House of Commons
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BRITISH VETERANS ATHLETICS FEDERATION
EDM #759
Tabled 18 May 2000
1999-00 Session
That this House congratulates the British Veterans Athletics Federation on gaining 114 gold medals at the 13th World Veterans Track and Field Championships, held at Gateshead and South Tyneside between July 29th and August 8th 1999, in particular the four world records set by Stephen Peters (Men's Over 45, 200m), Rosemary Chimes (Women's Over 65 discus), Jenny Brown (Women's Over 40 Heptathlon) and the Women's Over 60, 4 by 400m relay team; commends the federation for having the foresight and ability,together with Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council and the South Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council, to successfully bid to bring these championships to Great Britain and to provide such a memorable and well-organised athletics event for the 78 participating countries; and urges the Minister for Sport to support more plans to encourage more people of older age groups to participate in active sport as part of a healthy lifestyle.

Signatures (53)

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.
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
18 May 2000
Clark, Dr David
Labour
18 May 2000
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
23 May 2000
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
18 May 2000
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
18 May 2000
Cox, Tom
Labour
18 May 2000
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
29 June 2000
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
18 May 2000
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
18 May 2000
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
19 May 2000
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
22 May 2000
Efford, Clive
Labour
25 May 2000
Etherington, Bill
Labour
18 May 2000
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
18 May 2000
Foster, Mr Derek
Labour
18 May 2000
Foster (Worcs.), Mr Michael
Labour
05 June 2000
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
18 May 2000
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
18 May 2000
Gordon, Mrs Eileen
Labour
25 May 2000
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
22 May 2000
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
18 May 2000
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
18 May 2000
Henderson, Mr Doug
Labour
18 May 2000
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
25 May 2000
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
22 May 2000
Jones, Lynne
Labour
18 May 2000
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
20 June 2000
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
22 May 2000
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
18 May 2000
Maginnis, Mr Ken
Ulster Unionist Party
25 May 2000
Marsden, Mr Paul
Labour
23 May 2000
Maxton, Mr John
Labour
18 May 2000
McDonnell, John
Labour
18 May 2000
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
18 May 2000
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
18 May 2000
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
25 May 2000
Rapson, Syd
Labour
24 May 2000
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
18 May 2000
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
18 May 2000
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
18 July 2000
Simpson, Alan
Labour
18 May 2000
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
06 June 2000
Taylor, David
Labour
18 May 2000
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
24 May 2000
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
18 May 2000
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
05 June 2000
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
18 May 2000
There are no withdrawn signatures for this Motion