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2008 POPPY APPEAL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2335: tabled on 23 October 2008

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 88 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 the launch of the 2008 Poppy Appeal with the Poppy Man visiting troops in Basra; supports the Royal British Legion in its aim to exceed the £30 million raised in the 2007 Poppy Appeal; pays its respects to those who have lost their lives during conflicts across the world; recognises the sacrifice made by millions of people who have lost their lives, not only during the two world wars, but in other conflicts and peace-keeping operations; pays tribute to the Royal British Legion; and fully supports the work of the Royal British Legion, which helps the 10.5 million serving and ex-service personnel and their families who are eligible for the Legion's range of welfare services, including grant-making to those in need, pensions and benefits advice, counselling and job retraining, home and hospital visits as well as the provision of full nursing care.

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 29 October 2008
Rossendale and Darwen
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2008
Leeds West
Bellingham, Mr Henry
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2008
North West Norfolk
Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 30 October 2008
Buckingham
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2008
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 3 November 2008
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 2008
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 2008
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2008
Birmingham, Northfield
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2008
Solihull
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2008
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 28 October 2008
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2008
Gower
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2008
Leyton and Wanstead
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2008
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2008
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2008
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2008
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2008
Easington
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2008
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 28 October 2008
Shipley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2008
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2008
Hendon
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 30 October 2008
Lagan Valley
Dorries, Nadine
Conservative
Signed on 3 November 2008
Mid Bedfordshire
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2008
Sunderland North
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2008
Hastings and Rye
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2008
Ilford South
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2008
Norwich North
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2008
Romsey
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2008
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 November 2008
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 2008
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2008
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 4 November 2008
Orpington
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2008
Pontypridd
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2008
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 2008
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2008
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2008
Tamworth
Jones, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 29 October 2008
Clwyd West
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2008
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2008
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 30 October 2008
New Forest East
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2008
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 30 October 2008
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 4 November 2008
Penrith and The Border
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2008
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2008
Blackpool South
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Mansfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2008
Crawley
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2008
Wansbeck
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 10 November 2008
Croydon Central
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2008
Hyndburn
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2008
Southport
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2008
Loughborough
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2008
Halifax
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 30 October 2008
Romford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2008
Colchester
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 October 2008
Upper Bann
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 November 2008
Hazel Grove
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 November 2008
East Dunbartonshire
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2008
East Devon
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 29 October 2008
Esher and Walton
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2008
Pudsey
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2008
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 28 October 2008
Liverpool, West Derby
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2008
Angus
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Swansea West
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2008
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2008
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 2008
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 2008
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Wilson, Phil
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2008
Sedgefield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.