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LONDON 2012 OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC GAMES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 214: tabled on 29 November 2004

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 96 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

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

Motion text

That this House backs the UK's bid to host the 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games; congratulates the bid team, led by London 2012, in submitting a first class bid to the International Olympic Committee; celebrates the fact that the Games would bring about tremendous benefits to the whole of the UK by boosting sport at all levels, creating jobs and opportunities for UK plc, boosting tourism, regenerating one of the most deprived areas of the UK, inspiring a generation to embrace sport and physical activity and in so doing helping to improve our nation's health; notes that the Games would provide an opportunity to showcase UK arts and culture to a global audience; and notes that the Games would instil a fantastic sense of pride throughout Britain in hosting the best Games the world has ever seen.

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.

Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 January 2005
Edinburgh West
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 2 December 2004
East Antrim
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2005
Kingswood
Blunt, Mr Crispin
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2004
Reigate
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 10 February 2005
Canterbury
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2005
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 December 2004
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Dumfries
Buck, Ms Karen
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2004
Regent's Park and Kensington North
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 December 2004
Cheadle
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 December 2004
North East Fife
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 10 January 2005
Chipping Barnet
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2004
Eastleigh
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 December 2004
Northampton South
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 January 2005
Weston-Super-Mare
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2004
Keighley
Cunningham, Tony
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2005
Workington
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 December 2004
Kingston and Surbiton
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2004
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2004
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 December 2004
Belfast North
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 4 April 2005
Lewisham West
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2005
South Swindon
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2004
Monmouth
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2004
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Follett, Barbara
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2005
Stevenage
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 November 2004
Bath
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2005
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Aberavon
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 21 December 2004
Ilford South
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 November 2004
St Ives
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 December 2004
Romsey
Gill, Parmjit Singh
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Leicester South
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 December 2004
Ludlow
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2004
Reading East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 December 2004
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 December 2004
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 November 2004
North Devon
Hawkins, Mr Nick
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2004
Surrey Heath
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2004
Jarrow
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 2004
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 December 2004
Cheltenham
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2005
Feltham and Heston
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 4 April 2005
Rugby and Kenilworth
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 24 March 2005
Bromsgrove
Knight, Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2005
South Dorset
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2004
Edinburgh North and Leith
Love, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Edmonton
Luke, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2004
Dundee East
Mackay, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2004
Bracknell
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Halifax
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 January 2005
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Hemel Hempstead
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2004
Mansfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 9 December 2004
Crawley
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2004
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2005
Cardiff North
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Bristol North West
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Ochil
Ottaway, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2004
Croydon South
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2004
Ynys Môn
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Ilford North
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2004
Burnley
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2004
Uxbridge
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2004
Loughborough
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 January 2005
Strangford
Roe, Dame Marion
Conservative
Signed on 23 March 2005
Broxbourne
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 November 2004
Colchester
Russell, Christine
Labour
Signed on 4 April 2005
City of Chester
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 21 December 2004
Kettering
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2005
West Renfrewshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2004
Nottingham South
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Islington South and Finsbury
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 30 November 2004
Belfast South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2004
Castle Point
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 January 2005
Truro and St Austell
Teather, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2005
Brent East
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2004
Richmond Park
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 2004
North Cornwall
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2004
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2004
Finchley and Golders Green
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 2004
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 December 2004
Conwy
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 December 2004
Brecon and Radnorshire
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 January 2005
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 2005
Congleton
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2005
Clydebank and Milngavie
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2004
Teignbridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.