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Labour (Co-op)

Member for Leeds North West

alex.sobel.mp@parliament.uk / alexsobel
Select Committees
Environmental Audit Committee (since March 2020)

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Most recent EDMs signed by Alex Sobel

Date Tabled Title Signatures
20 Jul 2020
Alex Sobel signed this EDM as a sponsor on Monday 20th July 2020

Leeds United and promotion to the Premier League

Tabled by: Richard Burgon (Labour - Leeds East)
That this House congratulates Leeds United, its manager Marcelo Bielsa, its players, its owner Andrea Radrizzani and its incredible supporters in Leeds and around the world on winning the Championship in the club's centenary season; believes that this outstanding achievement is a fitting tribute to Norman Hunter, Trevor Cherry and …
15 signatures
(Most recent: 21 Jul 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 13
Democratic Unionist Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
25 Mar 2020
Alex Sobel signed this EDM as a sponsor on Tuesday 21st April 2020

Protection of UK charities and third sector organisations

Tabled by: Mr Barry Sheerman (Labour (Co-op) - Huddersfield)
That this House has considered the invaluable role that charity and third-sector organisations play in supporting vulnerable people and communities across the UK; recognises the immense strain placed on the sector by restrictions caused by the covid-19 outbreak; urges the Government to consider the need for a sector-wide bailout for …
12 signatures
(Most recent: 15 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 9
Liberal Democrat: 1
Green Party: 1
Scottish National Party: 1
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Maternal Mortality: Ethnic Groups Obesity and Smoking Heart Diseases: Coronavirus Public Health: Sign Language Nabiximols: Multiple Sclerosis Coronavirus: Health Education Lung Diseases Palliative Care: Finance Palliative Care: Finance Hospitals: Television Midwives: Migrant Workers NHS: Negligence NHS: Negligence Valsartan Dental Services: Children Antibiotics: Rivers Heart Diseases: Health Services Brineura Hospitals: Yorkshire and the Humber Orkambi Brineura Antibiotics Brineura Medical Treatments Sleep: Young People Cannabis: Abuse Pancreatic Cancer Breastfeeding Breastfeeding Naproxen Naproxen Dementia: Social Services General Practitioners: Insurance Rheumatology Palliative Care Mental Health Services: Yorkshire and the Humber Mental Health Services: Children and Young People Abortion Act 1967 Mental Health Services: Out of Area Treatment Compulsorily Detained Psychiatric Patients Mental Health Services: Hospital Beds Arthritis Medical Treatments: Innovation Medical Treatments Rare Diseases: Medical Treatments Arthritis NHS: Finance Department of Health and Social Care: Re-employment Department of Health and Social Care: Vacancies Pain: Females Antibiotics: Drug Resistance Antibiotics: Prescriptions Medical Treatments: Innovation Drugs: Innovation Obesity: Children and Young People Abortion CJD Care Homes: Yorkshire and the Humber Postnatal Depression: Mental Health Services General Medical Council: Finance Doctors: Migrant Workers Obesity: Yorkshire and the Humber Diabetes: Medical Equipment Pregnancy: Alcoholic Drinks and Drugs Mental Health Services: Asylum Mental Health Services: Alcoholic Drinks and Drugs General Practitioners: Yorkshire and the Humber Mental Health Services: Yorkshire and the Humber Skin Cancer: Screening Surgery: Yorkshire and the Humber Mental Health Services: Yorkshire and the Humber Social Services: Police Leeds General Infirmary: Accident and Emergency Departments Eating Disorders: Children and Young People Cervical Cancer: 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