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CANCERBACKUP'S AUDIO INFORMATION PROJECT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2015: tabled on 24 April 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 57 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 notes that an estimated one million people who will be affected by cancer at some point in their lives have sight problems, dyslexia or a reading disability; congratulates cancer information charity Cancerbackup on the launch of the UK's first nationally available series of audio information for people affected by cancer; further notes that audio cancer information enables people with cancer and a print disability to have a degree of independence and privacy hitherto impossible; welcomes the fact that audio information is now available on many of the main cancers, key treatments and main supportive issues dealing with cancer; further notes that this project is funded by a Department of Health section 64 grant; and calls on the Government to ensure that fully accessible healthcare information is available throughout the UK.

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.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 3 May 2006
Southend West
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 26 April 2006
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 April 2006
Carshalton and Wallington
Brown, Lyn
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2006
West Ham
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 May 2006
Gordon
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 May 2006
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 April 2006
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 26 April 2006
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 26 April 2006
Gower
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 26 April 2006
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 4 May 2006
West Lancashire
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2006
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 April 2006
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 2 May 2006
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 May 2006
Kingston and Surbiton
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 4 May 2006
Burton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 May 2006
Belfast North
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 26 April 2006
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 11 May 2006
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2006
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 3 May 2006
Aberavon
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 April 2006
St Ives
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 April 2006
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 May 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2006
Jarrow
Hodgson, Mrs Sharon
Labour
Signed on 4 May 2006
Gateshead East and Washington West
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 April 2006
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 3 May 2006
Luton North
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2006
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2006
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2006
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 April 2006
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 3 May 2006
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2006
Wolverhampton South West
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 May 2006
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 3 May 2006
Belfast South
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2006
Mansfield
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2006
Cardiff North
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2006
Ynys Môn
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 26 April 2006
Strangford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2006
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 26 April 2006
Upper Bann
Soulsby, Sir Peter
Labour
Signed on 6 June 2006
Leicester South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 25 April 2006
Castle Point
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 July 2006
East Dunbartonshire
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 26 April 2006
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2006
Conwy
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 April 2006
Bristol West
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 May 2006
East Antrim
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 3 May 2006
Sittingbourne and Sheppey
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 May 2006
Teignbridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.