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Petition: Change the GCSE English Literature exam from closed book to open book.

Last year, lots of students struggled with GCSE English Literature as it was a closed book exam. Because of this many failed. How can they expect us to remember quotes from 15 poems, plus how to analyse them, plus remembering the whole plot, themes, characters and quotes from another book.

RankConstituencySignatures
1Watford995
2Brent North924
3Epsom and Ewell915
4Ealing North899
5St Albans873
6Chesham and Amersham850
7Esher and Walton843
8Warrington South837
9Wycombe832
10Hayes and Harlington824
11Ilford South802
12South West Hertfordshire796
13Reigate788
14Harrow East782
15Chipping Barnet771
16Milton Keynes South752
17Hitchin and Harpenden751
18Hertsmere738
19Hemel Hempstead733
20Ashford718
21Brent Central715
22Slough714
23Harrow West711
24Stevenage704
25=Hendon699
25=Chelmsford699
27=East Surrey688
27=Ilford North688
29Croydon North675
30Brentford and Isleworth668
31=Carshalton and Wallington662
31=Edmonton662
33Welwyn Hatfield661
34Enfield North657
35Hornsey and Wood Green653
36=Tottenham646
36=Sutton and Cheam646
38Birmingham, Hodge Hill642
39=Epping Forest640
39=Crawley640
41=Ealing, Southall639
41=Surrey Heath639
43Horsham634
44Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner623
45Kingston and Surbiton620
46Twickenham619
47Blackburn616
48Feltham and Heston612
49Barking607
50=Mitcham and Morden604
50=Holborn and St Pancras604
52Braintree602
53Walthamstow597
54Croydon South593
55Richmond Park589
56Mole Valley583
57Beaconsfield578
58Uxbridge and South Ruislip574
59East Ham568
60Enfield, Southgate562
61South East Cambridgeshire561
62Brentwood and Ongar556
63Bracknell555
64Oldham West and Royton554
65Tonbridge and Malling552
66Finchley and Golders Green551
67Poplar and Limehouse550
68Ealing Central and Acton548
69=North East Bedfordshire538
69=Saffron Walden538
71Maidstone and The Weald536
72Leicester East528
73=Birmingham, Perry Barr524
73=Aylesbury524
73=Croydon Central524
76=Guildford522
76=Witham522
78Hackney South and Shoreditch521
79Windsor519
80Milton Keynes North517
81Broxbourne514
82Mid Sussex512
83Gravesham508
84=Luton North504
84=Buckingham504
86Colchester503
87Tunbridge Wells502
88Hornchurch and Upminster499
89Luton South498
90=Bethnal Green and Bow496
90=Southport496
92Dagenham and Rainham492
93South Northamptonshire490
94West Ham489
95South West Bedfordshire488
96Orpington486
97=Birmingham, Ladywood484
97=Mid Bedfordshire484
99Waveney483
100North East Hampshire475
101Hackney North and Stoke Newington473
102Hampstead and Kilburn472
103Runnymede and Weybridge471
104South Suffolk466
105Bradford East464
106Harwich and North Essex462
107Romford461
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108=Beckenham457
110Altrincham and Sale West455
111Ipswich449
112South Cambridgeshire448
113Reading West447
114Brighton, Pavilion442
115South Ribble436
116Mid Norfolk435
117=Birmingham, Hall Green433
117=Folkestone and Hythe433
119Wimbledon431
120Warley430
121Rochester and Strood429
122North East Hertfordshire427
123=Maidenhead426
123=Bexhill and Battle426
123=Islington North426
126=Hove422
126=Central Suffolk and North Ipswich422
126=Maldon422
129Manchester, Gorton421
130Wokingham420
131Oxford West and Abingdon417
132Dulwich and West Norwood416
133Lichfield413
134Macclesfield408
135Dartford407
136South West Surrey400
137Colne Valley399
138Banbury398
139Sevenoaks397
140=North West Cambridgeshire396
140=Warrington North396
142=Suffolk Coastal395
142=Bury St Edmunds395
142=Stretford and Urmston395
145=Newark393
145=Leyton and Wanstead393
147Bristol North West392
148Hammersmith391
149Chingford and Woodford Green389
150=Streatham388
150=Rochdale388
152=Harborough387
152=Putney387
152=Woking387
155=Erith and Thamesmead385
155=Bristol West385
157=Bromley and Chislehurst382
157=Henley382
159Leicester South381
160Stafford376
161South Norfolk374
162Canterbury369
163=Manchester Central367
163=Loughborough367
165=Westminster North366
165=Lewisham, Deptford366
165=Halton366
168Rushcliffe364
169Lewisham West and Penge363
170Basildon and Billericay360
171Thurrock352
172=Oldham East and Saddleworth351
172=Weaver Vale351
172=Hertford and Stortford351
175=Camberwell and Peckham350
175=Sleaford and North Hykeham350
177=West Suffolk347
177=Arundel and South Downs347
179Reading East346
180=Walsall South345
180=Tooting345
182Pudsey344
183=Bootle341
183=Bromsgrove341
185Cheltenham340
186Wythenshawe and Sale East339
187=South West Wiltshire338
187=Spelthorne338
189=Basingstoke337
189=Old Bexley and Sidcup337
191=Tatton334
191=Newbury334
193Wantage333
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194=Chatham and Aylesford331
194=Wealden331
194=Cannock Chase331
198Cheadle329
199=Wells328
199=Lewisham East328
201Islington South and Finsbury327
202Sittingbourne and Sheppey326
203=Charnwood325
203=Devizes325
205=Brighton, Kemptown323
205=Blackley and Broughton323
207Congleton321
208Bermondsey and Old Southwark318
209Bradford West314
210=Lewes310
210=Gillingham and Rainham310
212=Harlow309
212=West Bromwich East309
214Kensington308
215=Broadland307
215=Bexleyheath and Crayford307
217Norwich South306
218Burton305
219Huddersfield302
220Bournemouth East300
221Greenwich and Woolwich299
222=South Basildon and East Thurrock298
222=Aldershot298
222=Daventry298
225Newcastle upon Tyne Central297
226Eltham295
227=Chichester294
227=Huntingdon294
227=Birmingham, Yardley294
227=Westmorland and Lonsdale294
231Grantham and Stamford293
232=Gloucester291
232=Denton and Reddish291
234Vauxhall290
235Hastings and Rye288
236=Stroud287
236=Winchester287
236=Somerton and Frome287
239=Shrewsbury and Atcham284
239=Leeds North East284
239=Poole284
242Great Yarmouth283
243Chippenham282
244North Somerset281
245South Leicestershire280
246Bolton South East279
247Stalybridge and Hyde278
248=Bognor Regis and Littlehampton277
248=Mid Dorset and North Poole277
248=Battersea277
248=Birmingham, Erdington277
248=Wolverhampton North East277
253=Sherwood276
253=Salisbury276
255Rayleigh and Wickford274
256=South West Devon273
256=Oxford East273
256=Chelsea and Fulham273
259=Rochford and Southend East271
259=Wolverhampton South East271
261Walsall North270
262=Sefton Central268
262=East Devon268
264=Redditch267
264=Ashton-under-Lyne267
266Leicester West265
267Bury North264
268Castle Point260
269=Harrogate and Knaresborough259
269=North Dorset259
271Bristol East258
272=West Bromwich West257
272=Aldridge-Brownhills257
274Bedford255
275Eastbourne253
276=Wolverhampton South West252
276=Tewkesbury252
278=Rossendale and Darwen251
278=New Forest East251
280South Swindon249
281=Meriden245
281=Eddisbury245
281=Cities of London and Westminster245
284Crewe and Nantwich244
285Bath243
286=Cambridge242
286=Norwich North242
286=Dover242
289=Northampton South236
289=Nuneaton236
291=Fylde235
291=Liverpool, West Derby235
291=Northampton North235
291=Hereford and South Herefordshire235
295North Swindon234
296=Southend West232
296=Nottingham North232
298=Wellingborough231
298=Taunton Deane231
300=North East Somerset230
300=Ribble Valley230
302North East Derbyshire228
303=Bristol South225
303=The Wrekin225
303=East Worthing and Shoreham225
306=Solihull223
306=Christchurch223
308=Nottingham East222
308=Newcastle upon Tyne North222
310=Sutton Coldfield221
310=Tamworth221
310=Bosworth221
313=North West Hampshire218
313=Gedling218
315Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport217
316Telford216
317North Norfolk215
318=Chorley214
318=Weston-super-Mare214
320Blaydon211
321=Heywood and Middleton210
321=Stone210
323Wyre Forest209
324=North Herefordshire207
324=Beverley and Holderness207
326=Derby South206
326=Mansfield206
328Coventry North East205
329Birmingham, Edgbaston204
330=Worsley and Eccles South203
330=Rugby203
330=North Devon203
330=Bournemouth West203
334Nottingham South202
335South Staffordshire200
336=Rutland and Melton199
336=Bolton North East199
338=Worthing West198
338=Plymouth, Moor View198
340=North Wiltshire197
340=Jarrow197
342=Filton and Bradley Stoke196
342=Stourbridge196
342=Stockport196
345Dewsbury192
346Wakefield191
347Hyndburn190
348Bolton West189
349=North East Cambridgeshire188
349=Leeds East188
349=Clacton188
349=Shipley188
349=Torbay188
354=Chesterfield187
354=Garston and Halewood187
354=Bury South187
357West Dorset186
358Preston185
359=Morecambe and Lunesdale184
359=Redcar184
361Witney183
362=Leeds North West181
362=Halesowen and Rowley Regis181
362=The Cotswolds181
365Warwick and Leamington180
366=Derby North179
366=Birmingham, Selly Oak179
368Southampton, Test178
369St Helens South and Whiston177
370=Skipton and Ripon176
370=North West Leicestershire176
370=North Shropshire176
373=Wyre and Preston North173
373=South Derbyshire173
375=Bradford South172
375=Eastleigh172
377Newton Abbot168
378Batley and Spen167
379Louth and Horncastle166
380South Dorset165
381East Hampshire164
382Rotherham162
383Salford and Eccles158
384Kingswood157
385South West Norfolk156
386=Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland155
386=Totnes155
386=North Warwickshire155
389Southampton, Itchen153
390Thornbury and Yate152
391=Leeds West151
391=Stratford-on-Avon151
393Pendle149
394New Forest West148
395=Stoke-on-Trent South147
395=Ludlow147
395=Corby147
395=Penistone and Stocksbridge147
399=Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough146
399=Knowsley146
399=Mid Worcestershire146
399=Gateshead146
399=Kenilworth and Southam146
404=Stockton South145
404=Meon Valley145
404=Fareham145
407=Dudley North144
407=Doncaster Central144
409=Birmingham, Northfield142
409=Wansbeck142
411=North Thanet141
411=North Tyneside141
413=Portsmouth South140
413=South East Cornwall140
415Broxtowe139
416Halifax138
417=Peterborough137
417=Liverpool, Riverside137
419=Tiverton and Honiton136
419=Tynemouth136
421=Lincoln135
421=Liverpool, Wavertree135
421=Romsey and Southampton North135
424Newcastle upon Tyne East134
425=Portsmouth North133
425=Stoke-on-Trent North133
425=Keighley133
428=Dudley South132
428=Wigan132
430Hazel Grove131
431=North West Durham130
431=Calder Valley130
433=Staffordshire Moorlands129
433=Selby and Ainsty129
433=Kettering129
436=Blackpool South127
436=Bolsover127
438=West Lancashire126
438=St Helens North126
440=St Ives124
440=Lancaster and Fleetwood124
442=Forest of Dean121
442=Newcastle-under-Lyme121
444=Erewash120
444=South Shields120
446=Elmet and Rothwell118
446=Leeds Central118
448Don Valley117
449Torridge and West Devon116
450Coventry North West115
451Sheffield, Hallam114
452=South Thanet113
452=Coventry South113
452=Hexham113
452=North West Norfolk113
456=Sunderland Central112
456=Exeter112
458Liverpool, Walton111
459=High Peak109
459=Leigh109
461=Stockton North108
461=Gainsborough108
463Burnley107
464=North Cornwall104
464=West Worcestershire104
466Haltemprice and Howden103
467=Yeovil102
467=Sheffield, Heeley102
469=Derbyshire Dales101
469=Havant101
471Central Devon99
472=Boston and Skegness97
472=Makerfield97
474=Scunthorpe96
474=Sedgefield96
476Sheffield South East95
477Thirsk and Malton94
478Carlisle93
479York Outer92
480Bridgwater and West Somerset91
481Amber Valley90
482=Easington88
482=North Durham88
484Cleethorpes86
485Stoke-on-Trent Central84
486=Isle of Wight83
486=Mid Derbyshire83
488Penrith and The Border82
489=City of Chester81
489=Copeland81
491=Camborne and Redruth76
491=Ellesmere Port and Neston76
491=St Austell and Newquay76
494=Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford75
494=Workington75
496=Blyth Valley74
496=Houghton and Sunderland South74
498=Rother Valley73
498=Blackpool North and Cleveleys73
500East Yorkshire72
501=Morley and Outwood71
501=Birkenhead71
501=Darlington71
504=South Holland and The Deepings69
504=Cardiff South and Penarth69
506Ashfield68
507Richmond (Yorks)67
508=Washington and Sunderland West66
508=Gosport66
510=Delyn64
510=York Central64
510=City of Durham64
513Wallasey60
514=Wirral South59
514=Barrow and Furness59
516=Cardiff North58
516=Sheffield Central58
516=Hemsworth58
519=Scarborough and Whitby57
519=Great Grimsby57
521=Cardiff West54
521=Wrexham54
523=Truro and Falmouth53
523=Worcester53
525=Wirral West50
525=Middlesbrough50
525=Doncaster North50
525=Alyn and Deeside50
529Clwyd West49
530Wentworth and Dearne48
531Clwyd South45
532=Brigg and Goole44
532=Bassetlaw44
534Vale of Clwyd41
535Cardiff Central38
536Torfaen37
537Berwick-upon-Tweed36
538Barnsley Central34
539=Aberconwy33
539=Newport East33
539=Hartlepool33
542Bishop Auckland31
543Montgomeryshire30
544Monmouth27
545=Swansea East25
545=Kingston upon Hull East25
545=Kingston upon Hull North25
545=Vale of Glamorgan25
549Bridgend24
550Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle22
551Newport West21
552=Barnsley East19
552=Gower19
554=Brecon and Radnorshire17
554=Swansea West17
556Ogmore16
557=Foyle15
557=Stirling15
559=Arfon13
559=South Down13
561Belfast South12
562=Edinburgh West11
562=Upper Bann11
562=Lagan Valley11
562=Blaenau Gwent11
562=East Lothian11
567=East Londonderry10
567=North Down10
567=Ceredigion10
567=East Dunbartonshire10
567=Islwyn10
572=East Antrim9
572=Fermanagh and South Tyrone9
572=Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale9
572=Aberdeen North9
572=Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire9
572=Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey9
572=Gordon9
579=Belfast East8
579=Caerphilly8
579=Aberavon8
579=Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill8
579=Strangford8
579=Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk8
585=Edinburgh North and Leith7
585=Cynon Valley7
585=Newry and Armagh7
585=Carmarthen East and Dinefwr7
585=Livingston7
585=Perth and North Perthshire7
585=Mid Ulster7
592=Linlithgow and East Falkirk6
592=South Antrim6
592=Moray6
592=Ochil and South Perthshire6
592=Edinburgh South West6
592=Pontypridd6
592=North Antrim6
592=Belfast North6
592=Rutherglen and Hamilton West6
592=West Tyrone6
602=Dumfries and Galloway5
602=Dunfermline and West Fife5
602=Edinburgh East5
602=Rhondda5
602=West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine5
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602=Glenrothes5
602=Preseli Pembrokeshire5
602=Lanark and Hamilton East5
602=East Renfrewshire5
602=Neath5
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613=Paisley and Renfrewshire North4
613=Banff and Buchan4
613=Ynys Môn4
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613=Glasgow North4
613=Llanelli4
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623=Angus3
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623=Orkney and Shetland3
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623=West Dunbartonshire3
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631=Falkirk2
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631=Kilmarnock and Loudoun2
631=Argyll and Bute2
631=Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney2
631=Midlothian2
631=Na h-Eileanan an Iar2
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641=Motherwell and Wishaw1
641=Dundee West1
641=North East Fife1
641=East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow1
641=Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock1
641=Ross, Skye and Lochaber1
641=Glasgow South West1