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SECOND WORLD WAR EVACUEES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 388: tabled on 04 December 2006

Tabled in the 2006-07 session.

This motion has been signed by 91 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 Evacuees Reunion Association for its work on behalf of the 3.5 million British children evacuated during the Second World War; notes that there are 22 memorials dedicated to civilian groups in the UK; and urges all those with the power and opportunity to give support to the Association in its campaign to establish an appropriate evacuees' memorial so that today's children and future generations will learn about this important part of the UK's history.

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.

Abbott, Ms Diane
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2006
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Rossendale and Darwen
Austin, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2006
Dudley North
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2007
Erith and Thamesmead
Baldry, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2006
Banbury
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2006
Leeds West
Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2006
Buckingham
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 December 2006
Carshalton and Wallington
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Canterbury
Brokenshire, James
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2006
Hornchurch
Buck, Ms Karen
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Regent's Park and Kensington North
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2006
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 December 2006
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2006
Gower
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2006
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2006
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2006
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 18 December 2006
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2006
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Hendon
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 December 2006
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2006
Stroud
Duddridge, James
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 2006
Rochford and Southend East
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2006
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2006
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Ribble Valley
Field, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2006
Cities of London and Westminster
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2006
Aberavon
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 December 2006
St Ives
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 December 2006
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 December 2006
Oxford West and Abingdon
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2006
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 December 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2006
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2006
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2006
Orpington
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2006
Bolton South East
Jackson, Mr Stewart
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Peterborough
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2006
Tamworth
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 December 2006
Hereford
Knight, Mr Greg
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
East Yorkshire
Lait, Mrs Jacqui
Conservative
Signed on 12 December 2006
Beckenham
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Edinburgh North and Leith
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Brighton, Pavilion
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 13 December 2006
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2006
Blackpool South
Mates, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
East Hampshire
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 December 2006
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2006
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2006
Dundee West
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2006
Mansfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2006
Crawley
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 7 December 2006
North East Cambridgeshire
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2007
Croydon Central
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Pendle
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 December 2006
Strangford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 December 2006
Colchester
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2007
Glasgow Central
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2006
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 December 2006
Upper Bann
Simpson, Mr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2006
Mid Norfolk
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Castle Point
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2006
Eccles
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2007
Edinburgh East
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
New Forest West
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2007
East Dunbartonshire
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2006
North West Leicestershire
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2006
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Finchley and Golders Green
Walker, Mr Charles
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2006
Broxbourne
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2006
North Dorset
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2006
Liverpool, West Derby
Whittingdale, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 24 April 2007
Maldon and East Chelmsford
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 8 January 2007
Maidstone and The Weald
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2006
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2006
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 December 2006
Bristol West
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 December 2006
East Antrim
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2006
Macclesfield
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2006
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

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.