Provide specific support for the UK Aviation industry

I want the Govt to provide urgent, specific support for the UK Aviation Sector. This can include extending the CJRS or adapting the new CJSS.

7,418 Signatures

Status: Open
Opened: 20 Oct 2020, 5:38 p.m.
Last 24 hours signatures : 2
Estimated Final Signatures: 10,557

Daily Rank: #1585 • Weekly Rank: #1263 • Total Rank: #173


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Recent Speeches related to Provide specific support for the UK Aviation industry

1. Economic Outlook and Furlough Scheme Changes
16/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: (Urgent Question): To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will make a statement on the economic - Speech Link
2: it clear that we will do whatever is needed to support people, jobs and businesses through the present - Speech Link
3: outlook suggested that the reduction in GDP in the UK due to the current hit of coronavirus will have been - Speech Link

2. Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
17/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: Committee, “Economic impact of coronavirus: Gaps in support”, HC 454; and the Government Responses, HC 662 - Speech Link
2: furlough scheme started are included and that this support continues until the UK’s economy is more robust - Speech Link
3: furlough scheme started are included and that this support continues until the UK’s economy is more robust - Speech Link
4: sectors struggling and transport, in particular aviation, would be one of those sectors. Does she agree - Speech Link

3. Covid-19: Economic Package
12/05/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: As we reopen the economy, we will need to support people back to work. We will do so in a measured - Speech Link
2: returns.As a constructive Opposition, we want to work with the Government to ensure that people’s - Speech Link

4. Coronavirus: Supporting Businesses and Individuals
23/02/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: That this House calls on the Government to support businesses and individuals still struggling as - Speech Link
2: forthcoming budget by extending business rates relief for at least another six months, extending the temporary - Speech Link

5. Economy Update
10/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: In response, we are providing significant extra support to protect jobs and livelihoods in every region - Speech Link
2: complement each other and provide certainty and support to people and businesses across the UK. The Bank’s forecast - Speech Link
3: scheme to December. But people and businesses will want to know what comes next, how long we plan to keep - Speech Link
4: self-employed people, I can confirm that the next income support grant, which covers the period November to January - Speech Link
5: crisis that we have been able to provide this level of economic support only because we are a United Kingdom - Speech Link

6. Covid-19: Support for Entertainment and Music Industry Freelancers
09/11/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: ways: first, through the Self-employment Income Support Scheme; secondly, through funding, both from the - Speech Link
2: opportunity to ensure that the Self-employment Income Support Scheme achieved what it was designed to do—essentially - Speech Link
3: However, I stress that the Self-employment Income Support Scheme has been made more generous as a result - Speech Link
4: be congratulated on the support they have been giving to the cultural sector, led by the Secretary of - Speech Link

7. Belfast International Airport
02/12/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to support the operation of Belfast International Airport - Speech Link
2: benefit from a very significant amount of taxpayer support. This includes, but is not limited to, the Coronavirus - Speech Link
3: for Transport money or Northern Ireland finance support, even though a tiny London airport was allocated - Speech Link
4: issue and write to the noble Baroness. Financial support for airports is of course a devolved matter for - Speech Link
5: would help to ensure that, with this support, our aviation industry has a fighting chance of survival in - Speech Link
6: and my department was delighted to be able to support the announcement of the business rates relief, - Speech Link
7: some time. So will the UK Government now treat this as a special case and put some UK Government money into - Speech Link
8: for the medium and long-term recovery of the aviation sector in the form of a recovery plan. This group - Speech Link

8. Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing Bill
05/09/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: should be immensely proud of. The UK has been a leader in this sector, going back some 175 years, when - Speech Link

9. Aviation Sector
10/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: the aviation sector”, HC 268, and the Government response, HC 745; and e-petition 303081, “Support the - Speech Link
2: Business Committee debate on the aviation sector, as must be obvious to the House, 59 Back Benchers wish - Speech Link
3: That this House has considered the aviation sector.Thank you, Madam Deputy Speaker, for - Speech Link

10. Economic Outlook and Furlough Scheme Changes
18/06/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: it clear that we will do whatever is needed to support people, jobs and businesses through the present - Speech Link
2: such as the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme—the CJRS—which has protected almost 9 million jobs and more - Speech Link
3: honourable friend the Chancellor announced that the CJRS would be extended for four months, until the end - Speech Link
4: increasingly on planning for the recovery. We will develop new measures to grow our economy, to back businesses - Speech Link
5: projected fall in GDP of 11.5% this year. Why is the UK likely to experience over this year the worst economic - Speech Link
6: people back to work safely. Will the Minister support proposals by my colleague Ed Davey MP and some - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Provide specific support for the UK Aviation industry
1. Aviation and Business Travel: Coronavirus
asked by: Rebecca Long Bailey
22/10/2020
... if he will provide sector specific financial support for (a) businesses and (b) employees operating in the (i) aviation industry and (ii) business travel sector in response to the covid-19 pandemic.

2. Aviation: Coronavirus
asked by: Baroness McGregor-Smith
30/09/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government how much financial support they plan to provide to the aviation industry in the UK to support that industry during the COVID-19 pandemic; and how they calculated the amount of such support required.

3. Travel and Tourism: Coronavirus
asked by: Greg Clark
03/09/2020
... if he will take steps to provide the travel industry with sector specific support to assist in its recovery from the covid-19 pandemic.

4. Aviation: Finance
asked by: Damian Green
07/12/2020
... if he will publish any impact assessment on the Government's decision to provide financial support to the aviation industry but not to the international sector.

5. Motor Vehicles: Manufacturing Industries
asked by: Mick Whitley
12/10/2020
... whether his Department plans to introduce sector-specific financial support for the automotive industry.

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Aviation workers are facing mass redundancies when the CJRS ends on October 31st. Recently, Manchester Airport Group announced hundreds of redundancies at Manchester, Stansted & East Midlands Airports - one of the reasons they cited was the total lack of sector specific support for Aviation. I want urgent action so that even at this late stage, hundreds of jobs can be saved.


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