Skip to main content

SPORT IN SCHOOLS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 7: tabled on 20 June 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 60 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 notes with concern the increase in the cases of childhood obesity; further notes the decline in sporting participation among young people, with more than 75 per cent. not voluntarily participating; and urges the Government to make weekly physical education part of the core curriculum and to establish a committee to discuss the extent of such activity and to promote sport in school.

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.

Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2001
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2001
South East Cornwall
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2001
Dumfries
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Elmet
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 June 2001
Twickenham
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Northampton South
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2001
Islington North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2001
Weston-Super-Mare
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Keighley
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Glasgow, Pollok
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2001
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Heywood and Middleton
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2001
Guildford
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2001
Stroud
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2001
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Sunderland North
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Glasgow, Kelvin
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2001
Romsey
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2001
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 July 2001
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2001
North Devon
Henderson, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Harwich
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2001
Chorley
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Barnsley Central
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2001
Cheltenham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 2001
Hereford
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Rugby and Kenilworth
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2001
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 12 July 2001
New Forest East
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2001
Worsley
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 25 June 2001
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Marsden, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2001
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Hemel Hempstead
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2001
Mansfield
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2001
Portsmouth North
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 2001
Newbury
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Glasgow, Anniesland
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Vale of Clwyd
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2001
Nottingham South
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 21 June 2001
Belfast South
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2001
Pudsey
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Hamilton South
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2001
Swansea West
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 July 2001
North Tayside
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2001
Teignbridge

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.