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HEROES WELCOME SCHEME

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1582: tabled on 03 June 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 57 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 applauds the initiative of over 500 businesses in Scarborough that have already joined the Heroes Welcome scheme; notes that participants offer visiting service personnel special acknowledgement and discounts at hotels, restaurants and other service or retail firms; and calls on other towns and cities around the country to follow Scarborough's lead and join Heroes Welcome UK in order to give support, quiet recognition and a little extra hospitality as a way of showing gratitude to armed forces personnel 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.

Ancram, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2009
Devizes
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2009
Rossendale and Darwen
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2009
Leeds West
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Worthing West
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Canterbury
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 June 2009
South East Cornwall
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 June 2009
East Londonderry
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2009
Keighley
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 4 June 2009
Shipley
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 21 July 2009
Belfast North
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 June 2009
Lagan Valley
Dorries, Nadine
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2009
Mid Bedfordshire
Duddridge, James
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Rochford and Southend East
Dunne, Mr Philip
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2009
Ludlow
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2009
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2009
Newport West
Fox, Dr Liam
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2009
Woodspring
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 June 2009
St Ives
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Chesham and Amersham
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2009
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 July 2009
North Devon
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2009
South Holland and The Deepings
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 June 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 3 June 2009
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Aldershot
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 4 June 2009
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2009
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Mr Stewart
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Peterborough
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2009
Tamworth
Knight, Mr Greg
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
East Yorkshire
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 June 2009
Manchester, Withington
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 8 June 2009
New Forest East
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 10 June 2009
East Worthing and Shoreham
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 4 June 2009
Calder Valley
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 June 2009
South Antrim
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 3 June 2009
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Mundell, David
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale
O'Brien, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Eddisbury
Pritchard, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2009
The Wrekin
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2009
Halifax
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 June 2009
Strangford
Scott, Mr Lee
Conservative
Signed on 10 June 2009
Ilford North
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 June 2009
Upper Bann
Stuart, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Beverley and Holderness
Twigg, Derek
Labour
Signed on 3 June 2009
Halton
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Wallace, Mr Ben
Conservative
Signed on 3 June 2009
Lancaster and Wyre
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 June 2009
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 4 June 2009
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 4 June 2009
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.