Election of Speaker — 23 Oct 2000

Dr Tony Wright MP, Cannock Chase voted in the minority (Aye).

I beg to move, as an amendment to the Question, to leave out "Mr. Michael J. Martin" and insert thereof "Sir George Young".

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a man of grave deportment, and good morals but looked upon as a violent Tory.

The Election of the Speaker is still very uncertain, for at least twenty of Mr. Smith's friends are absent.

a purse of 1000 guineas as a token of her satisfaction of his choice.

Question put, That the amendment be made:--

The House divided: Ayes 241, Noes 317.

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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
Con4 129 (+1 tell)083.8%
DUP0 1033.3%
Ind2 10100.0%
Ind Lab1 00100.0%
Lab295 (+2 tell) 70 (+1 tell)189.1%
LDem8 28076.6%
PC1 30100.0%
SDLP1 0033.3%
SNP3 2083.3%
UKUP0 10100.0%
UUP0 5055.6%
Total:315 240186.0%

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

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Mr William CashStoneConno
Mrs Gillian ShephardSouth West NorfolkConno
Mr John WilkinsonRuislip - NorthwoodConno
Mrs Ann WintertonCongletonConno
Mr Michael MartinGlasgow Springburnwhilst Deputy Speakerno
Mr Graham AllenNottingham NorthLabaye
Mr Donald AndersonSwansea EastLabaye
Ms Hilary ArmstrongNorth West DurhamLabaye
Miss Margaret BeckettDerby SouthLabaye
Mr Stuart BellMiddlesbroughLabaye
Mr Andrew BennettDenton and ReddishLabaye
Mr Clive BettsSheffield, AttercliffeLabaye
Mrs Liz BlackmanErewashLabaye
Mr David BlunkettSheffield, BrightsideLabaye
Mr Dale Campbell-SavoursWorkingtonLabaye
Mr Ivor CaplinHoveLabaye
Mr Ian CawseyBrigg and GooleLabaye
Ms Helen ClarkPeterboroughLabaye
Mr Charles ClarkeNorwich SouthLabaye
Mr Vernon CoakerGedlingLabaye
Mr John DenhamSouthampton, ItchenLabaye
Mr Frank FieldBirkenheadLabaye
Mr Mark FisherStoke-on-Trent CentralLabaye
Ms Lorna FitzsimonsRochdaleLabaye
Mr Derek FosterBishop AucklandLabaye
Ms Jane GriffithsReading EastLabaye
Mr John GroganSelbyLabaye
Ms Patricia HewittLeicester WestLabaye
Mr Keith HillStreathamLabaye
Mrs Margaret HodgeBarkingLabaye
Ms Kate HoeyVauxhallLabaye
Mr Alan HowarthNewport EastLabaye
Mr Lindsay HoyleChorleyLabaye
Ms Beverley HughesStretford and UrmstonLabaye
Mrs Helen JacksonSheffield, HillsboroughLabaye
Mr David JamiesonPlymouth, DevonportLabaye
Mr Alan JohnsonKingston upon Hull West and HessleLabaye
Miss Melanie JohnsonWelwyn HatfieldLabaye
Dr Lynne JonesBirmingham, Selly OakLabaye
Ms Sally KeebleNorthampton NorthLabaye
Ms Ruth KellyBolton WestLabaye
Ms Jane KennedyLiverpool, WavertreeLabaye
Mr David LockWyre ForestLabaye
Mr Denis MacShaneRotherhamLabaye
Ms Fiona MactaggartSloughLabaye
Mr Peter MandelsonHartlepoolLabaye
Mr Paul MarsdenShrewsbury and AtchamLabaye
Dr Jim MarshallLeicester SouthLabaye
Mr Robert Marshall-AndrewsMedwayLabaye
Mr Andrew MillerEllesmere Port and NestonLabaye
Mr Austin MitchellGreat GrimsbyLabaye
Mr Elliot MorleyScunthorpeLabaye
Sir John MorrisAberavonLabaye
Mr Ian PearsonDudley SouthLabaye
Mr Peter PikeBurnleyLabaye
Mr Greg PopeHyndburnLabaye
Mr Giles RadiceNorth DurhamLabaye
Mr Bill RammellHarlowLabaye
Mr Nick RaynsfordGreenwich and WoolwichLabaye
Mr Andy ReedLoughboroughLabaye
Mr Martin SalterReading WestLabtellaye
Mr Robert SheldonAshton-under-LyneLabaye
Mr Clive SoleyEaling, Acton and Shepherd's BushLabaye
Dr Phyllis StarkeyMilton Keynes South WestLabaye
Mr Jack StrawBlackburnLabaye
Mr Graham StringerManchester, BlackleyLabaye
Ms Gisela StuartBirmingham, EdgbastonLabaye
Mrs Ann TaylorDewsburyLabaye
Mr Peter Temple-MorrisLeominsterwhilst Labaye
Mr Stephen TimmsEast HamLabaye
Mr Paddy TippingSherwoodLabaye
Mr Mark ToddSouth DerbyshireLabaye
Dr George TurnerNorth West NorfolkLabaye
Mr Stephen TwiggEnfield, SouthgateLabaye
Mr Keith VazLeicester EastLabaye
Dr Tony WrightCannock ChaseLabaye
Mr Ben BradshawExeterLabboth
Mr Richard AllanSheffield, HallamLDemno
Mr Malcolm BruceGordonLDemno
Mr Brian CotterWeston-Super-MareLDemno
Mr Andrew GeorgeSt IvesLDemno
Ms Sandra GidleyRomseyLDemno
Mr Mike HancockPortsmouth SouthLDemno
Mr David HeathSomerton and FromeLDemno
Mr Richard LivseyBrecon and RadnorshireLDemno
Mr Ieuan Wyn JonesYnys MônPCno
Ms Roseanna CunninghamPerthSNPaye
Mr Alasdair MorganGalloway and Upper NithsdaleSNPaye

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