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NGAMBA ISLAND CHIMPANZEE SANCTUARY UGANDA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1973: tabled on 21 July 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 28 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 commends the Ngamba Island Sanctuary in Uganda, part of the Chimpanzee Sanctuary and Wildlife Conservation Trust, for its dedicated work over the past 11 years in caring for orphaned and confiscated chimpanzees; celebrates its reputable approach in affectionately caring for the animals, whilst respecting their requirements for a natural environment; acknowledges the invaluable effort undertaken in offering a high-quality educational experience for visitors of all ages; and fully supports its mission to promote the understanding, appreciation and conservation of chimpanzees and their habitats in particular and African wildlife in general.

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.

Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Erith and Thamesmead
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2009
Worthing West
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Gower
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2009
Brigg and Goole
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2009
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 14 October 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Hendon
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 November 2009
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 13 October 2009
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2009
Sunderland North
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2009
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 October 2009
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 October 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Chorley
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2009
Tamworth
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 October 2009
Manchester, Withington
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 October 2009
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Hayes and Harlington
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 October 2009
Strangford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2009
Nottingham South

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.