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NATIONAL VEGETARIAN WEEK

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1254: tabled on 21 May 2004

Tabled in the 2003-04 session.

This motion has been signed by 73 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 welcomes and fully supports the House of Commons Catering Department in actively taking part and supporting the 12th National Vegetarian Week by promoting healthy, tasty vegetarian menu options and reinforcing Her Majesty's Government's 'Five Fruit and Veg a Day' campaign; notes that the Catering Department will be joined by schools and colleges, supermarkets, independent retailers, manufacturers, restaurants, cafes; pubs and three million individual vegetarians across the United Kingdom; recognises the Vegetarian Society's efforts to promote healthy eating and highlight current misleading labelling on food products and menus; further notes that the Food Standard Agency's Strategic Plan for 2005 to 2010 will focus on consumer rights with the aim of enabling them to make informed choices; and calls upon Her Majesty's Government to ensure that clear honest labelling is at the heart of the Agency's Strategic Plan.

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.

Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
North East Derbyshire
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2004
Kingswood
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Leeds North West
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2004
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 2004
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 September 2004
Carshalton and Wallington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 July 2004
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 June 2004
Twickenham
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Cambridge
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2004
Gower
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2004
Leyton and Wanstead
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Putney
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Islington North
Corston, Jean
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Bristol East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2004
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 July 2004
Kingston and Surbiton
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Bristol West
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2004
Burton
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Heywood and Middleton
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Lewisham West
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Stroud
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 8 September 2004
South Swindon
Eagle, Angela
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Wallasey
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2004
Monmouth
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 September 2004
Bath
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 May 2004
St Ives
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2004
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 May 2004
Portsmouth South
Hesford, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2004
Wirral West
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 2004
Orpington
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2004
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2004
Cheltenham
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Ealing, Southall
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2004
Worsley
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 25 May 2004
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2004
Blackpool South
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2004
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 16 September 2004
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2004
Kingston upon Hull North
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Mansfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Crawley
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2004
Forest of Dean
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Ynys Môn
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2004
Ilford North
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Hyndburn
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 June 2004
Southport
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2004
Bradford West
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
City of Durham
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2004
Wellingborough
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2004
Edinburgh East and Musselburgh
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2004
North West Leicestershire
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 October 2004
Richmond Park
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2004
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2004
Finchley and Golders Green
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 May 2004
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Conwy
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 14 September 2004
Batley and Spen

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.