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Edinburgh South West

Edinburgh South West is a constituency in City of Edinburgh, Scotland. The seat has been held by Joanna Cherry (Scottish National Party) since May 2015.

Current MP

Name: Joanna Cherry

First elected: 2015-05-07

Party: Scottish National Party

Joanna Cherry is the Scottish National Party MP for Edinburgh South West, and has been an MP continuously since 7 May 2015. She currently undertakes the roles of Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Home Affairs), and Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Justice).

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The people of Edinburgh South West have contributed a total of 13,442 signatures to 568 currently open petitions. That's round about average.

Top petitions in Edinburgh South West

Open petitions with the most signatures
  1. End child food poverty – no child should be going hungry
    Opened on Wednesday 14th October 2020
    1,992 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  2. Teach Britain's colonial past as part of the UK's compulsory curriculum
    Opened on Wednesday 10th June 2020
    562 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

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

  4. Reform the Gender Recognition Act.
    Opened on Friday 24th July 2020
    357 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  5. Implement sanctions against the Nigerian Government and officials
    Opened on Tuesday 20th October 2020
    346 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  6. Extend maternity leave by 3 months with pay in light of COVID-19
    Opened on Monday 20th April 2020
    307 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  7. Let Us Dance - Support nightclubs, dance music events and festivals
    Opened on Thursday 30th July 2020
    293 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  8. Allow Salons and Tattoo parlors to open at same time as hairdressers
    Opened on Thursday 25th June 2020
    285 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  9. Omit the NHS from any future trade deal with the US
    Opened on Monday 11th May 2020
    245 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

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

  11. Broker a ceasefire for all sides in Yemen to carry out humanitarian aid
    Opened on Thursday 16th July 2020
    224 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  12. Prevent gyms closing due to a spike in Covid 19 cases
    Opened on Wednesday 12th August 2020
    173 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  13. Coronavirus Support Package for Directors / Shareholders of small Limited Co's.
    Opened on Friday 3rd April 2020
    170 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  14. Add education on diversity and racism to all school curriculums
    Opened on Wednesday 10th June 2020
    168 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  15. Allow football fans to attend matches at all levels
    Opened on Tuesday 29th September 2020
    165 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  16. Give all key workers a 100% tax and Nat. Ins. holiday through COVID-19 crisis
    Opened on Wednesday 1st April 2020
    164 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

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

  18. Lower university tuition fees for students until online teaching ends
    Opened on Monday 5th October 2020
    154 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

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

  20. Prevent any restrictions on those who refuse a Covid-19 vaccination
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    145 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

Open petitions of local interest
  1. End child food poverty – no child should be going hungry
    Opened on Wednesday 14th October 2020
    1,992 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  2. Stop Increase of NHS surcharge £300 to £470 for all international students
    Opened on Wednesday 23rd September 2020
    19 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  3. Ban all unpaid work trial periods
    Opened on Monday 14th September 2020
    101 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  4. Extend proposed Graduate visa route to 2019-20 batch of students due to COVID19
    Opened on Friday 15th May 2020
    144 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  5. Extended Visas indefinitely for International Students.
    Opened on Monday 6th April 2020
    143 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  6. Allow Salons and Tattoo parlors to open at same time as hairdressers
    Opened on Thursday 25th June 2020
    285 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  7. Teach Britain's colonial past as part of the UK's compulsory curriculum
    Opened on Wednesday 10th June 2020
    562 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

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

  9. Reform the Gender Recognition Act.
    Opened on Friday 24th July 2020
    357 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  10. Extend Tier-4 visas and waive third-term tuition fee for international students
    Opened on Monday 11th May 2020
    80 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  11. Introduce statutory licensing and regulation of builders
    Opened on Wednesday 29th July 2020
    41 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  12. Let Us Dance - Support nightclubs, dance music events and festivals
    Opened on Thursday 30th July 2020
    293 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  13. Omit the NHS from any future trade deal with the US
    Opened on Monday 11th May 2020
    245 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  14. Extension for Commonwealth Citizens on Tier 5 Youth Mobility Visas
    Opened on Monday 20th July 2020
    74 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  15. Grant British citizenship to all people in the UK during the Pandemic.
    Opened on Friday 29th May 2020
    120 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  16. Extend furlough scheme for theatre and live music industry.
    Opened on Monday 7th September 2020
    142 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  17. Hold a referendum on English independence from the UK
    Opened on Tuesday 19th May 2020
    55 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  18. Extend maternity leave by 3 months with pay in light of COVID-19
    Opened on Monday 20th April 2020
    307 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  19. Add education on diversity and racism to all school curriculums
    Opened on Wednesday 10th June 2020
    168 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

  20. Ensure Student Nurses are paid whilst on placement
    Opened on Thursday 22nd October 2020
    71 signatures so far in Edinburgh South West

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