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EDM number 1478 in 1992-93, proposed by Jim Hood on 25/02/1993.

That this House regrets the turmoil in the Mirror Group Newspapers caused by changes in their management structure; disagrees with the attacks on the trade union rights; supports the local N.U.J.'s opposition to the management's attacks on their members; remembers the disgraceful, slanderous attacks by the Daily Mirror on the leadership of the National Union of Mineworkers, encouraged and funded by Robert Maxwell from a spurious fund known as Cyclops; considers that integrity and allegiance to Labour principles is a much more important guarantee of M.G.N.'s political orientation; and calls on the management at M.G.N. to practice those principles both in dealing with their workforce and in the policy of their editorial staff.

This motion has been signed by a total of 35 MPs.

Jimmy Hood25/02/1993ClydesdaleProposed
Dennis Skinner25/02/1993BolsoverSigned
Terry Lewis25/02/1993WorsleySigned
Malcolm Chisholm25/02/1993Edinburgh LeithSigned
Harry Cohen25/02/1993LeytonSigned
Bob Cryer25/02/1993Bradford SouthSigned
Tommy Graham25/02/1993Renfrew West and InverclydeSigned
Bill Michie26/02/1993Sheffield, HeeleySigned
Jeremy Corbyn26/02/1993Islington NorthSigned
Alan Meale01/03/1993MansfieldSigned
Eric Clarke01/03/1993MidlothianSigned
Janet Anderson01/03/1993Rossendale & DarwenSigned
Harry Barnes01/03/1993North East DerbyshireSigned
Michael Connarty02/03/1993Falkirk EastSigned
Jimmy Dunnachie02/03/1993Glasgow, PollokSigned
Lawrence Cunliffe02/03/1993LeighSigned
John McAllion02/03/1993Dundee EastSigned
Ken Livingstone02/03/1993Brent EastSigned
Lynne Jones02/03/1993Birmingham, Selly OakSigned
Ian McCartney02/03/1993MakerfieldSigned
Edward O'Hara03/03/1993Knowsley SouthSigned
Ronnie Campbell03/03/1993Blyth ValleySigned
Michael Clapham03/03/1993Barnsley West & PenistoneSigned
Norman Godman03/03/1993Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Doug Hoyle04/03/1993Warrington NorthSigned
Mike Hall04/03/1993Warrington SouthSigned
Bill Etherington04/03/1993Sunderland NorthSigned
Eddie Loyden04/03/1993Liverpool, GarstonSigned
Eric Illsley04/03/1993Barnsley CentralSigned
Alan Simpson04/03/1993Nottingham SouthSigned
Martyn Jones09/03/1993Clwyd South WestSigned
Jack Thompson16/03/1993WansbeckSigned
Frank Cook23/03/1993Stockton NorthSigned
Mildred Gordon23/03/1993Bow and PoplarSigned
Jo Richardson26/03/1993BarkingSigned

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