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COMIC RELIEF 20TH ANNIVERSARY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 707: tabled on 09 February 2005

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 54 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 celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Comic Relief and the events being organised this year for Red Nose Day 2005: Big Hair and Beyond, on 11th March; praises the ongoing commitment to help end poverty and social injustice both in the UK and the poorest countries in the world; commends the hundreds of comedians who continue to support Comic Relief through the use of comedy and laughter to convey serious messages; pays tribute to the enduring generosity of the public and those in the media and corporate worlds; applauds all those who have helped raise nearly ú300 million to date; and encourages all honourable Members to support all future fund raising activities.

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.

Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 February 2005
South East Cornwall
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Dumfries
Buck, Ms Karen
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Regent's Park and Kensington North
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2005
Twickenham
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2005
Cambridge
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 February 2005
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Gower
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Leyton and Wanstead
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Putney
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Islington North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Weston-Super-Mare
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Burton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Stroud
Eagle, Angela
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Wallasey
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 22 February 2005
Ribble Valley
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2005
St Ives
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2005
Romsey
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Bridgend
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2005
North Devon
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2005
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 February 2005
North Down
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2005
Cheltenham
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 23 February 2005
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2005
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Mansfield
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Great Grimsby
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Crawley
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 February 2005
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Ynys Môn
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Ilford North
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2005
Burnley
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Loughborough
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 February 2005
Strangford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Nottingham South
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2005
Truro and St Austell
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
Richmond Park
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2005
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Conwy
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.