thousands of people whose employment depends on the supply chain, their families …
87 signatures
(Most recent: 5 Jun 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 70
Independent: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Liberal Democrat: 3
Conservative: 3
Scottish National Party: 2
Plaid Cymru: 1
Green Party: 1
14 Mar 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 18 Mar 2019
IPSA AND MPs STAFF PAY
Tabled by: John Cryer (Labour - Leyton and Wanstead)
That this House recognises the vital role that hon. Members' staff play and the hard work they do in supporting the work of hon. Members; notes with alarm that the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority's increase to hon. Members staffing budgets of 1.5 per cent for 2019-20 falls below the rate …
123 signatures
(Most recent: 2 Jul 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 87
Scottish National Party: 15
Conservative: 7
Independent: 6
Plaid Cymru: 4
Liberal Democrat: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
14 Mar 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 18 Mar 2019
PUBLIC INQUIRY ON BLACKLISTING
Tabled by: Chris Stephens (Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West)
That this House notes that an internal police investigation, the Creedon report, has been made public; understands that this has concluded that the police, including Special Branches across the UK, and the security services, supplied information to the Consulting Association, and its predecessor, the Economic League, that was funded by …
45 signatures
(Most recent: 10 Jun 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 27
Scottish National Party: 13
Plaid Cymru: 2
Independent: 2
Green Party: 1
4 Mar 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 6 Mar 2019
PEACE BETWEEN INDIA AND PAKISTAN
Tabled by: Faisal Rashid (Labour - Warrington South)
That this House recognises that the ongoing escalation of military conflict between India and Pakistan is not in the interests of either country; notes that both countries possess nuclear capabilities and that a continuation of this conflict could destabilise the entire region and lead to a catastrophic loss of life; …
41 signatures
(Most recent: 7 May 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 28
Scottish National Party: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Conservative: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Liberal Democrat: 1
Independent: 1
29 Jan 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 30 Jan 2019
FIZZ FREE FEBRUARY
Tabled by: Helen Hayes (Labour - Dulwich and West Norwood)
That this House notes high levels of obesity amongst children and adults, with severe obesity being four times higher for children in deprived areas compared to the least deprived areas across the country; acknowledges the issue of tooth decay amongst children, with over 45,000 extractions of children's teeth being carried …
13 signatures
(Most recent: 6 Mar 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 8
Scottish National Party: 3
Conservative: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
23 Nov 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 28 Jan 2019
COMMENCEMENT AND ENFORCEMENT OF THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC DUTY - s1 OF THE EQUALITY ACT
Tabled by: Ms Harriet Harman (Labour - Camberwell and Peckham)
That this House notes with great concern the high levels of income and particularly wealth inequality in our society; further notes the recommendation in the 2016 Concluding Observations of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights to bring into force the outstanding provisions of the Equality Act 2010; …
83 signatures
(Most recent: 9 May 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 48
Scottish National Party: 18
Liberal Democrat: 7
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
23 Jan 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 23 Jan 2019
PARENTAL RIGHTS OF CONVICTED RAPISTS
Tabled by: Louise Haigh (Labour - Sheffield, Heeley)
That this House notes the case of Sammy Woodhouse, in which a man convicted of rape and serving a 35-year prison sentence was notified of family court proceedings for the child he fathered as a result of the rape; further notes that the man had no parental responsibilities for the …
97 signatures
(Most recent: 23 Apr 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 71
Conservative: 9
Scottish National Party: 5
Liberal Democrat: 4
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Green Party: 1
15 Jan 2019
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 16 Jan 2019
THE IMPACT OF TRANSFERRING TO UNIVERSAL CREDIT ON CLAIMANTS OF SEVERE DISABILITY PREMIUM
Tabled by: Rosie Duffield (Labour - Canterbury)
That this House expresses its concern about the impact of Universal Credit on claimants of Severe Disability Premium (SDP) as there is no equivalent in Universal Credit; notes that severely disabled people who live without a carer can receive over £180 a month less in Universal Credit than they would …
65 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Mar 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 39
Scottish National Party: 19
Independent: 3
Liberal Democrat: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
26 Jun 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 26 Jun 2018
MEDICINAL CANNABIS LICENSING
Tabled by: Tonia Antoniazzi (Labour - Gower)
That this House welcomes the establishment of a new All Party Parliamentary Group on Medicinal Cannabis on 10 July 2018; notes with concern the initial failure to licence medicinal cannabis products needed by patients to treat epilepsy and other conditions, as recently demonstrated by the cases of six year old …
54 signatures
(Most recent: 4 Sep 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 28
Scottish National Party: 11
Liberal Democrat: 6
Plaid Cymru: 2
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Conservative: 1
Green Party: 1
4 Jun 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 4 Jun 2018
CELEBRATING THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE TUC
Tabled by: Jo Stevens (Labour - Cardiff Central)
That this House congratulates and celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Trades Union Congress (TUC), the world's first TUC being founded on 2 June 1868 at the headquarters of the Manchester Mechanics Institute; commends the dedication of trades unionists across the UK who have collectively contributed to the success and …
90 signatures
(Most recent: 27 Jun 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 76
Scottish National Party: 7
Independent: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Conservative: 1
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
8 May 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 4 Jun 2018
THE 2019 LOAN CHARGE
Tabled by: Stephen Lloyd (Liberal Democrat - Eastbourne)
That this House expresses its concern at the 2019 Loan Charge; notes that it is retrospective applying back to 1999; further notes that as a result of the introduction of IR35, umbrella companies were set up and recommended by professional advisers and employment agencies; recognises that the Charge will affect …
152 signatures
(Most recent: 31 Jul 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 78
Conservative: 31
Liberal Democrat: 13
Independent: 11
Democratic Unionist Party: 8
Scottish National Party: 7
Plaid Cymru: 3
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Green Party: 1
8 May 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 9 May 2018
ABORTION CLINIC BUFFER ZONES
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House notes with concern the persistent harassment, intimidation and targeting of people accessing and providing healthcare services at abortion clinics and pregnancy advisory bureaux; further notes repeated instances of women and staff being approached, recorded without their consent, followed and given false information about medical procedures; endorses the …
60 signatures
(Most recent: 20 Jun 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 39
Liberal Democrat: 10
Plaid Cymru: 4
Independent: 4
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Green Party: 1
Conservative: 1
16 Apr 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 24 Apr 2018
NATIONAL SIKH AWARENESS AND HISTORY MONTH
Tabled by: Seema Malhotra (Labour (Co-op) - Feltham and Heston)
That this House extends congratulations to Sikhs celebrating Vaisakhi in the UK and around the world; notes that 14 April marks Vaisakhi and the founding of Khalsa in 1699 by the 10th Guru of the Sikhs, Guru Gobind Singh; further notes that Gurdwaras across the UK have organised Nagar Kirtan …
100 signatures
(Most recent: 21 May 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 56
Scottish National Party: 17
Conservative: 10
Independent: 6
Liberal Democrat: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Green Party: 1
19 Mar 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 19 Mar 2018
NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE: NAMING AND SHAMING OF NON-COMPLIANT EMPLOYERS
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House welcomes the Government's commitment to come down hard on businesses that breach the National Minimum Wage; notes that a key plank of the Government's efforts to both raise awareness and discourage such breaches is the naming and shaming of non-compliant businesses by the Department for Business, Energy …
80 signatures
(Most recent: 16 May 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 32
Scottish National Party: 23
Liberal Democrat: 12
Plaid Cymru: 4
Independent: 3
Conservative: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Green Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
14 Mar 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 14 Mar 2018
RUSSIA'S POISONING OF SERGEI AND YULIA SKRIPAL
Tabled by: John Woodcock (Independent - Barrow and Furness)
That this House unequivocally accepts the Russian state's culpability for the poisoning of Yulia and Sergei Skripal in Salisbury using the illegal novichok nerve agent which has also led to the serious illness of Detective Sergeant Nick Bailey who went to their rescue, and to the possible poisoning of other …
52 signatures
(Most recent: 23 Apr 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 26
Liberal Democrat: 12
Independent: 7
Scottish National Party: 5
The Independent Group for Change: 4
Conservative: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
12 Mar 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 12 Mar 2018
ACTIONS OF RUSSIA IN THE UK AND RUSSIA TODAY
Tabled by: Stephen Doughty (Labour (Co-op) - Cardiff South and Penarth)
That this House notes with deep concern the allegations of Russian involvement in assassination attempts on UK soil, the illegal occupation of Crimea and Eastern Ukraine, the human rights record of the Russian Government and especially the treatment of journalists, and the use of Russia Today as a propaganda outlet …
42 signatures
(Most recent: 21 May 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 31
Liberal Democrat: 4
Independent: 3
Conservative: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 1
1 Feb 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 5 Feb 2018
MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN SOUTH LONDON
Tabled by: Helen Hayes (Labour - Dulwich and West Norwood)
That this House is concerned about funding for mental health services in South London; notes that insufficient funding in South London has led to increased waiting lists for assessment and therapy, increased waiting times in accident and emergency departments for referral to mental health beds, very high occupancy rates and …
13 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Mar 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 9
Liberal Democrat: 2
Independent: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
23 Jan 2018
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 23 Jan 2018
TACKLING SEX DISCRIMINATION
Tabled by: Neil Coyle (Labour - Bermondsey and Old Southwark)
That this House welcomes the Fawcett Society's review of sex discrimination law in the UK, and its recommendations to make misogyny a hate crime; acknowledges the level of concern in broader society at gender inequality; recognises the insufficient tackling of hate crimes against women; and calls for police authorities to …
31 signatures
(Most recent: 22 May 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 18
Scottish National Party: 5
Liberal Democrat: 3
Conservative: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Green Party: 1
Independent: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
19 Dec 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 15 Jan 2018
NATIONAL SIKH WAR MEMORIAL
Tabled by: Mr Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi (Labour - Slough)
That this House appreciates the extraordinary bravery and sacrifices of Sikh soldiers in service of Great Britain, including during both World Wars, and supports the erection of a permanent national monument in a prime central London location to commemorate and highlight these contributions; notes that for over a decade there …
265 signatures
(Most recent: 2 Feb 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 173
Conservative: 32
Scottish National Party: 26
Independent: 10
Liberal Democrat: 9
Democratic Unionist Party: 9
Plaid Cymru: 4
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Green Party: 1
7 Dec 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 13 Dec 2017
LABOUR MARKET ENFORCEMENT
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House notes with deep concern the findings of the recent research report by Middlesex University Business School, Unpaid Britain: wage default in the British labour market, that at least two million workers experience non-payment of wages or holiday pay each year and that those unpaid wages amount to …
73 signatures
(Most recent: 17 Jan 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 33
Scottish National Party: 18
Liberal Democrat: 10
Plaid Cymru: 4
Independent: 4
Conservative: 2
Green Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
30 Oct 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 30 Oct 2017
75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE SEIZURE OF ENIGMA DOCUMENTS FROM THE U-559
Tabled by: Dr Julian Lewis (Conservative - New Forest East)
That this House salutes the extraordinary courage of the three crew members of HMS Petard who, on 30 October 1942, boarded the sinking German submarine U-559 in circumstances of extreme peril; recognises that the Enigma material they retrieved proved vital in saving countless Allied ships and lives; deeply regrets that …
68 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Jan 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 26
Conservative: 19
Scottish National Party: 12
Liberal Democrat: 4
Independent: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
The Independent Group for Change: 1
12 Oct 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 12 Oct 2017
HOUSE OF COMMONS AND LORDS COMMISSIONS AND THE AWARD OF THE ELIZABETH TOWER CONTRACT TO SIR ROBERT MCALPINE
Tabled by: Chuka Umunna (Liberal Democrat - Streatham)
That this House disapproves of the awarding of the contract to refurbish the Elizabeth Tower ,Big Ben, to the construction company Sir Robert McAlpine; recalls that in 2009 the Information Commissioner raided the offices of the Consulting Association and found a blacklist of over 3,000 construction workers that had been …
77 signatures
(Most recent: 16 Nov 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 57
Scottish National Party: 10
Liberal Democrat: 4
Independent: 4
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
11 Oct 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 11 Oct 2017
REVIEW OF THE ROLL-OUT OF UNIVERSAL CREDIT
Tabled by: Ruth George (Labour - High Peak)
That this House is concerned that research from Citizens Advice indicates that over half of claimants of universal credit are in debt, putting huge anxiety and stress onto families; notes that on average universal credit claimants have less than £4 per month to repay creditors and that the system of …
46 signatures
(Most recent: 8 Jan 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 28
Scottish National Party: 8
Independent: 6
Plaid Cymru: 1
Green Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
11 Oct 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 11 Oct 2017
CUTS TO LEGAL AID SINCE 2013
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House is deeply concerned by growing evidence, including reports by Amnesty International and the Law Society, that cuts to legal aid since April 2013, under the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (LASPO), have left thousands of the most disadvantaged in society, including children and …
83 signatures
(Most recent: 31 Oct 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 52
Liberal Democrat: 13
Independent: 7
Plaid Cymru: 4
Scottish National Party: 3
Green Party: 1
Conservative: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
10 Oct 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 10 Oct 2017
DISABLED PARKING BADGE ENTITLEMENT UNDER PIP
Tabled by: Sir Edward Davey (Liberal Democrat - Kingston and Surbiton)
That this House notes with concern reports of disabled people losing blue badges for accessible parking as they transfer from disability living allowance to the Personal Independence Payment (PIP); understands that for many, this has occurred because mobility support has been reduced; calls on the Government to take into account …
37 signatures
(Most recent: 5 Feb 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 13
Scottish National Party: 9
Liberal Democrat: 7
Independent: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
10 Oct 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 10 Oct 2017
HOMELESSNESS AND END OF LIFE CARE
Tabled by: Sir Edward Davey (Liberal Democrat - Kingston and Surbiton)
That this House welcomes the end-of-life care for homeless people: A qualitative analysis exploring the challenges to access and provision of palliative care by Dr Caroline Shulman et al, published on 3 July 2017; recognises the report's findings that many homeless people are dying in unsupported, unacceptable situations; notes the …
23 signatures
(Most recent: 2 Feb 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 12
Liberal Democrat: 7
Green Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
Independent: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
13 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 18 Jul 2017
ROYAL MAIL
Tabled by: Helen Hayes (Labour - Dulwich and West Norwood)
That this House notes that Royal Mail provides vital public services in the delivery of letters and parcels and the provision of PO Box services; further notes that when it was privatised by the Coalition Government in 2013 concerns were raised about the continued provision of local delivery offices, but …
63 signatures
(Most recent: 20 Nov 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 48
Scottish National Party: 8
Independent: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Green Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
DELPHI DIESEL SYSTEMS IN SUDBURY
Tabled by: Sandy Martin (Labour - Ipswich)
That this House expresses grave concern about the potential closure of Delphi Diesel Systems in Sudbury; urges the company to engage in meaningful consultation with workers at the site; notes that the Sudbury site is the most profitable in the UK, returning profits in the region of £1 million month …
18 signatures
(Most recent: 20 Jul 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 14
Independent: 2
Scottish National Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
MOD GUARDS TENDERING PROCESS
Tabled by: Lisa Nandy (Labour - Wigan)
That this House expresses concerns about the tendering of Ministry of Defence (MoD) guarding services; rejects any change in contracting of MoD guards which removes the emphasis from safety and security; urges the Government not to indulge in a cost-cutting exercise; is appalled by reports that, if taken over by …
41 signatures
(Most recent: 23 Apr 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 25
Scottish National Party: 8
Plaid Cymru: 4
Independent: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
NUCLEAR WORKERS' PENSIONS
Tabled by: Lisa Nandy (Labour - Wigan)
That this House is greatly concerned about the proposed pension reforms to civil nuclear workers on Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) estates; notes that as a result of the Enterprise Act 2016, these workers were also marked for a cap to be imposed on their exit payments, and were assured at …
30 signatures
(Most recent: 6 Sep 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Scottish National Party: 5
Independent: 3
Plaid Cymru: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
FAIR TIPS CONSULTATION
Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House notes the lack of publication of the Government's findings following its fair tips consultation which closed in July 2016; urges the Government to share its recommendations; demands that the report following the consultation is published as soon as possible in order to give some assurances to workers …
32 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Sep 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 21
Scottish National Party: 6
Liberal Democrat: 2
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
PARLIAMENTARY SCRUTINY OF TRADE DEALS (No. 2)
Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House is concerned about the lack of parliamentary scrutiny and accountability of trade deals to which the UK is a party; and calls on the Government to ensure the right of Parliament to set a thorough mandate to govern each trade negotiation, with a remit for the devolved …
36 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Jan 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 29
Scottish National Party: 4
Independent: 2
Green Party: 1
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
REDUNDANCIES AT NESTLÉ
Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House notes the 300 redundancies announced at Nestlé factories in York, Fawdon, Halifax and Girvan; further notes the announcement that production of the Blue Riband will be transferred to Poland; acknowledges that Nestlé's operation is profitable achieving £21 billion in sales in the first three months of 2017, …
27 signatures
(Most recent: 20 Jul 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Scottish National Party: 5
Independent: 2
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
BANK OF ENGLAND STAFF PAY DISPUTE
Tabled by: Lisa Nandy (Labour - Wigan)
That this House is appalled by the derisory pay settlement that has been imposed upon staff at the Bank of England; notes that the staff affected are dedicated workers fulfilling a range of functions within the organisation including security and maintenance; expresses concern that this is the second year running …
25 signatures
(Most recent: 14 Sep 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Scottish National Party: 3
Independent: 2
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
TOXIC AIR
Tabled by: Ian Mearns (Labour - Gateshead)
That this House shares the longstanding concerns of cabin crew about the quality of cabin air on commercial airliners; is appalled at reports that cabin crew members have serious long-term illnesses, such as aerotoxic syndrome, which is believed to be linked to cabin air quality; acknowledges the unknown impact of …
29 signatures
(Most recent: 5 Sep 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Independent: 3
Scottish National Party: 3
Green Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
11 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Jul 2017
BRITISH AIRWAYS MIXED FLEET CABIN CREW PAY DISPUTE AND BA WET LEASING OF QATAR AIRWAYS
Tabled by: Lisa Nandy (Labour - Wigan)
That this House supports workers in British Airways Mixed Fleet cabin crew in their current industrial dispute over pay; condemns any company action penalising staff taking industrial action; acknowledges the significant pay package of £6.5 million to the boss of the airline's parent company, International Airlines Group; contrasts that package …
42 signatures
(Most recent: 26 Oct 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 33
Independent: 4
Scottish National Party: 2
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
6 Jul 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 10 Jul 2017
RITZY PICTUREHOUSE CAMPAIGN FOR THE LIVING WAGE
Tabled by: Helen Hayes (Labour - Dulwich and West Norwood)
That this House condemns the action by Picturehouse, a subsidiary of Cineworld Cinemas, in sacking three union representatives involved in organising recent strike action at the Ritzy and other cinemas, and in suspending one further member of staff; shares the concerns of the Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematograph and Theatre Union on …
38 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Oct 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 27
Scottish National Party: 5
Independent: 2
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
27 Jun 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 3 Jul 2017
WOMEN AGAINST STATE PENSION INEQUALITY
Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House believes it has a moral duty to ensure that there is a fair transition for women born on or after 6 April 1951 regarding their pensions; recognises the need for a non-means tested bridging pension that will secure the financial stability of those affected by the 1995 …
197 signatures
(Most recent: 4 Oct 2019)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 124
Scottish National Party: 35
Liberal Democrat: 10
Independent: 10
Democratic Unionist Party: 9
Plaid Cymru: 4
Conservative: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Green Party: 1
26 Jun 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 3 Jul 2017
LOWERING THE VOTING AGE TO 16
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House notes that 16 year olds can enter into marriage and civil partnerships, pay income tax and national insurance, obtain social security benefits in their own right, become a company director, consent to medical treatment, and join the armed forces, a political party or a trade union; believes …
96 signatures
(Most recent: 27 Nov 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 53
Scottish National Party: 24
Liberal Democrat: 7
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 4
Green Party: 1
Conservative: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
22 Jun 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 26 Jun 2017
GREAT GET TOGETHER
Tabled by: Tracy Brabin (Labour (Co-op) - Batley and Spen)
That this House extends its sincere gratitude to everyone who took part in Great Get Together events in Batley and Spen and across the UK over the weekend of 17 and 18 June; notes the importance of remembering that we have more in common than that which divides us; further …
39 signatures
(Most recent: 14 Sep 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 24
Scottish National Party: 9
Independent: 2
Conservative: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
21 Jun 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 22 Jun 2017
CUSTOMS UNION MEMBERSHIP
Tabled by: Stephen Doughty (Labour (Co-op) - Cardiff South and Penarth)
That this House notes the benefits of UK membership of the EU Customs Union which removes costly and time-consuming customs processes and red tape for trade with other EU member states, allows the operation of a soft Northern Ireland-Republic of Ireland border that would be in jeopardy were the UK …
70 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Oct 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 37
Scottish National Party: 19
Liberal Democrat: 9
Plaid Cymru: 2
Independent: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
21 Jun 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 21 Jun 2017
PREGNANCY DISCRIMINATION AND EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL TIME LIMIT
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House notes the key findings of research funded by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and undertaken by the Equality and Human Rights Commission that some 54,000 women per year are forced out of work by pregnancy or maternity discrimination, and that three out of four …
103 signatures
(Most recent: 23 Apr 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 54
Scottish National Party: 24
Liberal Democrat: 11
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Green Party: 1
Conservative: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
20 Feb 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 28 Feb 2017
EDUCATION: STUDENTS FEES, AWARDS AND SUPPORT
Tabled by: Jeremy Corbyn (Labour - Islington North)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Education (Student Fees, Awards and Support) (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (S.I.,2017, No. 114), dated 7 February 2017, a copy of which was laid before this House on 9 February, be annulled.
93 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Apr 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 68
Independent: 4
Scottish National Party: 3
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
22 Feb 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 22 Feb 2017
LONDON SOUTH BANK UNIVERSITY
Tabled by: Neil Coyle (Labour - Bermondsey and Old Southwark)
That this House congratulates London South Bank University on its vital contribution to higher education as it reaches its 125th anniversary; celebrates its leading role in providing access to high quality professional and technical education for people and employers recognises its significant achievements in generating world leading applied research with …
9 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Mar 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 5
Scottish National Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
2 Feb 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 22 Feb 2017
NUCLEAR WORKERS' PENSIONS
Tabled by: Albert Owen (Labour - Ynys Môn)
That this House is greatly concerned about the proposed pension reforms to civil nuclear workers on Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) estates; notes that during the course of the Enterprise Act 2016, these workers were also marked for a cap to be imposed on their exit payments, and were assured at …
127 signatures
(Most recent: 9 Mar 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 77
Scottish National Party: 22
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 2
Conservative: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
10 Oct 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 20 Feb 2017
ROUTINE PREVENTATIVE USE OF ANTIBIOTICS IN SUPERMARKET SUPPLY CHAINS
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House expresses concern about recent findings of high levels of antibiotic-resistant e.coli and MRSA on British supermarket meat, of UK origin; welcomes the commitment of the Foods Standards Agency to work with UK food retailers to reduce farm antibiotic use and Waitrose's recently updated policy, which prohibits antibiotic …
61 signatures
(Most recent: 20 Feb 2017)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 17
Labour: 10
Conservative: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Liberal Democrat: 2
Independent: 2
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
23 Jan 2017
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 23 Jan 2017
ADULT EDUCATION
Tabled by: Mr David Lammy (Labour - Tottenham)
That this House recognises the valuable role that adult education plays and the positive impact it has on individuals, the economy and society; notes with concern that funding for adult education was cut by 40 per cent in real terms between 2010 and 2015; further notes with concern that the …
46 signatures
(Most recent: 30 Mar 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 32
Independent: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
25 Oct 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 9 Jan 2017
VOTING SYSTEM FOR GENERAL ELECTIONS
Tabled by: Chuka Umunna (Liberal Democrat - Streatham)
That this House welcomes the various collaborative campaigns to make votes matter by introducing a fair voting system; notes that petitions started since the 2015 general election calling for a fair voting system have gained over 500,000 signatures, and that recent polling suggests a significant majority of the public support …
70 signatures
(Most recent: 26 Apr 2017)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 30
Labour: 10
Liberal Democrat: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Green Party: 1
Independent: 1
7 Dec 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 8 Dec 2016
CHILDREN'S FUNERAL COSTS
Tabled by: Carolyn Harris (Labour - Swansea East)
That this House notes that approximately 5,000 infants and children pass away each year in the UK; further notes that the cost of children's funerals imposes a significant and unexpected financial burden on bereaved parents; recognises that some local authorities, as well as religious officiants and undertakers, currently waive all …
169 signatures
(Most recent: 28 Mar 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 111
Scottish National Party: 12
Liberal Democrat: 5
Conservative: 4
Independent: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Plaid Cymru: 2
Green Party: 1
7 Nov 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 14 Nov 2016
IRISH VICTORY OVER THE ALL BLACKS
Tabled by: Jim Shannon (Democratic Unionist Party - Strangford)
That this House congratulates the Irish rugby team on its magnificent victory over the All Blacks for the first time in its 111 year history; further congratulates Head Coach, Joe Schmid; and dedicates the victory to Anthony Foley, and to his family, who recently passed away.
26 signatures
(Most recent: 21 Nov 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Labour: 4
Independent: 2
Plaid Cymru: 1
7 Nov 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 7 Nov 2016
POLITICAL AND HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN TURKEY
Tabled by: Joan Ryan (The Independent Group for Change - Enfield North)
That this House is gravely concerned by the arrest and imprisonment of Members of Parliament from the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP), including the HDP Co-Chairs Selahattin Demirtas and Figen Yüksekdag, in Turkey on 4 November 2016; agrees with the statement from the High Representative of the EU for Foreign …
45 signatures
(Most recent: 6 Feb 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 16
Scottish National Party: 14
Independent: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
11 Jul 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 7 Nov 2016
CIVIL SERVICE COMPENSATION SCHEME
Tabled by: Chris Stephens (Scottish National Party - Glasgow South West)
That this House is concerned by the Government's proposed reforms of the Civil Service Compensation Scheme (CSCS); notes the proposal to drastically cut civil service compensation payments by between 25 and 60 per cent, affecting thousands of civil servants across the UK; is alarmed that these reforms are being brought …
113 signatures
(Most recent: 31 Jan 2017)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 39
Scottish National Party: 35
Independent: 6
Liberal Democrat: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
1 Nov 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 2 Nov 2016
ENGLAND VS SCOTLAND AND WEARING THE POPPY
Tabled by: Ian Murray (Labour - Edinburgh South)
That this House calls on FIFA to permit the teams of both England and Scotland to commemorate those that gave the ultimate sacrifice by wearing the poppy during their World Cup qualifying match at Wembley on Armistice Day; notes that the poppy should not be seen as a political symbol …
21 signatures
(Most recent: 22 Nov 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 5
Conservative: 4
Labour: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
19 Oct 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 19 Oct 2016
80TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF CABLE STREET
Tabled by: Ruth Smeeth (Labour - Stoke-on-Trent North)
That this House welcomes the commemoration of the 80th anniversary of the Battle of Cable Street both inside and outside the Jewish community in October 2016; recognises the continuing importance of the battle to the UK's national history; and reaffirms its commitment to the fight against racism, fascism and antisemitism.
55 signatures
(Most recent: 5 Dec 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Scottish National Party: 15
Independent: 4
Liberal Democrat: 2
Conservative: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
11 Jul 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Oct 2016
TREATMENT OF NON-UK CITIZENS AND REFUGEES AND EU REFERENDUM
Tabled by: Thangam Debbonaire (Labour - Bristol West)
That this House notes with deep concern that the National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC) noted a five-fold increase in the number of hate crimes reported in the week following the EU referendum; further notes that the head of the NPCC has said that reported attacks include verbal abuse, attacks on …
82 signatures
(Most recent: 6 Feb 2017)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 28
Labour: 27
Independent: 3
Liberal Democrat: 2
Conservative: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
18 May 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 10 Oct 2016
LEGAL RECOGNITION FOR PEOPLE WHO DO NOT ASSOCIATE WITH A PARTICULAR GENDER
Tabled by: Norman Lamb (Liberal Democrat - North Norfolk)
That this House recognises the support expressed during the 2015-16 parliamentary session to address the issues faced by people whose identities are neither male nor female; believes that people are compromised and diminished as a result of inappropriate gender references on their personal identity information; acknowledges that all passports issued …
86 signatures
(Most recent: 20 Apr 2017)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 29
Labour: 24
Independent: 4
Liberal Democrat: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Conservative: 2
Green Party: 1
13 Jul 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 14 Jul 2016
GAMBLE AWARE WEEK
Tabled by: Corri Wilson ( - )
That this House welcomes the launch of Gamble Aware Week which runs from 18 to 23 July 2016; notes that this initiative is now in its second year; recognises the outstanding work that charities such as GamCare, RCA Trust and Gordon Moody do, working together with the betting industry to …
41 signatures
(Most recent: 14 Sep 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 18
Labour: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Conservative: 1
21 Mar 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 26 Apr 2016
TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING
Tabled by: Jeremy Corbyn (Labour - Islington North)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) (Amendment) Order 2016 (S.I., 2016, No. 332), dated 10 March 2016, a copy of which was laid before this House on 11 March 2016, be annulled.
95 signatures
(Most recent: 12 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 79
Independent: 5
The Independent Group for Change: 3
Liberal Democrat: 2
Green Party: 1
24 Feb 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 26 Apr 2016
FUTURE OF CARBON CAPTURE
Tabled by: Mr Ronnie Campbell (Labour - Blyth Valley)
That this House believes in a low carbon economy, but that coal is a crucial bridge to that low carbon economy and with commercially deployable Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) and ultra-super critical coal fired power stations, coal can be, and should be, part of that UK low carbon energy …
34 signatures
(Most recent: 12 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Scottish National Party: 3
Independent: 2
Liberal Democrat: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
2 Mar 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 2 Mar 2016
LIVING WAGE AND WORKERS IN THE WATER INDUSTRY
Tabled by: Angela Smith (Liberal Democrat - Penistone and Stocksbridge)
That this House notes that the 18 water companies in England, Scotland and Wales retained excess profits of £1.2 billion over the last five years; further notes that UNISON is campaigning to get all water companies to sign up as Living Wage employers; applauds South East Water, Scottish Water, Northumbria …
53 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 21
Labour: 15
Independent: 3
Liberal Democrat: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
8 Feb 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 8 Feb 2016
THE NHS BURSARY
Tabled by: Wes Streeting (Labour - Ilford North)
That this House celebrates the contribution of student nurses, midwives, allied health professionals and other healthcare staff; has serious concerns about the potential impact of removing NHS bursaries on the recruitment and retention of staff; and calls on the Government to drop its plans to remove NHS bursaries and instead …
156 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 77
Scottish National Party: 33
Independent: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Liberal Democrat: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Conservative: 1
Green Party: 1
4 Feb 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 4 Feb 2016
PROPOSED CLOSURE AND FRANCHISING OF CROWN POST OFFICES
Tabled by: Mary Creagh (Labour - Wakefield)
That this House notes the importance of Crown Post Office services to the communities they serve; further notes the economic benefits that the Crown Post Office brings to city centres and high streets; regrets that Post Office Ltd has proposed the closure of three Crown Post Offices in Belfast South, …
19 signatures
(Most recent: 24 Mar 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 10
Independent: 1
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
22 Jan 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 22 Jan 2016
ACCESS TO ELECTED OFFICE FUND
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House notes that disabled people are still under-represented in politics; further notes that a strong democracy is an inclusive one; is concerned that the UK needs to do more to encourage a diverse mix of local, regional and national election candidates that better reflects the society we live …
41 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Feb 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 16
Labour: 6
Liberal Democrat: 3
Plaid Cymru: 2
Green Party: 1
Conservative: 1
Independent: 1
7 Jan 2016
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 19 Jan 2016
COMMEMORATING HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2016
Tabled by: Tulip Siddiq (Labour - Hampstead and Kilburn)
That this House notes that on 27 January 2016 the UK will observe Holocaust Memorial Day, marking the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, where an estimated 1.1 million people were murdered; commemorates the six million victims of the Holocaust; further notes that the theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2016 …
84 signatures
(Most recent: 10 Feb 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 25
Labour: 20
Conservative: 7
Independent: 5
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Plaid Cymru: 2
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
14 Dec 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 18 Jan 2016
CHRISTIANS AGAINST POVERTY REPORT ON PREPAYMENT METERS
Tabled by: Siobhain McDonagh (Labour - Mitcham and Morden)
That this House welcomes the new report, The Poor Pay More, published by Christians Against Poverty, a charity which helps thousands of people each year struggling with unmanageable debt; acknowledges the report's conclusion that people using pre-payment meters (PPMs), which are used by 39 per cent of CAP's clients, are …
39 signatures
(Most recent: 27 Apr 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 11
Scottish National Party: 9
Democratic Unionist Party: 6
Independent: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 1
5 Nov 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 7 Jan 2016
LEGAL RECOGNITION FOR PEOPLE WHO DO NOT ASSOCIATE WITH A PARTICULAR GENDER
Tabled by: Norman Lamb (Liberal Democrat - North Norfolk)
That this House recognises the support expressed during the last parliamentary session to address the issues faced by people whose identities are neither male nor female; believes that people are compromised and diminished as a result of inappropriate gender references on their personal identity information; acknowledges that all passports issued …
100 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 33
Labour: 30
Independent: 4
Liberal Democrat: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Conservative: 2
Green Party: 1
8 Dec 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 8 Dec 2015
DONALD TRUMP'S PROPOSAL ON MUSLIM IMMIGRATION TO THE US
Tabled by: George Kerevan ( - )
That this House condemns unreservedly the call by US Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump for a total and complete shutdown on those of the Muslim faith from entering the US; believes such intemperate public statements only provide an excuse for jihadists of all stripes to justify their evil and anti-Muslim …
56 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 24
Labour: 8
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Conservative: 1
Liberal Democrat: 1
Independent: 1
5 Nov 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 2 Dec 2015
CAMP LIBERTY ROCKET ATTACK
Tabled by: Sir David Amess (Conservative - Southend West)
That this House believes that the 29 October 2015 rocket attack on Camp Liberty, home to over 2,200 defenceless members of Iran's democratic opposition, the PMOI, who are Protected Persons under International Law and political refugees, which resulted in 24 camp residents being killed and many more injured, constitutes a …
77 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 19
Conservative: 15
Scottish National Party: 15
Democratic Unionist Party: 6
Independent: 4
Plaid Cymru: 1
26 Oct 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 3 Nov 2015
COMPASSION AND OFFICIAL BRITISH VALUES
Tabled by: Liam Byrne (Labour - Birmingham, Hodge Hill)
That this House notes that the list of British values published in the Prevent Strategy 2011 includes democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of different faiths and beliefs; believes that compassion is a fundamental British value which the Government shall affirm and schools seek …
22 signatures
(Most recent: 13 Apr 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 11
Independent: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Conservative: 1
22 Oct 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 3 Nov 2015
FOOD HYGIENE
Tabled by: Sir David Crausby (Labour - Bolton North East)
That this House notes the difference in available food hygiene information in different parts of the UK; acknowledges that under UK law food outlets have no compulsion to display their food hygiene information, and customers can often only find this information online; recognises the value of a food hygiene rating …
22 signatures
(Most recent: 4 Nov 2015)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 11
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Independent: 4
Plaid Cymru: 2
Conservative: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
19 Oct 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 3 Nov 2015
HOMELESSNESS AND PHILANTHROPY
Tabled by: Liz McInnes (Labour - Heywood and Middleton)
That this House recognises the charitable and humanitarian gesture made by former Manchester United players Gary Neville and Ryan Giggs in allowing homeless people to stay in their property, the former stock exchange building, over the coming winter; notes that across England there are over 700,000 empty buildings which, if …
31 signatures
(Most recent: 4 Nov 2015)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 18
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Scottish National Party: 3
Independent: 3
The Independent Group for Change: 1
14 Oct 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 3 Nov 2015
FREE SCHOOL MEALS FOR CHILDREN
Tabled by: Sir Alan Meale ( - )
That this House is aware that providing children with a nutritious lunch is crucial for their early learning development which helps them take the opportunity to excel at school; recalls that the Chancellor recognised this before the last General Election with the promise to protect free school meals for infants; …
40 signatures
(Most recent: 19 Jan 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 21
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Independent: 4
Scottish National Party: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
27 Oct 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM as a sponsor on 27 Oct 2015
GIVING TUESDAY
Tabled by: Mr Nick Hurd (Conservative - Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner)
That this House notes that the UK is consistently ranked as one of the most generous countries in the world; acknowledges the important contribution that charities and voluntary groups, donors and volunteers make in each constituency; celebrates the success of the #GivingTuesday campaign in the UK in 2014 last year, …
45 signatures
(Most recent: 10 Dec 2015)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 23
Labour: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 4
Conservative: 3
Liberal Democrat: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
21 Oct 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 21 Oct 2015
TACKLING HOLIDAY HUNGER
Tabled by: Ruth Smeeth (Labour - Stoke-on-Trent North)
That this House notes that thousands of children in the UK are suffering from hunger and malnutrition during school holidays; further notes the impact that this has on children's wellbeing and educational attainment; recognises the need to provide greater support for projects which are working to ensure children are fed …
29 signatures
(Most recent: 28 Jan 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 17
Independent: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
19 Oct 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 21 Oct 2015
JUNIOR DOCTORS
Tabled by: Caroline Lucas (Green Party - Brighton, Pavilion)
That this House recognises that junior doctors are dedicated professionals who are the backbone of the NHS, providing the best quality care for their patients; believes it is essential to ensure a contract that is safe for patients, junior doctors and the NHS; supports the view of the BMA's Junior …
90 signatures
(Most recent: 21 Mar 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 56
Independent: 7
Scottish National Party: 3
Plaid Cymru: 3
Democratic Unionist Party: 3
Green Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
20 Jul 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 17 Sep 2015
COMPENSATION FOR THALIDOMIDE VICTIMS
Tabled by: Calum Kerr ( - )
That this House notes that the campaign to persuade the German government to provide adequate compensation for victims of Thalidomide is at a crucial stage; recognises that this compensation is needed to cover the medical costs of their condition which occurred as a result of the drug manufactured by the …
114 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 35
Scottish National Party: 32
Conservative: 7
Democratic Unionist Party: 6
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Green Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
10 Jun 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 16 Sep 2015
SUPPORT FOR COMMUNITY PUBLIC HOUSES
Tabled by: Bob Blackman (Conservative - Harrow East)
That this House recognises and values the social and economic contribution of British beer and community pubs, which support almost 900,000 jobs and contribute £22 billion to UK GDP; believes that well-run pubs are an important community meeting place and the best place to enjoy alcohol responsibly; notes that more …
148 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 61
Scottish National Party: 24
Conservative: 22
Independent: 8
Plaid Cymru: 3
Liberal Democrat: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Green Party: 1
30 Jun 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 7 Sep 2015
DUTY EXEMPTION FOR SMALL-SCALE CIDER PRODUCERS
Tabled by: David Warburton (Conservative - Somerton and Frome)
That this House recognises and values the social and economic contribution of small-scale cider producers, which comprise some 80 per cent of Britain's individual cider makers, believing that they are integral to a great British tradition, supporting a lively pub culture and tourism sector; is concerned that small cider producers …
49 signatures
(Most recent: 12 Oct 2015)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 22
Conservative: 8
Scottish National Party: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Independent: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
17 Jun 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 7 Sep 2015
PASSENGER SAFETY AND PRIVATE HIRE INDUSTRY REGULATION
Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House is concerned that smartphone apps such as Über are circumventing the law governing the taxi and minicab industry; supports the existing regulations whereby private hire vehicles (PHVs) may only pick up passengers when pre-booked rather than from a rank or in response to being hailed; recognises that …
34 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Sep 2015)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 24
Conservative: 3
Independent: 2
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
2 Jun 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 7 Sep 2015
ILLEGAL AND UNSUSTAINABLE TIMBER
Tabled by: Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative - Richmond Park)
That this House notes the problem of illegal logging, estimated at between 15 per cent and 30 per cent of the international timber trade, which results in lost revenues for producer countries, environmental damage, loss of biodiversity and increased carbon emissions; further notes that the European Union's Timber Regulation (EUTR) …
98 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 42
Scottish National Party: 18
Conservative: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 6
Plaid Cymru: 3
Independent: 3
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
2 Jun 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 7 Sep 2015
SUPERMARKET DISPOSAL OF EDIBLE FOOD
Tabled by: Ms Diane Abbott (Labour - Hackney North and Stoke Newington)
That this House notes that the UK throws away 15 million tonnes of food and drink every year and that half of this food and drink could have been consumed; further notes that if people stop wasting edible food, the environmental benefit would be the equivalent of taking one in …
112 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Jan 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 70
Scottish National Party: 8
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Independent: 5
Plaid Cymru: 3
Liberal Democrat: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 2
Conservative: 1
9 Jun 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 13 Jul 2015
RECOGNITION OF PALESTINE
Tabled by: Grahame Morris (Labour - Easington)
That this House notes the comments of the Israeli Prime Minister that there will be no state of Palestine on his watch and that he has repeatedly made it clear that he will never countenance a fully sovereign Palestinian state in the West Bank and Gaza; further notes that the …
93 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 44
Scottish National Party: 25
Independent: 2
Conservative: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
22 Jun 2015
Neil Coyle signed this EDM on 24 Jun 2015
NEO-NAZI RALLY IN GOLDERS GREEN
Tabled by: Tulip Siddiq (Labour - Hampstead and Kilburn)
That this House notes with concern the planned neo-Nazi demonstration in Golders Green on 4 July 2015; highlights that this rally is due to take place on Saturday, the Jewish Sabbath, in an area in which 40 per cent of the population is Jewish; praises the public activism in opposition …
73 signatures
(Most recent: 11 May 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 37
Scottish National Party: 12
Conservative: 5
Independent: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Liberal Democrat: 2
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1