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Clacton

Clacton is a constituency in Essex, in the East of England. The seat has been held by Giles Watling (Conservative) since June 2017.

Current MP

Name: Giles Watling

First elected: 2017-06-08

Party: Conservative

Giles Watling is the Conservative MP for Clacton, and has been an MP continuously since 8 June 2017.

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The people of Clacton have contributed a total of 15,123 signatures to 773 currently open petitions. That's a lot below average.

Top petitions in Clacton

Open petitions with the most signatures
  1. Reclose schools and colleges due to increase in COVID-19 cases
    Opened on Tuesday 22nd September 2020
    991 signatures so far in Clacton

  2. End child food poverty – no child should be going hungry
    Opened on Wednesday 14th October 2020
    788 signatures so far in Clacton

  3. Close schools in Tier 4 areas
    Opened on Monday 21st December 2020
    761 signatures so far in Clacton

  4. Limit the Sale and Use of Fireworks to Organisers of Licensed Displays Only
    Opened on Tuesday 21st July 2020
    503 signatures so far in Clacton

  5. Tougher sentences for hit and run drivers who cause death
    Opened on Monday 20th July 2020
    455 signatures so far in Clacton

  6. Reduce University student tuition fees from £9250 to £3000
    Opened on Monday 5th October 2020
    409 signatures so far in Clacton

  7. Take action to stop illegal immigration and rapidly remove illegal immigrants
    Opened on Wednesday 8th July 2020
    385 signatures so far in Clacton

  8. Prioritise teachers, school and childcare staff for Covid-19 vaccination
    Opened on Tuesday 20th October 2020
    380 signatures so far in Clacton

  9. Prevent any restrictions on those who refuse a Covid-19 vaccination
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    368 signatures so far in Clacton

  10. Prevent gyms closing due to a spike in Covid 19 cases
    Opened on Wednesday 12th August 2020
    359 signatures so far in Clacton

  11. Cancel GCSEs and A Levels in 2021
    Opened on Wednesday 19th August 2020
    252 signatures so far in Clacton

  12. Cancel GCSE and A-levels in 2021 replace with Course Work and Teacher Assessment
    Opened on Tuesday 29th December 2020
    221 signatures so far in Clacton

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

  14. Make dog theft a specific criminal offence
    Opened on Friday 20th November 2020
    205 signatures so far in Clacton

  15. Ban the exploitative import of young puppies for sale in the UK.
    Opened on Saturday 27th June 2020
    189 signatures so far in Clacton

  16. Allow football fans to attend matches at all levels
    Opened on Tuesday 29th September 2020
    188 signatures so far in Clacton

  17. Protect Retail Workers from Abuse, Threats and Violence.
    Opened on Friday 24th July 2020
    178 signatures so far in Clacton

  18. Shut all nurseries and early years settings during lockdown
    Opened on Tuesday 5th January 2021
    168 signatures so far in Clacton

  19. All nurseries and places of education to stay closed after Xmas to 15 January
    Opened on Wednesday 2nd December 2020
    153 signatures so far in Clacton

  20. Allow golf to be played with appropriate safety measures
    Opened on Friday 6th November 2020
    144 signatures so far in Clacton

Open petitions of local interest
  1. Back date the Furlough Scheme so that those employed September are included
    Opened on Wednesday 13th January 2021
    19 signatures so far in Clacton

  2. Require all key and essential workers be paid at least the Real Living Wage
    Opened on Tuesday 22nd December 2020
    59 signatures so far in Clacton

  3. Close schools in Tier 4 areas
    Opened on Monday 21st December 2020
    761 signatures so far in Clacton

  4. Reclose schools and colleges due to increase in COVID-19 cases
    Opened on Tuesday 22nd September 2020
    991 signatures so far in Clacton

  5. Tougher sentences for hit and run drivers who cause death
    Opened on Monday 20th July 2020
    455 signatures so far in Clacton

  6. Take action to stop illegal immigration and rapidly remove illegal immigrants
    Opened on Wednesday 8th July 2020
    385 signatures so far in Clacton

  7. Create new restrictions and offences for financial transparency in Parliament
    Opened on Monday 17th August 2020
    14 signatures so far in Clacton

  8. Limit the Sale and Use of Fireworks to Organisers of Licensed Displays Only
    Opened on Tuesday 21st July 2020
    503 signatures so far in Clacton

  9. Review and reduce the decibel limit on fireworks sold to the public
    Opened on Friday 2nd October 2020
    64 signatures so far in Clacton

  10. End child food poverty – no child should be going hungry
    Opened on Wednesday 14th October 2020
    788 signatures so far in Clacton

  11. All nurseries and places of education to stay closed after Xmas to 15 January
    Opened on Wednesday 2nd December 2020
    153 signatures so far in Clacton

  12. Abolish the 5% VAT applied to domestic gas and electric bills.
    Opened on Thursday 7th January 2021
    17 signatures so far in Clacton

  13. Prevent any restrictions on those who refuse a Covid-19 vaccination
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    368 signatures so far in Clacton

  14. Ongoing 100% business rate relief for all Early Years settings in England
    Opened on Monday 4th January 2021
    25 signatures so far in Clacton

  15. Extend driving theory test certificates expiring in 2020/21 by 12 months
    Opened on Tuesday 10th November 2020
    128 signatures so far in Clacton

  16. Cancel GCSE and A-levels in 2021 replace with Course Work and Teacher Assessment
    Opened on Tuesday 29th December 2020
    221 signatures so far in Clacton

  17. Make dog theft a specific criminal offence
    Opened on Friday 20th November 2020
    205 signatures so far in Clacton

  18. Reduce University student tuition fees from £9250 to £3000
    Opened on Monday 5th October 2020
    409 signatures so far in Clacton

  19. Require negative covid test to enter the UK
    Opened on Wednesday 30th December 2020
    125 signatures so far in Clacton

  20. Prioritise teachers, school and childcare staff for Covid-19 vaccination
    Opened on Tuesday 20th October 2020
    380 signatures so far in Clacton

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