Update on our e-action – 37,000 emails sent
You have sent 37,000 emails to UK parliamentarians through our e-action, Uplands for people, for the climate and for wildlife. Thank you!
All elected parliamentarian in England (MPs), Scotland (MSPs), Wales (MSs) and Northern Ireland (MLAs) has received an email from at least one of their constituents calling for action on Uplands for people, for the climate and for wildlife.
The top-ranking English constituencies
All constituencies across England have supported our e-action, but the MPs receiving the highest number of emails are Conservative MPs, in rural constituencies, many of them with grouse moors:
High Peak, Robert Largan MP, 128 emails
Skipton and Ripon, Julian Smith MP, 119 emails
Sheffield Hallam, Olivia Blake MP, 108 emails
Derbyshire Dales, Sarah Dines MP, 107 emails
Totnes, Anthony Mangnall MP, 104 emails
Calder Valley, Craig Whittaker MP, 99 emails
Hexham, Guy Opperman MP, 99 emails
Stroud, Siobhan Baillie MP, 91 emails
Westmorland and Lonsdale, Tim Farron MP, 91 emails
Suffolk Coastal, Therese Coffey MP, 83 emails
Somerton and Frome, David Warburton MP, 83 emails
West Dorset, Chris Loder MP, 82 emails
Wealden, Nus Ghani MP, 82 emails
The Cotswolds, Geoffrey Clifton-Brown MP, 80 emails
North Devon, Selaine Saxby MP, 79 emails
Torridge and West Devon, Geoffrey Cox MP, 78 emails
St Ives, Derek Thomas MP, 78 emails
Wells, James Heappey MP, 78 emails
Arundel and South Downs, Andrew Griffith MP, 78 emails
Bexhill and Battle, Huw Merriman MP, 77 emails
The top-ranking Scottish constituencies
MSPs representing all Holyrood constituencies have been sent emails – the number received by individual MSPs in each constituency and region varies, but the five strongest-supporting constituencies all have upland areas within their boundaries:
- Skye, Lochaber and Badenoch
2. Perthshire North
3. East Lothian
4. Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale
5. Inverness and Nairn
The constituencies with the least support are all in the lowland and urban central belt of Scotland: Hamilton, Larkhall and Stonehouse; Cumbernauld and Kilsyth; Glasgow Anniesland; Airdrie and Shotts; Glasgow Provan.
If you have signed the e-action and sent a message to your elected representative(s) – thank you! Now please ask your friends to do the same. This e-action closes on 28 October.
If you haven’t yet participated then please have a look at https://wildjustice.eaction.org.uk/saveourskydancers2021/ and see whether you can take part. Many thanks!