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CHRIS BRASHER AND THE LONDON MARATHON

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1104: tabled on 29 April 2003

Tabled in the 2002-03 session.

This motion has been signed by 49 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 pays tribute to the late Chris Brasher, Olympic Gold Medalist and founder of the London Marathon, for his life-time of service to UK athletics; recognises in particular his lasting contribution to athletics through the annual London Marathon which over the last 23 years has become the most important mass-participation athletics event in the world; notes that more than 32,000 people took part in this year's Flora London Marathon on 13th April, each of them covering a distance of 26.2 miles; congratulates the participants and their sponsors for raising more than ú32 million for a wide range of charities; thanks all those involved in the organisation of the event; and looks forward to further equally successful London marathons in the years ahead.

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.

Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 May 2003
South East Cornwall
Brennan, Kevin
Labour
Signed on 7 May 2003
Cardiff West
Burnside, David
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 12 May 2003
South Antrim
Cairns, David
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2003
Greenock and Inverclyde
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 May 2003
Cheadle
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2003
Blyth Valley
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2003
Islington North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 May 2003
Weston-Super-Mare
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2003
Keighley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 1 May 2003
Hendon
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 May 2003
Stroud
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2003
Monmouth
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2003
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2003
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 7 May 2003
Aberavon
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 30 April 2003
Harborough
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 May 2003
St Ives
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 April 2003
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 13 May 2003
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 May 2003
Chesterfield
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2003
Barnsley Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2003
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 May 2003
Cheltenham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 May 2003
Hereford
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2003
Edinburgh North and Leith
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 6 May 2003
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Lucas, Ian
Labour
Signed on 13 May 2003
Wrexham
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 12 May 2003
Wolverhampton South West
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2003
Hayes and Harlington
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 7 May 2003
Crawley
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2003
Ilford North
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2003
Romford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2003
Nottingham South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 7 May 2003
Castle Point
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2003
Manchester, Blackley
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2003
North West Leicestershire
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 April 2003
Richmond Park
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 April 2003
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2003
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2003
Conwy
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 30 April 2003
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 1 May 2003
Macclesfield
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 7 May 2003
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.