Election of Speaker — 23 Oct 2000

Mr Peter Bottomley MP, Worthing West voted with the majority (No).

The issue in this division was the nomination of Alan Haselhurst, MP for Saffron Walden and Chairman of Ways and Means, as the new Speaker. Those voting Aye were indicating that they preferred him to Michael Martin, MP for Glasgow Springburn; those voting No preferred Michael Martin.

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Party Summary

Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.

What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.

What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con8 (+1 tell) 84058.1%
Deputy Speaker0 10100.0%
DUP0 1033.3%
Ind3 00100.0%
Ind Lab1 00100.0%
Lab310 (+1 tell) 36 (+2 tell)184.5%
LDem16 4042.6%
PC1 30100.0%
SDLP2 0066.7%
SNP3 2083.3%
UKUP0 10100.0%
UUP0 7077.8%
Total:344 139174.8%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

Sort by: Name | Constituency | Party | Vote

NameConstituencyPartyVote
Mr John BercowBuckinghamConno
Mr Peter BottomleyWorthing WestConno
Sir Geoffrey Johnson SmithWealdenConno
Mr Edward LeighGainsboroughConno
Mr David MadelSouth West BedfordshireContellno
Dr Brian MawhinneyNorth West CambridgeshireConno
Mr John StanleyTonbridge and MallingConno
Mr Andrew TyrieChichesterConno
Mr John WilkinsonRuislip - NorthwoodConno
Sir Alan HaselhurstSaffron WaldenDeputy Speakeraye
Mr Graham AllenNottingham NorthLab (minister)aye
Mr Stuart BellMiddlesbroughLab (minister)aye
Mr Andrew BennettDenton and ReddishLabaye
Mr Clive BettsSheffield, AttercliffeLab (minister)aye
Mr Dale Campbell-SavoursWorkingtonLabaye
Mr Ian CawseyBrigg and GooleLabaye
Ms Helen ClarkPeterboroughLabaye
Mr Harry CohenLeyton and WansteadLabaye
Mr Mike GapesIlford SouthLabaye
Mr Barry GardinerBrent NorthLabaye
Ms Jane GriffithsReading EastLabaye
Mr John GroganSelbyLabaye
Mr John HealeyWentworthLabaye
Ms Patricia HewittLeicester WestLab (minister)aye
Mr Keith HillStreathamLab (minister)aye
Ms Kate HoeyVauxhallLab (minister)aye
Mr Lindsay HoyleChorleyLabaye
Mr Alan HurstBraintreeLabaye
Mr David JamiesonPlymouth, DevonportLab (minister)aye
Mr Alan JohnsonKingston upon Hull West and HessleLab (minister)aye
Mrs Ann KeenBrentford and IsleworthLabtellaye
Ms Jane KennedyLiverpool, WavertreeLab (minister)aye
Mr David KidneyStaffordLabaye
Dr Stephen LadymanSouth ThanetLabaye
Mr Paul MarsdenShrewsbury and AtchamLabaye
Dr Jim MarshallLeicester SouthLabaye
Mr Andrew MillerEllesmere Port and NestonLabaye
Mr Elliot MorleyScunthorpeLab (minister)aye
Mr Edward O'HaraKnowsley SouthLabaye
Mr Ian PearsonDudley SouthLabaye
Mr Kerry PollardSt AlbansLabaye
Mr Greg PopeHyndburnLab (minister)aye
Mr Peter SnapeWest Bromwich EastLabtellaye
Mr Paul StinchcombeWellingboroughLabaye
Mr Peter Temple-MorrisLeominsterwhilst Labaye
Mr Paddy TippingSherwoodLab (minister)aye
Mr Stephen TwiggEnfield, SouthgateLabaye
Mr David WinnickWalsall NorthLabaye
Mr Ben BradshawExeterLabboth
Mr Paul BurstowSutton and CheamLDemaye
Mr David HeathSomerton and FromeLDemaye
Mr Bob RussellColchesterLDemaye
Professor Steve WebbNorthavonLDemaye
Mr Ieuan Wyn JonesYnys MônPCno
Ms Roseanna CunninghamPerthSNPaye
Mr Alasdair MorganGalloway and Upper NithsdaleSNPaye

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