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ANOREXIA WEB SITES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 659: tabled on 03 February 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 50 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 is deeply concerned about Pro Ana web sites which promote anorexia and offer inappropriate encouragement, tips and tricks to potential victims of this terrible affliction; and calls on the Government to investigate ways to deal with such sites, which cause devastation for people and families, and to support sites which offer help and advice to victims and parents.

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 10 February 2009
Rossendale and Darwen
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2009
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Gower
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2009
North Ayrshire and Arran
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 5 February 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2009
Livingston
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 2009
Belfast North
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Sunderland North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2009
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2009
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 5 February 2009
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2009
Portsmouth South
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2009
Cheadle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2009
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 February 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Calder Valley
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Makerfield
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 February 2009
South Antrim
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 February 2009
South Down
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Mansfield
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2009
Leeds North West
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
Southport
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2009
Loughborough
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2009
Halifax
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 March 2009
Strangford
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2009
Rochdale
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 February 2009
Upper Bann
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2009
Hazel Grove
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
East Dunbartonshire
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Conwy
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 February 2009
Teignbridge

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.