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NATIONAL PUB DAY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1210: tabled on 27 March 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 64 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 welcomes the first ever National Pub Day on 4 April 2009; applauds Justice for Licensees and the Save the Great British Pub campaign for this initiative; believes that the British pub is an important part of UK's history and heritage and a community focus for social, sporting and charitable activity; further believes that the public house provides a controlled and sociable drinking environment which encourages responsible drinking; recognises that pubs are currently facing difficult circumstances and require support; believes that more should be done to support and protect pubs and give more power to communities to protect them; and hopes that the first National Pub Day will receive widespread support and become an annual opportunity for celebrating the British pub which is a wonderful and unique institution and something that hon. Members should cherish and celebrate and raise a toast to on 4 April.

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.

Bailey, Mr Adrian
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2009
West Bromwich West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2009
City of York
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 2009
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 April 2009
South East Cornwall
Browne, Mr Jeremy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 March 2009
Taunton
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 April 2009
Twickenham
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 March 2009
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 1 April 2009
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 1 April 2009
Gower
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 1 April 2009
Brigg and Goole
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 4 June 2009
Bolton North East
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 31 March 2009
Easington
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 22 April 2009
Shipley
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 20 April 2009
Livingston
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 31 March 2009
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2009
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2009
Sunderland North
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2009
Ilford South
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 2009
North Wiltshire
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Bedford
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 31 March 2009
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 March 2009
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 March 2009
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 April 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2009
Jarrow
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 April 2009
Chesterfield
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2009
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 November 2009
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 March 2009
Cheadle
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 April 2009
Hereford
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 1 April 2009
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 March 2009
Manchester, Withington
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2009
Calder Valley
McGovern, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2009
Dundee West
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 31 March 2009
Mansfield
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 20 April 2009
North East Cambridgeshire
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 1 April 2009
Hyndburn
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 April 2009
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 April 2009
Southport
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 May 2009
Dunfermline and West Fife
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 March 2009
Rochdale
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 April 2009
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 April 2009
Torbay
Scott, Mr Lee
Conservative
Signed on 31 March 2009
Ilford North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2009
Nottingham South
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 April 2009
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 31 March 2009
Manchester, Blackley
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 April 2009
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 April 2009
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 April 2009
Cardiff Central
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 2009
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 2009
Macclesfield

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.