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ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1011: tabled on 20 June 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 175 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 that Alzheimer's disease is widely acknowledged to be the fourth most common cause of death in the Western world; welcomes the pioneering research into Alzheimer's disease currently being undertaken by Professor Raymond Levy and his team at the Maudsley Hospital in London, and awarded a top priority alpha-rating by the Medical Research Council; congratulates Parke-Davis Research Laboratories on its support for this work; and recognises that the development of an effective treatment for Alzheimer's disease would be a most significant breakthrough, potentially enhancing the quality of life of countless millions throughout the world.

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.

Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 1991
Bournemouth East
Banks, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Harrogate
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1991
North East Derbyshire
Barnes, Mrs Rosie
Independent SDP
Signed on 20 June 1991
Greenwich
Barron, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Rother Valley
Batiste, Spencer
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Elmet
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1991
Leeds West
Beaumont-Dark, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 21 October 1991
East Antrim
Bellotti, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 1991
Eastbourne
Bendall, Mr Vivian
Conservative
Signed on 17 July 1991
Ilford North
Benyon, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Milton Keynes
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1991
St Helens South
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Ealing, Southall
Body, Sir Richard
Conservative
Signed on 21 October 1991
Holland with Boston
Bonsor, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 21 October 1991
Upminster
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 July 1991
Brighton, Kemptown
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Manchester, Withington
Braine, Sir Bernard
Conservative
Signed on 22 July 1991
Castle Point
Bray, Dr Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 18 October 1991
Motherwell South
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1991
Newcastle upon Tyne East
Browne, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 18 October 1991
Winchester
Bruce, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
South Dorset
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1991
Blyth Valley
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1991
Falkirk West
Carlisle, John
Conservative
Signed on 27 June 1991
Luton North
Cartwright, John
Independent SDP
Signed on 18 July 1991
Woolwich
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 23 July 1991
Stafford
Churchill, Winston
Conservative
Signed on 21 October 1991
Davyhulme
Clark, Dr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Rochford
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 17 October 1991
Monklands West
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1991
Tyne Bridge
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 16 October 1991
Leyton
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 July 1991
Romsey and Waterside
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Stockton North
Coombs, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Swindon
Couchman, James
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 1991
Gillingham
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Tooting
Cran, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Beverley
Crowther, Stan
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1991
Rotherham
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 25 July 1991
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Leigh
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 16 October 1991
Edinburgh Central
Davies, Mr Ron
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1991
Caerphilly
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Cheadle
Devlin, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Stockton South
Douglas, Dick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 October 1991
Dunfermline West
Dover, Den
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Chorley
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Glasgow, Pollok
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1991
Crewe and Nantwich
Dykes, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Harrow East
Eadie, Alex
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Midlothian
Eastham, Ken
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Manchester, Blackley
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
St Helens North
Evennett, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Erith and Crayford
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 July 1991
Moray
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 18 October 1991
Warley East
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 June 1991
Southport
Fenner, Dame Peggy
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Medway
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1991
Birkenhead
Finsberg, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Hampstead and Highgate
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 18 October 1991
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 14 October 1991
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Fookes, Dame Janet
Conservative
Signed on 21 October 1991
Plymouth, Drake
Forsythe, Clifford
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 18 October 1991
South Antrim
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1991
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Fox, Sir Marcus
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Shipley
Franks, Cecil
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Barrow and Furness
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 16 October 1991
Glasgow, Maryhill
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1991
Glasgow, Hillhead
Gardiner, Sir George
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Reigate
Garrett, Edward
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Wallsend
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Ludlow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Grant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
South West Cambridgeshire
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Ealing North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Bridgend
Grist, Ian
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Cardiff Central
Grylls, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 21 October 1991
North West Surrey
Hain, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 16 October 1991
Neath
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Exeter
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Wentworth
Hargreaves, Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Hyndburn
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 October 1991
Ashfield
Heal, Sylvia
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Mid Staffordshire
Henderson, Mr Doug
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1991
Newcastle upon Tyne North
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1991
Knowsley North
Howell, David
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Guildford
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1991
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1991
Warrington North
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1991
Newport East
Hunt, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 17 July 1991
Ravensbourne
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 21 October 1991
Basingstoke
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1991
Barnsley Central
Irving, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Cheltenham
Jessel, Toby
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Twickenham
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Wealden
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 June 1991
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1991
Clwyd South West
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 October 1991
Ross, Cromarty and Skye
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 17 October 1991
North Down
Kirkwood, Sir Archy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 October 1991
Roxburgh and Berwickshire
Knowles, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Nottingham East
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 16 October 1991
Cunninghame South
Lamond, James
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1991
Oldham Central and Royton
Lawrence, Sir Ivan
Conservative
Signed on 27 June 1991
Burton
Lester, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 18 October 1991
Broxtowe
Lestor, Joan
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Eccles
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1991
Brent East
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 October 1991
Brecon and Radnor
Lofthouse, Sir Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Pontefract and Castleford
Madel, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 27 June 1991
South West Bedfordshire
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1991
Halifax
Marland, Paul
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
West Gloucestershire
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1991
Glasgow, Shettleston
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 21 October 1991
Carlisle
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
East Hampshire
McAvoy, Mr Thomas
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1991
Glasgow, Rutherglen
McCrindle, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Brentwood and Ongar
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1991
Dumbarton
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 27 June 1991
South Down
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Barnsley West and Penistone
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Paisley South
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Mansfield
Meyer, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1991
Clwyd North West
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1991
Cardiff South and Penarth
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Great Grimsby
Montgomery, Sir Fergus
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Altrincham and Sale
Mowlam, Dr Mo
Labour
Signed on 14 October 1991
Redcar
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 5 July 1991
Falmouth and Camborne
Nicholson, Emma
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 1991
Torridge and West Devon
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1991
Liverpool, Riverside
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1991
Burnley
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1991
Gateshead East
Raffan, Keith
Conservative
Signed on 9 July 1991
Delyn
Randall, Stuart
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1991
Kingston upon Hull West
Rees, Merlyn
Labour
Signed on 25 July 1991
Morley and Leeds South
Ross, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 27 June 1991
East Londonderry
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 July 1991
Banff and Buchan
Shaw, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Dover
Sillars, Jim
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 July 1991
Glasgow, Govan
Sims, Sir Roger
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 1991
Chislehurst
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1991
Islington South and Finsbury
Smith, Timothy
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 1991
Beaconsfield
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 July 1991
South Belfast
Squire, Mr Robin
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Hornchurch
Stanbrook, Ivor
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Orpington
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1991
City of Durham
Summerson, Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 17 October 1991
Walthamstow
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 14 October 1991
Solihull
Temple-Morris, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Leominster
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Wansbeck
Thompson, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Norwich North
Thorne, Sir Neil
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Ilford South
Trotter, Sir Neville
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 1991
Tynemouth
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1991
Wolverhampton South East
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 June 1991
Orkney and Shetland
Wardell, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1991
Gower
Warren, Sir Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 27 June 1991
Hastings and Rye
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 June 1991
Carmarthen
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Macclesfield

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.