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Michael Meacher

Former Labour MP for Oldham West and Royton

@michaelmeacher

Royal Mail

There have been votes in Parliament on the privatisation of Royal Mail. Royal Mail was privatised in October 2013.

Photo: Graham Richardson

Michael Meacher voted against the privatisation of Royal Mail

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about the privatisation of Royal Mail:

  • On 12 Jan 2011: Michael Meacher was absent for a vote on Postal Services Bill — New Clause 2 — Minimum 10 Year Agreement With Post Office Limited Required before Royal Mail Sale Show vote
  • On 12 Jan 2011: Michael Meacher was absent for a vote on Postal Services Bill — Third Reading — Privatisation of Royal Mail Show vote
  • On 27 Oct 2010: Michael Meacher voted against moves intended to permit the privatisation of Royal Mail and to make the company more attractive to private investors. The vote was also against changing the rules relating to ownership of the Post Office and against passing provisions modifying the regulation of postal services, particularly to protect the UK's universal postal service. Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2009: Michael Meacher was absent for a vote on Royal Mail — Rapid partial privatization — rejected Show vote
  • On 11 Feb 2009: Michael Meacher was absent for a vote on Royal Mail — Notes Conservatives' failure to invest Show vote

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