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Sale Of Skillcentres

EDM number 1106 in 1989-90, proposed by Bob Cryer on 13/06/1990.

That this House expresses deep concern that the following potential bidders were not informed that ú14 million was to be donated by the Government to the 'purchases' of skillcentres; Amarc (Training, Education and Safety), Bowford Engineering Services, Business Support Unit, C.I.T.E. (Associates), Cobalt (UK), Compass Group plc, Ditec, Durham Training and Enterprise, Eltec, Essex Training, Exeter & District Chamber of Commerce and Trade, Face, Fairclough Civil Engineering, Fullemploy Group, Messers J. Gorter and D. Wilson, Grand Met Community Services Trust (Brighton), Heating and Ventilation Contractors Association, Henton and Peycke, JHP Training, Mr P. Kalinauckas, Kells Training Co., Mr C. F. Lakin, Lloyds British Training Services, Management Organisation Services (Training), Merseyside Training Council, Metrotec (Wigan), M.I. Technologies, Mobil Oil Company, Monadonck International, Nord-Anglia International (Holding), Notts and Derby Engineering Training Association, Mrs R. Oswin, The Oxford House Group, The Phoenix Initiative, Plymouth Training Centre, Preston Borough Council, QCL Systems, Reading and Central Berkshire Chamber of Commerce, Royal County of Berkshire, Sentra Training Service, Sheerness Steel Company plc, Skills Development Agency, The Solent Builders YTS Training Scheme Group, Southampton City Council, South London Training Resource Centre, STAMBO Team, Sussex Training Group, Teeside Positive People, The Training Business, Tower Radio, D. Turner and G. James, Tyne & Wear Chamber of Commerce, UK Commercial Driving School, City of Wakefield MDC, Warrington Industrial Training Trust, Warwicker Associates, Whiteley's College, William Dawson (Holdings) plc, Wimpey Group Services, Wolters Kuwer UK plc. and Wrexham Maelor Borough Council; and is alarmed that ú11 million and 46 Skillcentres were given to three civil servants in an insider deal.

This motion has been signed by a total of 40 MPs.

Bob Cryer13/06/1990Bradford SouthProposed
Max Madden13/06/1990Bradford WestSigned
Brian Sedgemore13/06/1990Hackney South & ShoreditchSigned
Dennis Skinner13/06/1990BolsoverSigned
Bill Michie13/06/1990Sheffield, HeeleySigned
Chris Mullin13/06/1990Sunderland SouthSigned
Dale Campbell-Savours13/06/1990WorkingtonSigned
Norman Godman13/06/1990Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Diane Abbott13/06/1990Hackney North & Stoke NewingtonSigned
Tony Banks14/06/1990Newham North WestSigned
Harry Barnes14/06/1990North East DerbyshireSigned
Paul Flynn14/06/1990Newport WestSigned
Alice Mahon14/06/1990HalifaxSigned
Robert Parry14/06/1990Liverpool, RiversideSigned
James Wray18/06/1990Glasgow ProvanSigned
David Hinchliffe19/06/1990WakefieldSigned
Jim Cousins19/06/1990Newcastle upon Tyne CentralSigned
Jimmy Dunnachie19/06/1990Glasgow, PollokSigned
Alexander Eadie19/06/1990MidlothianSigned
John Evans19/06/1990St Helens NorthSigned
Peter Pike20/06/1990BurnleySigned
Gerry Steinberg20/06/1990Durham, City ofSigned
Llin Golding20/06/1990Newcastle-under-LymeSigned
Harry Ewing20/06/1990Falkirk EastSigned
Ron Davies20/06/1990CaerphillySigned
Doug Hoyle20/06/1990Warrington NorthSigned
Martin Redmond20/06/1990Don ValleySigned
Terry Patchett20/06/1990Barnsley EastSigned
Dawn Primarolo21/06/1990Bristol SouthSigned
Kim Howells21/06/1990PontypriddSigned
Eric Illsley21/06/1990Barnsley CentralSigned
Terry Lewis21/06/1990WorsleySigned
Keith Bradley21/06/1990Manchester, WithingtonSigned
Michael Foot21/06/1990Blaenau GwentSigned
Jack Thompson21/06/1990WansbeckSigned
Martyn Jones06/09/1990Clwyd South WestSigned
John Battle24/10/1990Leeds WestSigned
Ian McCartney25/10/1990MakerfieldSigned
Austin Mitchell25/10/1990Great GrimsbySigned
Robert Wareing29/10/1990Liverpool, West DerbySigned

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