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Rutherglen and Hamilton West

Rutherglen and Hamilton West is a constituency in South Lanarkshire, Scotland. The seat has been held by Margaret Ferrier (Independent) since December 2019.

Current MP

Name: Margaret Ferrier

First elected: 2019-12-12

Party: Independent

Margaret Ferrier is the Independent MP for Rutherglen and Hamilton West, and has been an MP continuously since 12 December 2019.

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The people of Rutherglen and Hamilton West have contributed a total of 9,852 signatures to 497 currently open petitions. That's a lot below average.

Top petitions in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

Open petitions with the most signatures
  1. End child food poverty – no child should be going hungry
    Opened on Wednesday 14th October 2020
    1,239 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  2. Extend maternity leave by 3 months with pay in light of COVID-19
    Opened on Monday 20th April 2020
    631 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton 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
    513 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  4. Give government workers a fair pay rise
    Opened on Monday 20th July 2020
    315 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  5. Allow Salons and Tattoo parlors to open at same time as hairdressers
    Opened on Thursday 25th June 2020
    286 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  6. Give all key workers a 100% tax and Nat. Ins. holiday through COVID-19 crisis
    Opened on Wednesday 1st April 2020
    239 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  7. Teach Britain's colonial past as part of the UK's compulsory curriculum
    Opened on Wednesday 10th June 2020
    231 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  8. Let Us Dance - Support nightclubs, dance music events and festivals
    Opened on Thursday 30th July 2020
    198 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  9. Reform the Gender Recognition Act.
    Opened on Friday 24th July 2020
    191 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  10. Increase Number of Guests Permitted at Weddings, according to Venue Capacity
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    181 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  11. Omit the NHS from any future trade deal with the US
    Opened on Monday 11th May 2020
    170 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  12. Extend furlough beyond October for the travel industry.
    Opened on Tuesday 1st September 2020
    169 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

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

  14. Implement sanctions against the Nigerian Government and officials
    Opened on Tuesday 20th October 2020
    155 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  15. Allow football fans to attend matches at all levels
    Opened on Tuesday 29th September 2020
    150 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  16. Allow gyms and leisure centres to reopen
    Opened on Wednesday 22nd April 2020
    148 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  17. Ban the exploitative import of young puppies for sale in the UK.
    Opened on Saturday 27th June 2020
    142 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  18. Prevent gyms closing due to a spike in Covid 19 cases
    Opened on Wednesday 12th August 2020
    142 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  19. Enshrine the Military Covenant in UK Law
    Opened on Friday 31st July 2020
    134 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  20. Coronavirus Support Package for Directors / Shareholders of small Limited Co's.
    Opened on Friday 3rd April 2020
    119 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

Open petitions of local interest
  1. Award all Nursing Staff in the NHS a pay rise of 10% backdated to 1 April 2020
    Opened on Friday 29th May 2020
    513 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  2. End child food poverty – no child should be going hungry
    Opened on Wednesday 14th October 2020
    1,239 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  3. Extend maternity leave by 3 months with pay in light of COVID-19
    Opened on Monday 20th April 2020
    631 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  4. Give government workers a fair pay rise
    Opened on Monday 20th July 2020
    315 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  5. Require child sexual abuse to be reported with penalties for failure to do so
    Opened on Monday 21st September 2020
    50 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

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

  7. Extend furlough beyond October for the travel industry.
    Opened on Tuesday 1st September 2020
    169 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  8. Hold a referendum on returning devolved powers to the UK Government
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    20 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  9. Hold a referendum on English independence from the UK
    Opened on Tuesday 19th May 2020
    59 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  10. Ensure mental health care is available for all children having cancer treatment.
    Opened on Wednesday 21st October 2020
    24 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  11. Remove the requirement for a section 30 order to hold an Independence Referendum
    Opened on Friday 10th July 2020
    21 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  12. Give all key workers a 100% tax and Nat. Ins. holiday through COVID-19 crisis
    Opened on Wednesday 1st April 2020
    239 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  13. Increase Number of Guests Permitted at Weddings, according to Venue Capacity
    Opened on Tuesday 4th August 2020
    181 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  14. Mandatory life sentences for child sexual abuse
    Opened on Thursday 16th April 2020
    76 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  15. Reform the Gender Recognition Act.
    Opened on Friday 24th July 2020
    191 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  16. Enshrine the Military Covenant in UK Law
    Opened on Friday 31st July 2020
    134 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  17. Let Us Dance - Support nightclubs, dance music events and festivals
    Opened on Thursday 30th July 2020
    198 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  18. Omit the NHS from any future trade deal with the US
    Opened on Monday 11th May 2020
    170 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  19. Halt Trident renewal and spend the funds on fighting the coronavirus.
    Opened on Wednesday 13th May 2020
    37 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

  20. One-off Grant To Be Paid To Anyone Who Has Not Benefited From A Covid-19 Scheme
    Opened on Wednesday 3rd June 2020
    108 signatures so far in Rutherglen and Hamilton West

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