Clive Efford MP

Clive Efford - A Strong Voice for Eltham and Plumstead

help the bees

bee.jpgThe Government has lifted the EU ban on neonicotinoid pesticides, ignoring scientific research which has linked the pesticides to huge losses in the UK's bee population. 

By lifting the ban, the government is caving in to short-term commercial pressures from the NFU and pesticide manufacturers at the expense of the bee population in the UK and therefore the future of British farming.

Sign here to demand that the Government protect our bees by reinstating the ban immediately.


Goal: 249 signatures

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signed 2015-08-05 00:06:54 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 21:57:55 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 21:14:44 +0100
This is an important issue that uk voter’s care about come clean with the evidence
signed 2015-08-04 20:33:00 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 20:31:52 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 20:15:18 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 19:40:40 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 18:12:22 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 16:40:44 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 16:36:16 +0100
posted about this on Facebook 2015-08-04 16:31:22 +0100
Sign the petition: help the bees
signed 2015-08-04 16:21:20 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 16:04:56 +0100
All scientific evidence needs to be presented to the public.

The minutes of all environmental meetings need to be transparent and shared.

The government needs to recognise and support The Freedom of Information Act. Further it is government responsibility to represent and protect the UK, it’s inhabitants and environment – full accountability for all actions, decisions and consequences. The custodial role of government needs to be respected as such. For failure to do so: the same fate for politicians that fail to do so as for bankers who falsify evidence.

Further the governments plans to legalise bribery and corruption – in business or elsewhere should be treated as the criminal offence it is.
signed 2015-08-04 15:52:21 +0100
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signed 2015-08-04 14:37:21 +0100
signed via 2015-08-04 14:27:16 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 13:53:20 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 13:43:42 +0100
This government is appalling
signed 2015-08-04 13:29:19 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 13:28:32 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 13:27:12 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 13:04:56 +0100
posted about this on Facebook 2015-08-04 13:03:36 +0100
Sign the petition: help the bees
signed 2015-08-04 13:02:25 +0100
I am very pleased you are also fighting this decision by the government that disregards all the scientific evidence.
signed 2015-08-04 13:01:03 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 12:53:13 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 12:50:58 +0100
signed 2015-08-04 12:47:02 +0100
Agriculture and horticulture need bees. So do we. Ban bee-killing pesticides.

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