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FOUNDATION FOR SPORT AND THE ARTS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 488: tabled on 25 January 1995

Tabled in the 1994-95 session.

This motion has been signed by 115 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House warmly welcomes and supports the continued good works of the Foundation for Sport and the Arts; congratulates Littlewoods, Vernons and Zetters pools on their funding of the Foundation and the Treasury for facilitating its creation; notes that the Foundation provides grants to a wide range of organisations at grass roots and national level, many of which are outside the scope of other funding and congratulates the Secretary and Trustees of the Foundation for doing so on a speedy, efficient and cost effective basis; recognises the capacity of the Foundation to complement other arrangements; and urges all concerned to provide the conditions to ensure the continuation of the Foundation at least at its current levels of operation.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
North East Derbyshire
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
York
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 25 January 1995
East Antrim
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 February 1995
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Bendall, Mr Vivian
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1995
Ilford North
Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 9 February 1995
Bootle
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 2 February 1995
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1995
Eltham
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 16 February 1995
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Manchester, Withington
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1995
Canterbury
Bruce, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
South Dorset
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 1995
Gordon
Butcher, John
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Coventry South West
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 10 February 1995
Cambridge
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 1995
North East Fife
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 16 February 1995
Workington
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 1 February 1995
Falkirk West
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 1995
Montgomery
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 1995
Eastleigh
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 1 February 1995
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Dr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 16 February 1995
Rochford
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Midlothian
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 2 February 1995
Romsey and Waterside
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1995
Falkirk East
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Birmingham, Erdington
Couchman, James
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Gillingham
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 27 January 1995
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Leigh
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1995
Glasgow, Govan
Davies, Bryan
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Oldham Central and Royton
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 6 February 1995
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Devlin, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1995
Stockton South
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Lewisham West
Dunn, Mr Bob
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1995
Dartford
Elletson, Harold
Conservative
Signed on 14 February 1995
Blackpool North
Evans, David
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Welwyn Hatfield
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
St Helens North
Forsythe, Clifford
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 2 March 1995
South Antrim
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 1995
Bath
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 9 February 1995
Glasgow, Hillhead
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1995
Ilford South
Gardiner, Sir George
Conservative
Signed on 14 February 1995
Reigate
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1995
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Bridgend
Grylls, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
North West Surrey
Hall, Mr Mike
Labour
Signed on 1 February 1995
Warrington South
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Exeter
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Wentworth
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 1995
North Devon
Hicks, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 16 February 1995
South East Cornwall
Home Robertson, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
East Lothian
Howarth, Alan
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Stratford-on-Avon
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Warrington North
Hughes, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Doncaster North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 1995
Southwark and Bermondsey
Jamieson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Plymouth, Devonport
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 1995
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1995
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 1995
Cheltenham
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 1995
Ross, Cromarty and Skye
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1995
Salisbury
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Staffordshire Moorlands
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 27 January 1995
Gainsborough and Horncastle
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 6 February 1995
Brent East
Lynne, Liz
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 1995
Rochdale
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1995
Thurrock
Maclennan, Mr Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 1995
Caithness and Sutherland
Maddock, Mrs Diana
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 1995
Christchurch
Maitland, Lady Olga
Conservative
Signed on 27 January 1995
Sutton and Cheam
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Dundee East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 6 February 1995
Makerfield
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1995
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Mansfield
Michie, Mrs Ray
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 1995
Argyll and Bute
Moate, Sir Roger
Conservative
Signed on 14 February 1995
Faversham
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 1 February 1995
Knowsley South
Pawsey, James
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1995
Rugby and Kenilworth
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1995
Stalybridge and Hyde
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1995
Burnley
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 21 March 1995
Lewes
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 1995
Newbury
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Dundee West
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1995
Huddersfield
Steel, Sir David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 1995
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
City of Durham
Stern, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 27 January 1995
Bristol North West
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 February 1995
Truro
Temple-Morris, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 1995
Leominster
Thompson, Sir Donald
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Calder Valley
Thurnham, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 1 February 1995
Bolton North East
Tipping, Paddy
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Sherwood
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Wolverhampton South East
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 1995
North Cornwall
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1995
Reading East
Walden, George
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1995
Buckingham
Walker, Sir Harold
Labour
Signed on 14 February 1995
Doncaster Central
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 1995
Orkney and Shetland
Waller, Gary
Conservative
Signed on 15 March 1995
Keighley
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 27 March 1995
Liverpool, West Derby
Wiggin, Sir Jerry
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Weston-Super-Mare
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 1 February 1995
Caernarfon
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 January 1995
Swansea West
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1995
Congleton
Wolfson, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 1995
Sevenoaks

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

FOUNDATION FOR SPORT AND THE ARTS (Amendment 1)
at end add `and to these ends this House urges a policy of fully implemented freedom of competition as between the Football Pools and the National Lottery.'.
Social Democratic & Labour Party, Newry and Armagh
1
signature
EDM 488A1: tabled on 22 February 1995