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VETERANS' DAY 2008

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1912: tabled on 26 June 2008

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 55 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 27th June marks Veterans' Day 2008; welcomes the opportunity to celebrate the bravery of the UK's armed forces and the continuing contributions of veterans living in the nation's communities today; commends the many Veterans' Day events taking place across the country; and calls on the Government to honour the Military Covenant to ensure dignity and respect for veterans and their families.

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, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2008
Blaydon
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Leeds West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 2008
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2008
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2008
Birmingham, Northfield
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 July 2008
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 July 2008
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2008
Gower
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2008
Keighley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2008
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2008
Livingston
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 October 2008
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2008
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2008
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2008
Newport West
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 2008
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 July 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2008
Ashton-under-Lyne
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 2008
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2008
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 1 July 2008
Orpington
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 9 July 2008
Aldershot
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 2008
Cheadle
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2008
Tamworth
Laws, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 2008
Yeovil
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 July 2008
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 July 2008
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 July 2008
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2008
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2008
Mansfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2008
Crawley
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 7 July 2008
North East Cambridgeshire
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2008
Leeds North West
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 16 July 2008
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2008
Southport
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 July 2008
Dunfermline and West Fife
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 15 July 2008
Strangford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2008
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 July 2008
Upper Bann
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 July 2008
East Dunbartonshire
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 8 July 2008
Esher and Walton
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2008
Pudsey
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2008
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 2 July 2008
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 2008
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 2008
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 November 2008
East Antrim
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 1 July 2008
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 3 July 2008
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.