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BALL-BY-BALL COMMENTARY SERVICE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2450: tabled on 27 June 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 49 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 Marylebone Cricket Club, the Royal National Institute of the Blind, Test Match Special and BBC London for the initiative in creating the Ball-by-Ball commentary service, which will enable blind and partially sighted supporters to hear commentary from the stands for all matches at Lord's; calls upon other first class cricket and other sporting venues to follow this initiative; and further calls upon the Government to ensure that facilities like this are available to all Olympic venues for 2012.

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.

Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2006
Rossendale and Darwen
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 29 June 2006
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2006
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2006
South East Cornwall
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 28 June 2006
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2006
Gower
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2006
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2006
Keighley
Mr Dai Davies,
Signed on 4 July 2006
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2006
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2006
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 5 July 2006
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2006
Stroud
Eagle, Angela
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2006
Wallasey
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2006
Newport West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2006
St Ives
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2006
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 July 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2006
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 25 July 2006
Barnsley Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2006
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 October 2006
Feltham and Heston
Khan, Mr Sadiq
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Tooting
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2006
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 June 2006
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2006
Birmingham, Perry Barr
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2006
Hayes and Harlington
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 June 2006
Southport
Redwood, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 9 October 2006
Wokingham
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2006
Rochdale
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2006
Nottingham South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2006
Castle Point
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2006
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2006
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2006
Conwy
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 June 2006
Brecon and Radnorshire
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 July 2006
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 July 2006
East Antrim

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.