Early day motion 919

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That this House condemns the decision taken by BAE Systems to close its manufacturing production at Royal Ordnance, Chorley, and relocate the engineering section of the company; notes that currently 70 people are employed in the manufacturing sector and 130 in engineering; recognises the importance of the work carried out by Royal Ordnance producing initiators for explosives used by the armed forces; expresses concern about where future initiators will be supplied from and the threat to security of supply should they come from abroad; and calls on the Ministry of Defence to meet BAE officials in order to ensure that security of supply of initiators is not put in jeopardy and a facility at Chorley is maintained.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Anderson, Janet Labour Party Rossendale and Darwen 24.11.2005
Borrow, David S Labour Party South Ribble 03.11.2005
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 02.11.2005
Crausby, David Labour Party Bolton North East 01.11.2005
Cryer, Ann Labour Party Keighley 02.11.2005
Dobbin, Jim Labour Party Heywood and Middleton 02.11.2005
Drew, David Labour Party Stroud 03.11.2005
Etherington, Bill Labour Party Sunderland North 22.11.2005
Flynn, Paul Labour Party Newport West 03.11.2005
Hancock, Mike Liberal Democrats Portsmouth South 02.11.2005
Hepburn, Stephen Labour Party Jarrow 07.11.2005
Hoyle, Lindsay Labour Party Chorley 01.11.2005
Humble, Joan Labour Party Blackpool North and Fleetwood 02.11.2005
Jenkins, Brian Labour Party Tamworth 08.11.2005
Jones, Lynne Labour Party Birmingham Selly Oak 03.11.2005
Keetch, Paul Liberal Democrats Hereford 07.11.2005
Laxton, Bob Labour Party Derby North 01.11.2005
Mallaber, Judy Labour Party Amber Valley 09.11.2005
Marsden, Gordon Labour Party Blackpool South 02.11.2005
Martlew, Eric Labour Party Carlisle 03.11.2005
O'Hara, Edward Labour Party Knowsley South 02.11.2005
Owen, Albert Labour Party Ynys Môn 15.11.2005
Penning, Mike Conservative Party Hemel Hempstead 02.11.2005
Pope, Greg Labour Party Hyndburn 24.11.2005
Rosindell, Andrew Conservative Party Romford 28.11.2005
Russell, Bob Liberal Democrats Colchester 02.11.2005
Smith, Geraldine Labour Party Morecambe and Lunesdale 01.11.2005
Vis, Rudi Labour Party Finchley and Golders Green 09.11.2005
Wareing, Robert N Labour Party Liverpool West Derby 03.11.2005