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Incorporation Of Colleges Of Further Education

EDM number 47 in 1996-97, proposed by Alan Meale on 23/10/1996.

That this House is alarmed that the incorporation of colleges of further education, pursuant to the Further and Higher Education Act 1992, has caused a severe worsening of the terms and conditions of staff in this sector; notes that since incorporation large numbers of academic staff have been dismissed for refusing to agree substantial variations to their contracts of employment, whilst others have only reached agreement under economic duress or have been made redundant from their posts; and calls upon Her Majesty's Government to carry out a full review of the present situtation which as so far led to the loss of thousands of further education teaching jobs and denied pay increases, promotion and staff development for those who remain.

This motion has been signed by a total of 59 MPs.

Alan Meale23/10/1996MansfieldProposed
Jimmy Dunnachie23/10/1996Glasgow, PollokSigned
Bill Etherington23/10/1996Sunderland NorthSigned
Tommy Graham23/10/1996Renfrew West and InverclydeSigned
Irene Adams23/10/1996Paisley NorthSigned
John Gunnell23/10/1996Leeds South and MorleySigned
Tony Banks23/10/1996Newham North WestSigned
Hugh Bayley23/10/1996York, City ofSigned
Joan Walley23/10/1996Stoke-on-Trent NorthSigned
James Wray23/10/1996Glasgow ProvanSigned
Donald Dixon23/10/1996JarrowSigned
Jim Cunningham23/10/1996Coventry South EastSigned
Raymond Powell23/10/1996OgmoreSigned
John Heppell23/10/1996Nottingham EastSigned
Jimmy Hood23/10/1996ClydesdaleSigned
Kevin Hughes23/10/1996Doncaster NorthSigned
John McAllion23/10/1996Dundee EastSigned
William McKelvey23/10/1996Kilmarnock & LoudounSigned
Ronnie Campbell23/10/1996Blyth ValleySigned
Eric Clarke23/10/1996MidlothianSigned
John Cummings23/10/1996EasingtonSigned
Mike Watson24/10/1996Glasgow CentralSigned
Harry Barnes24/10/1996North East DerbyshireSigned
Kenneth Eastham24/10/1996Manchester, BlackleySigned
Michael Clapham24/10/1996Barnsley West & PenistoneSigned
Richard Burden24/10/1996Birmingham, NorthfieldSigned
Lynne Jones24/10/1996Birmingham, Selly OakSigned
Eric Illsley24/10/1996Barnsley CentralSigned
Dennis Skinner24/10/1996BolsoverSigned
Ernie Ross24/10/1996Dundee WestSigned
Lawrence Cunliffe28/10/1996LeighSigned
Paddy Tipping28/10/1996SherwoodSigned
Audrey Wise28/10/1996PrestonSigned
Neil Gerrard29/10/1996WalthamstowSigned
Bill Michie29/10/1996Sheffield, HeeleySigned
Roy Hughes29/10/1996Newport EastSigned
Robert Wareing30/10/1996Liverpool, West DerbySigned
Jack Thompson30/10/1996WansbeckSigned
Gerry Steinberg30/10/1996Durham, City ofSigned
Maria Fyfe30/10/1996Glasgow, MaryhillSigned
Angela Eagle30/10/1996WallaseySigned
Kevin McNamara30/10/1996Kingston upon Hull NorthSigned
Alice Mahon30/10/1996HalifaxSigned
Eddie Loyden30/10/1996Liverpool, GarstonSigned
Barry Jones30/10/1996Alyn & DeesideSigned
Brian Jenkins31/10/1996Staffordshire South EastSigned
Llin Golding31/10/1996Newcastle-under-LymeSigned
Don Touhig31/10/1996IslwynSigned
Nigel Jones04/11/1996CheltenhamSigned
Denis MacShane04/11/1996RotherhamSigned
Mike Hall06/11/1996Warrington SouthSigned
Nick Harvey07/11/1996North DevonSigned
Martyn Jones07/11/1996Clwyd South WestSigned
Dale Campbell-Savours07/11/1996WorkingtonSigned
Terry Rooney21/11/1996Bradford NorthSigned
Joe Benton21/11/1996BootleSigned
Allan Rogers03/12/1996RhonddaSigned
Ken Livingstone06/12/1996Brent EastSigned
Eddie McGrady12/12/1996South DownSigned

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