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WORLD DIABETES DAY, 14TH NOVEMBER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1672: tabled on 16 September 2004

Tabled in the 2003-04 session.

This motion has been signed by 87 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 congratulates the International Diabetes Federation for organising World Diabetes Day which takes place every year on 14th November, the anniversary of the birth of Frederick Banting, who, along with Charles Best, first conceived the idea that led to the discovery of insulin; notes that the focus for this year's worldwide event will be Diabetes and Obesity; congratulates Diabetes UK for the work they will be doing in raising awareness of diabetes around the time of the event, recognises that diabetes can be a cause of a range of other secondary conditions including diabetic retinopathy, which affects six out of 10 people with diabetes and is the most common cause of sight lost among people of working age; further notes that World Diabetes Day will be marked by member associations in over 140 countries including the UK; and further congratulates all those taking part across 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.

Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2004
Leeds North West
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2004
Worthing West
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2004
Canterbury
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 October 2004
South East Cornwall
Burns, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 16 September 2004
West Chelmsford
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 October 2004
Twickenham
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 2004
Cheadle
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 October 2004
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2004
Gower
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2004
Northampton South
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2004
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2004
Tooting
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2004
Bolton North East
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2004
Bristol West
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 October 2004
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 October 2004
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2004
Stroud
Duncan, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 21 October 2004
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2004
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 October 2004
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 1 November 2004
Ribble Valley
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 12 October 2004
Lichfield
Field, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2004
Cities of London and Westminster
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2004
Arundel and South Downs
Flook, Mr Adrian
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 2004
Taunton
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2004
Aberavon
Francois, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 2004
Rayleigh
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2004
Harborough
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 October 2004
St Ives
Gill, Parmjit Singh
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 November 2004
Leicester South
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 12 October 2004
Chesham and Amersham
Goodman, Mr Paul
Conservative
Signed on 12 October 2004
Wycombe
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 12 October 2004
North Wiltshire
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 2004
Ludlow
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2004
Bridgend
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2004
Midlothian
Hammond, Mr Philip
Conservative
Signed on 17 November 2004
Runnymede and Weybridge
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 October 2004
Portsmouth South
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 2 November 2004
North East Hertfordshire
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 October 2004
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2004
Luton North
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Independent Conservative
Signed on 18 October 2004
Basingstoke
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2004
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2004
Barnsley Central
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 October 2004
Cheltenham
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2004
Salisbury
Kidney, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2004
Stafford
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 12 October 2004
New Forest East
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2004
Manchester Central
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 16 September 2004
East Worthing and Shoreham
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 18 October 2004
Mid Worcestershire
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2004
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2004
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McDonagh, Siobhain
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2004
Mitcham and Morden
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2004
Hayes and Harlington
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 18 October 2004
Newark
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2004
Crawley
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 14 October 2004
North East Cambridgeshire
Murrison, Dr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 16 September 2004
Westbury
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2004
Uxbridge
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 October 2004
Strangford
Roe, Dame Marion
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2004
Broxbourne
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 1 November 2004
Romford
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2004
Torbay
Sayeed, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2004
Mid Bedfordshire
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 1 November 2004
South West Bedfordshire
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 12 October 2004
Belfast South
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 2 November 2004
Meriden
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 12 October 2004
Castle Point
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 19 October 2004
East Devon
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 October 2004
Richmond Park
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 October 2004
North Cornwall
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2004
Hamilton South
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2004
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2004
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2004
Stoke-on-Trent North
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 11 October 2004
Upminster
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 October 2004
Angus
Willetts, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 2 November 2004
Havant
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 October 2004
Conwy
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2004
Spelthorne

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.