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Trinity Mirror Job Losses

EDM number 1003 in 2012-13, proposed by Jonathan Edwards on 31/01/2013.
Categorised under the topics of Employment and Press.

That this House expresses deep concern at the announcement by Trinity Mirror that it intends cutting 92 editorial jobs; notes that Media Wales faces the loss of 16 job cuts, including a proposal to disband the features unit which is responsible for generating valuable Welsh-specific news content; furtherexpresses concern at the impact of such a development on Welsh democracy; further notes that Media Wales titles have faced over a decade of cuts; and urges Trinity Mirror urgently to hold talks with the National Union of Journalists.

This motion has been signed by a total of 20 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Jonathan Edwards31/01/2013Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruProposed
Elfyn Llwyd31/01/2013Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSeconded
Hywel Williams31/01/2013ArfonPlaid CymruSeconded
Joan Ruddock05/02/2013Lewisham, DeptfordLabourSeconded
Albert Owen05/02/2013Ynys MLabourSeconded
Jim Dobbin06/02/2013Heywood and MiddletonLabourSeconded
Alan Meale06/02/2013MansfieldLabourSigned
Martin Caton06/02/2013GowerLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn06/02/2013Islington NorthLabourSigned
Ian Lavery07/02/2013WansbeckLabourSigned
Paul Flynn07/02/2013Newport WestLabourSigned
Frank Doran07/02/2013Aberdeen NorthLabourSigned
Sandra Osborne07/02/2013Ayr, Carrick and CumnockLabourSigned
Jim McGovern11/02/2013Dundee WestLabourSigned
Grahame Morris11/02/2013EasingtonLabourSigned
John Leech12/02/2013Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Ann Clwyd14/02/2013Cynon ValleyLabourSigned
Chris Ruane25/02/2013Vale of ClwydLabourSigned
Shaun Woodward25/02/2013St Helens South and WhistonLabourSigned
Mark Williams26/02/2013CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned

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