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Kelly Tolhurst

Conservative - Rochester and Strood


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Speeches
Monday 11th January 2021
Oral Answers to Questions

The Government are committed to enhancing renters’ security by abolishing no-fault evictions. During the covid-19 pandemic, our collective efforts have …

Written Answers
Wednesday 27th December 2017
Aviation: Planning Permission
To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what plans his Department has to strengthen planning guidance …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Wednesday 29th June 2016
Families with Children and Young People in Debt (Respite) Bill 2016-17
A Bill to place a duty on lenders and creditors to provide periods of financial respite for families with children …
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Richard Irwin Harrington
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in …
EDM signed
Monday 18th July 2016
BASTILLE DAY ATTACK IN NICE
That this House condemns the murder of 84 innocent people and the causing of injuries to many people in Nice …

Debate information

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Significant Rochester and Strood Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
307,897
Petition Closed

Ban the sale of fireworks to the public. Displays for licenced venues only.

Gov Responded - 21 Nov 2018 Debated on - 26 Nov 2018 View Kelly Tolhurst's petition debate contributions
30 Apr 2019
closed 1 year, 10 months ago

Every year fireworks are set off unnecessarily.
Fireworks are a nuisance to the public. They scare animals, young children and people with a phobia.
They injure thousands of people every year.
They cause damage to buildings, vehicles,emergancy vehicles etc.
Lastly Kids are STILL being sold them.

52,451
Petition Closed

Public Holiday on Muslims religious occasions in the UK(Eid ul Fitr&Eid ul Adha)

Gov Responded - 26 Jun 2018 Debated on - 29 Oct 2018 View Kelly Tolhurst's petition debate contributions
29 Nov 2018
closed 2 years, 3 months ago

Public Holiday on Muslims special two religious occasions in a year: 1. Eid ul-Fitr and 2. Eid ul-Adha. This will give an opportunity for Muslim families to get together and share happiness with other religious communities. It is very important for Muslims to celebrate EID.

11,853
Petition Closed

PublicHoliday on Hindus special two religious occasions in a year:Diwali&Dussera

Gov Responded - 3 Jul 2018 Debated on - 29 Oct 2018 View Kelly Tolhurst's petition debate contributions
15 Dec 2018
closed 2 years, 2 months ago

This will give an opportunity for Hindu families to get together and share happiness with other religious communities. It is very important for Hindus to celebrate Diwali and also Diwali — Festival of Lights is a major holiday that is also celebrated by Buddhists, Jains and Sikhs.


Most recent EDMs signed by Kelly Tolhurst

Date Tabled Title Signatures
18 Jul 2016
Kelly Tolhurst signed this EDM as a sponsor on Monday 18th July 2016

BASTILLE DAY ATTACK IN NICE

Tabled by: Jim Shannon (Democratic Unionist Party - Strangford)
That this House condemns the murder of 84 innocent people and the causing of injuries to many people in Nice on Bastille Day 2016; conveys its sincere sympathies to France at this time of grief; and further states that the UK as a nation stands shoulder to shoulder with France …
19 signatures
(Most recent: 25 Oct 2016)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Conservative: 4
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 2
Scottish National Party: 2
Non-affiliated: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
24 May 2016
Kelly Tolhurst signed this EDM on Tuesday 24th May 2016

50TH ANNIVERSARY OF BRITISH INDIAN OCEAN TERRITORY

Tabled by: Andrew Rosindell (Conservative - Romford)
That this House observes that 8 November 2015 was the 50th anniversary of the creation of the British Indian Ocean Territory, the purpose of which was to build a US base on Diego Garcia; notes that an agreement between the UK and the US of 30 December 1966 made provision …
52 signatures
(Most recent: 17 Nov 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 27
Conservative: 7
Labour: 6
Independent: 5
Non-affiliated: 2
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Ulster Unionist Party: 1
Social Democratic & Labour Party: 1
The Independent Group for Change: 1
Green Party: 1
Plaid Cymru: 1
View All Kelly Tolhurst's signed Early Day Motions

Commons initiatives

Kelly Tolhurst has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Kelly Tolhurst has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

1 Bill introduced by Kelly Tolhurst


A Bill to place a duty on lenders and creditors to provide periods of financial respite for families with children and young people in debt in certain circumstances; to place a duty on public authorities to provide access to related advice, guidance and support in those circumstances; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st reading: House of Commons
Wednesday 29th June 2016
(Read Debate)

Kelly Tolhurst has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting