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DONKEY SANCTUARY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 295: tabled on 15 December 2008

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 45 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 tremendous achievements of the Donkey Sanctuary as the largest organisation of its kind in the world, providing year-round rescue and rehabilitation for donkeys and mules worldwide since its inception in 1973; acknowledges the invaluable work undertaken in helping to improve the lives of working donkeys, including medical research, the provision of free clinical treatment and free professional advice on donkey care; congratulates the founder, Dr Elisabeth Svendsen MBE, for her tireless work and dedication to furthering the cause of animal welfare through donation-funded activities and work with other charities and local authorities; and further acknowledges the valuable work undertaken by its sister charity, the Elisabeth Svendsen Trust, in providing free facilities and visits for special needs children and the elderly, bringing delight, pleasure and learning to both old and young.

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 23 April 2009
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2008
Southend West
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2009
Blaydon
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2008
Rossendale and Darwen
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2008
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
South East Cornwall
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Gower
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2008
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Easington
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 January 2009
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2008
Shipley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2008
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 December 2008
Belfast North
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 14 January 2009
Sunderland North
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2008
North Wiltshire
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2009
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2009
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2008
Luton North
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Cheadle
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2008
Manchester, Withington
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2008
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2009
Mansfield
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2009
North East Cambridgeshire
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2008
Knowsley South
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2008
Colchester
Scott, Mr Lee
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2008
Ilford North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2008
Nottingham South
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 16 December 2008
Castle Point
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Hazel Grove
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2009
Finchley and Golders Green

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.