Early day motion 509

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That this House opposes the decision to close the Open University regional centres in Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Gateshead, Leeds, London and Oxford; notes that the closures would threaten the education and guidance available to students; recognises that the closures could result in the loss of hundreds of jobs; calls for this decision to be reversed; and praises the Open University for the benefits it brings to its students, notably the flexibility of their approach to learning, the opening up of access to higher education for people of all ages and backgrounds and the support they provide to all their students.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Anderson, David Labour Party Blaydon 16.11.2015
Blenkinsop, Tom Labour Party Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland 21.10.2015
Brown, Nicholas Labour Party Newcastle upon Tyne East 02.11.2015
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 20.10.2015
Cox, Jo Labour Party Batley and Spen 02.11.2015
Debbonaire, Thangam Labour Party Bristol West 14.10.2015
Dowd, Jim Labour Party Lewisham West and Penge 26.10.2015
Ellman, Louise Labour Party Liverpool Riverside 05.11.2015
Glindon, Mary Labour Party North Tyneside 15.10.2015
Godsiff, Roger Labour Party Birmingham Hall Green 20.10.2015
Hamilton, Fabian Labour Party Leeds North East 09.11.2015
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 15.10.2015
Huq, Rupa Labour Party Ealing Central and Acton 09.11.2015
Hussain, Imran Labour Party Bradford East 29.10.2015
Lucas, Caroline Green Party Brighton Pavilion 16.11.2015
Mann, John Labour Party Bassetlaw 13.10.2015
McCabe, Steve Labour Party Birmingham Selly Oak 18.11.2015
McDonnell, Alasdair Social Democratic and Labour Party Belfast South 22.10.2015
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 14.10.2015
Mearns, Ian Labour Party Gateshead 15.10.2015
Monaghan, Carol Scottish National Party Glasgow North West 02.02.2016
Mulholland, Greg Liberal Democrats Leeds North West 26.10.2015
Osamor, Kate Labour Party Edmonton 21.10.2015
Qureshi, Yasmin Labour Party Bolton South East 02.11.2015
Robinson, Gavin Democratic Unionist Party Belfast East 20.10.2015
Sheppard, Tommy Scottish National Party Edinburgh East 26.10.2015
Skinner, Dennis Labour Party Bolsover 15.10.2015
Vaz, Keith Labour Party Leicester East 15.10.2015
Vaz, Valerie Labour Party Walsall South 19.10.2015
Williams, Mark Liberal Democrats Ceredigion 27.10.2015