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BLACK HISTORY MONTH

EDM (Early Day Motion) 110: tabled on 19 November 2009

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 49 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 celebrates the success of Black History Month 2009; recognises that black people have played a vital role in the history of the country and that everybody benefits by learning more about it; further believes that black and ethnic minority history should be fully integrated into the curriculum to this end; and calls on the Government to look at how the history learnt by everybody all year round might be broadened.

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, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2009
Blaydon
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Erith and Thamesmead
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2009
Leeds West
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
North Ayrshire and Arran
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 25 November 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Burton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 24 November 2009
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2009
Sunderland North
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Oxford West and Abingdon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2009
Barnsley Central
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2009
Brighton, Pavilion
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 November 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mason, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 December 2009
Glasgow East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Makerfield
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 14 December 2009
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2009
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Dundee West
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2009
Mansfield
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 10 December 2009
Croydon Central
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 December 2009
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Loughborough
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2009
North Cornwall
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2009
Bradford West
Slaughter, Andy
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2009
Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2009
Hazel Grove
Taylor, Dr Richard
Independent
Signed on 1 December 2009
Wyre Forest
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Pudsey
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 November 2009
Caernarfon
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2009
Teignbridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.