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Edward Timpson

Conservative - Eddisbury

1 APPG membership (as of 16 Dec 2020)
Football Club


Debate information

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Significant Eddisbury Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
113,070
c. 545 added daily
121,281
(Estimated)

Increase Number of Guests Permitted at Weddings, according to Venue Capacity

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 11 Sep 2020 Debated on - 9 Nov 2020 View Edward Timpson's petition debate contributions
4 Feb 2021
closes in 2 weeks

Weddings take months and even years of intricate planning. Myself and many others believe the maximum number of guests authorised at wedding ceremonies should be increased. The number of guests permitted at weddings should be calculated according to venue capacity.

146,131
c. 818 added daily
154,264
(Estimated)

Let Us Dance - Support nightclubs, dance music events and festivals

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 14 Oct 2020 Debated on - 9 Nov 2020 View Edward Timpson's petition debate contributions
30 Jan 2021
closes in 1 week, 2 days

Extend funding to nightclubs, dance music events and festivals as part of the £1.57bn support package announced by the government for Britain's arts and culture sector to survive the hit from the pandemic. #LetUSDance


Most recent EDMs signed by Edward Timpson

Date Tabled Title Signatures
8 Jun 2020
Edward Timpson signed this EDM on Monday 8th June 2020

Chester Zoo

Tabled by: Angela Eagle (Labour - Wallasey)
That this House is concerned that Chester Zoo, and other zoos will not be able to reopen alongside ticketed gardens and non-essential retail; is further concerned that no date for the reopening of zoos has been announced; recognises the enormous contribution Chester Zoo makes to the local economy, to educating …
30 signatures
(Most recent: 1 Sep 2020)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 20
Conservative: 7
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Liberal Democrat: 1
View All Edward Timpson's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Edward Timpson has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Edward Timpson has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Edward Timpson


A Bill to amend section 13 of the Courts Act 2003 to change the retirement age for magistrates from 70 to 75; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Tuesday 7th July 2020
(Read Debate)
Next Event - 2nd reading: House of Commons
Date TBA

Edward Timpson has not supported any legislation in the current parliamentary sitting