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Blackpool South

Blackpool South is a constituency in Lancashire, in the North West of England. The seat has been held by Scott Benton (Conservative) since December 2019.

Current MP

Name: Scott Benton

First elected: 2019-12-12

Party: Conservative

Scott Benton is the Conservative MP for Blackpool South, and has been an MP continuously since 12 December 2019.

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The people of Blackpool South have contributed a total of 11,314 signatures to 548 currently open petitions. That's a lot below average.

Top petitions in Blackpool South

Open petitions with the most signatures
  1. End child food poverty – no child should be going hungry
    Opened on Wednesday 14th October 2020
    1,291 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  2. Allow football fans to attend matches at all levels
    Opened on Tuesday 29th September 2020
    541 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  3. Limit the Sale and Use of Fireworks to Organisers of Licensed Displays Only
    Opened on Tuesday 21st July 2020
    533 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  4. Prevent gyms closing due to a spike in Covid 19 cases
    Opened on Wednesday 12th August 2020
    487 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  5. Reclose schools and colleges due to increase in COVID-19 cases
    Opened on Tuesday 22nd September 2020
    477 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  6. Prevent any restrictions on those who refuse a Covid-19 vaccination
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    336 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  7. Give government workers a fair pay rise
    Opened on Monday 20th July 2020
    335 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  8. Allow Zoos and Wildlife attractions to reopen with social distancing in place
    Opened on Tuesday 9th June 2020
    274 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  9. Keep schools closed until Covid 19 is no longer a threat
    Opened on Friday 5th June 2020
    267 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  10. Provide financial help to zoos, aquariums, & rescue centres during the pandemic.
    Opened on Thursday 30th April 2020
    256 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  11. Exempt golf courses from the list of venues required to close due to Covid-19
    Opened on Friday 1st May 2020
    251 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  12. Require universities to partially refund tuition fees for 20/21 due to Covid-19
    Opened on Wednesday 29th July 2020
    238 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  13. Offer more support to the arts (particularly Theatres and Music) amidst COVID-19
    Opened on Monday 15th June 2020
    205 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  14. Take action to stop illegal immigration and rapidly remove illegal immigrants
    Opened on Wednesday 8th July 2020
    193 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  15. Cancel GCSEs and A Levels in 2021
    Opened on Wednesday 19th August 2020
    170 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  16. Increase Number of Guests Permitted at Weddings, according to Venue Capacity
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    156 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  17. Repeal the Coronavirus Act 2020
    Opened on Thursday 28th May 2020
    143 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  18. Protect Retail Workers from Abuse, Threats and Violence.
    Opened on Friday 24th July 2020
    129 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  19. Ban the exploitative import of young puppies for sale in the UK.
    Opened on Saturday 27th June 2020
    127 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  20. Award all Nursing Staff in the NHS a pay rise of 10% backdated to 1 April 2020
    Opened on Friday 29th May 2020
    126 signatures so far in Blackpool South

Open petitions of local interest
  1. Create a Government-funded national accommodation booking platform,
    Opened on Thursday 30th July 2020
    47 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  2. End child food poverty – no child should be going hungry
    Opened on Wednesday 14th October 2020
    1,291 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  3. Allow football fans to attend matches at all levels
    Opened on Tuesday 29th September 2020
    541 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  4. Give government workers a fair pay rise
    Opened on Monday 20th July 2020
    335 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  5. Keep schools closed until Covid 19 is no longer a threat
    Opened on Friday 5th June 2020
    267 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  6. Limit the Sale and Use of Fireworks to Organisers of Licensed Displays Only
    Opened on Tuesday 21st July 2020
    533 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  7. Repeal Covid-19 Restrictions on opening hours
    Opened on Thursday 1st October 2020
    61 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  8. Allow Zoos and Wildlife attractions to reopen with social distancing in place
    Opened on Tuesday 9th June 2020
    274 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  9. Reclose schools and colleges due to increase in COVID-19 cases
    Opened on Tuesday 22nd September 2020
    477 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  10. Provide financial help to zoos, aquariums, & rescue centres during the pandemic.
    Opened on Thursday 30th April 2020
    256 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  11. Prevent any restrictions on those who refuse a Covid-19 vaccination
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    336 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  12. Take action to stop illegal immigration and rapidly remove illegal immigrants
    Opened on Wednesday 8th July 2020
    193 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  13. Require universities to partially refund tuition fees for 20/21 due to Covid-19
    Opened on Wednesday 29th July 2020
    238 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  14. Exempt golf courses from the list of venues required to close due to Covid-19
    Opened on Friday 1st May 2020
    251 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  15. Offer more support to the arts (particularly Theatres and Music) amidst COVID-19
    Opened on Monday 15th June 2020
    205 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  16. Government to match the £500 bonus to all care staff
    Opened on Tuesday 14th July 2020
    12 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  17. Increase Number of Guests Permitted at Weddings, according to Venue Capacity
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    156 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  18. Protect Retail Workers from Abuse, Threats and Violence.
    Opened on Friday 24th July 2020
    129 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  19. Extend furlough beyond October for the travel industry.
    Opened on Tuesday 1st September 2020
    101 signatures so far in Blackpool South

  20. Repeal the Coronavirus Act 2020
    Opened on Thursday 28th May 2020
    143 signatures so far in Blackpool South

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