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EDM number 1040 in 1990-91, proposed by Ron Brown on 25/06/1991.

That this House welcomes the charter produced by the Scottish Old-Age Pensioners Association; agrees that the basic state retirement pension should be calculated on the basis of 75 per cent. of adult male earnings for a couple and 50 per cent. for a single person, uprated at six monthly intervals; calls for the appointment of a specific Cabinet Minister for the elderly; supports the abolition of standing charges in respect of gas and electricity; believes that free travel should be granted to all pensioners using public transport; and urges the release of extra resources to provide more suitable housing for the elderly, as well as to reverse cuts in the National Health Service and the social services.

This motion has been signed by a total of 56 MPs.

Ronald Brown25/06/1991Edinburgh LeithProposed
Peter Pike25/06/1991BurnleySigned
David Winnick25/06/1991Walsall NorthSigned
Gareth Wardell25/06/1991GowerSigned
Gavin Strang25/06/1991Edinburgh EastSigned
Gerry Steinberg25/06/1991Durham, City ofSigned
Gerry Bermingham25/06/1991St Helens SouthSigned
Stuart Bell25/06/1991MiddlesbroughSigned
Harry Barnes25/06/1991North East DerbyshireSigned
Norman Godman25/06/1991Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Maria Fyfe25/06/1991Glasgow, MaryhillSigned
Alexander Eadie25/06/1991MidlothianSigned
Jimmy Dunnachie25/06/1991Glasgow, PollokSigned
Harry Cohen25/06/1991LeytonSigned
Terry Patchett25/06/1991Barnsley EastSigned
Allan Rogers25/06/1991RhonddaSigned
Ted Rowlands25/06/1991Merthyr Tydfil & RhymneySigned
Brian Sedgemore25/06/1991Hackney South & ShoreditchSigned
Jimmy Hood25/06/1991ClydesdaleSigned
Jim Marshall25/06/1991Leicester SouthSigned
Bill Michie25/06/1991Sheffield, HeeleySigned
Gordon Oakes25/06/1991HaltonSigned
Roland Boyes25/06/1991Houghton and WashingtonSigned
Ronnie Campbell25/06/1991Blyth ValleySigned
Tom Cox25/06/1991TootingSigned
Jack Thompson26/06/1991WansbeckSigned
Kevin Barron26/06/1991Rother ValleySigned
Tommy Graham26/06/1991Renfrew West and InverclydeSigned
Keith Bradley26/06/1991Manchester, WithingtonSigned
John Evans26/06/1991St Helens NorthSigned
Tam Dalyell26/06/1991LinlithgowSigned
Austin Mitchell26/06/1991Great GrimsbySigned
Eddie Loyden26/06/1991Liverpool, GarstonSigned
Dawn Primarolo26/06/1991Bristol SouthSigned
Terry Davis26/06/1991Birmingham, Hodge HillSigned
Dennis Skinner27/06/1991BolsoverSigned
Doug Hoyle27/06/1991Warrington NorthSigned
Alan Meale27/06/1991MansfieldSigned
Michael Foot27/06/1991Blaenau GwentSigned
Irene Adams27/06/1991Paisley NorthSigned
Peter Hardy01/07/1991WentworthSigned
Mike Watson01/07/1991Glasgow CentralSigned
Lawrence Cunliffe02/07/1991LeighSigned
John Battle02/07/1991Leeds WestSigned
Win Griffiths02/07/1991BridgendSigned
David Clelland02/07/1991Tyne BridgeSigned
David Lambie03/07/1991Cunninghame SouthSigned
John Cummings03/07/1991EasingtonSigned
Huw Edwards03/07/1991MonmouthSigned
Audrey Wise03/07/1991PrestonSigned
James Wray03/07/1991Glasgow ProvanSigned
Roy Hughes04/07/1991Newport EastSigned
Eric Illsley08/07/1991Barnsley CentralSigned
Jeremy Corbyn15/07/1991Islington NorthSigned
Martyn Jones16/07/1991Clwyd South WestSigned
Ken Livingstone14/10/1991Brent EastSigned

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