House of Commons
As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.
CHARITIES BUYING GROUP
EDM #842
Tabled 16 March 2004
2003-04 Session
That this House welcomes the establishment by charity Leonard Cheshire of the Charities Buying Group (CBG); notes that this enables voluntary groups, charities and not-for-profit organisations, local and national, of all sizes, to become members and thus benefit from savings from purchases through buying agreements secured by the CBG; further notes that in its first year of operation, from November 2002, savings in excess of ú1 million were achieved by the 255 charities and voluntary groups, who are members of CBG, across a range of buying areas including electricity, stationery, food and other supplies; congratulates charity Leonard Cheshire for establishing a scheme which will benefit other charities as well as itself; and wishes the CBG every success with its aim of increasing its membership base to achieve savings of ú1 billion over the next five years for charities, not-for-profit organisations and voluntary groups through the use of bulk purchasing agreements.

Signatures (48)

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.
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
22 March 2004
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
23 March 2004
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
23 March 2004
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
26 March 2004
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
17 March 2004
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
22 March 2004
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
22 March 2004
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
24 March 2004
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
18 March 2004
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
18 March 2004
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
27 April 2004
Drew, Mr David
Labour
24 March 2004
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
18 March 2004
Etherington, Bill
Labour
26 March 2004
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
17 March 2004
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
24 March 2004
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
25 March 2004
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
17 March 2004
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
29 March 2004
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
18 March 2004
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
22 March 2004
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
30 March 2004
Jones, Lynne
Labour
17 March 2004
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
18 March 2004
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
17 March 2004
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
25 March 2004
Marris, Rob
Labour
23 March 2004
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
17 March 2004
McDonnell, John
Labour
17 March 2004
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
23 March 2004
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
24 March 2004
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
31 March 2004
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
18 March 2004
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
29 April 2004
Simpson, Alan
Labour
18 March 2004
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
22 March 2004
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
19 April 2004
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
24 March 2004
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
17 March 2004
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
17 March 2004
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
29 March 2004
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.