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UK STRATEGY FRAMEWORK FOR WOMEN AND SPORT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 81: tabled on 26 November 2003

Tabled in the 2003-04 session.

This motion has been signed by 58 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 UK co-ordinating Group for Women and Sport on the Launch of the UK Strategy Framework for Women and Sport at the meeting of the International Working Group for Women and Sport, held on 8th to 9th November at Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre; notes that the UK Government has formally endorsed the Brighton declaration thereby making a commitment for equality for women in sport; further notes that one in three girls aged 11 years is overweight and that 40 per cent. of girls drop out of sport at age 18; recognises the outstanding success of British sporting women over the years despite the imbalance in funding; applauds the work of the International Working Group; and wishes them every success in increasing the rate of women's participation in sport.

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.

Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2003
Leyton and Wanstead
Djanogly, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2003
Huntingdon
Duncan, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 2003
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 1 December 2003
Ribble Valley
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 2004
Lichfield
Field, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Cities of London and Westminster
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 9 December 2003
Arundel and South Downs
Francois, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Rayleigh
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Harborough
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 7 January 2004
Chesham and Amersham
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 2003
North Wiltshire
Grayling, Chris
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2003
Epsom and Ewell
Green, Damian
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2003
Ashford
Hammond, Mr Philip
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2003
Runnymede and Weybridge
Hawkins, Mr Nick
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2003
Surrey Heath
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2003
North East Hertfordshire
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 5 May 2004
Wealden
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 8 December 2003
North Down
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Independent Conservative
Signed on 2 December 2003
Basingstoke
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 2003
Salisbury
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 27 January 2004
Bromsgrove
Lait, Mrs Jacqui
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Beckenham
Letwin, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2003
West Dorset
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2003
New Forest East
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 2003
East Worthing and Shoreham
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2003
Mid Worcestershire
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 7 January 2004
Penrith and The Border
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2003
Wolverhampton South West
McIntosh, Miss Anne
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2003
Vale of York
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2003
Newark
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 2003
North East Cambridgeshire
Murrison, Dr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 8 January 2004
Westbury
Osborne, Mr George
Conservative
Signed on 10 February 2004
Tatton
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2003
Ilford North
Pickles, Mr Eric
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 2004
Brentwood and Ongar
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Uxbridge
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 December 2003
Strangford
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Broxbourne
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2003
Romford
Sayeed, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 5 January 2004
Mid Bedfordshire
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2003
South West Bedfordshire
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2003
West Renfrewshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2003
Nottingham South
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2003
Meriden
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2003
Castle Point
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2004
East Devon
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Upminster
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2003
North East Milton Keynes
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2003
Leominster
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2003
Congleton
Yeo, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 1 December 2003
South Suffolk

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.