House of Commons
As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.
SUSTAINABLE SUPPORT FOR FARMERS
EDM #121
Tabled 19 November 2009
2009-10 Session
That this House calls for procurement policies on the purchasing of food supplied by local farmers to supply the supermarkets and shops in their local area; recognises the quality of locally grown and reared produce by local farmers; further calls for efforts to ensure less environmental damage by reducing the number of food miles; further calls for the creation of sustainable communities by bringing together farmers and buyers; and further calls for the establishment of local farm co-operatives to help build relationships between food outlets and their neighbourhood farmers.

Signatures (62)

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.
Abbott, Ms Diane
Labour
08 February 2010
Alexander, Danny
Liberal Democrat
07 December 2009
Anderson, Janet
Labour
26 November 2009
Atkins, Charlotte
Labour
15 December 2009
Austin, John
Labour
01 December 2009
Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
07 December 2009
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
26 November 2009
Burgon, Colin
Labour
26 November 2009
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
24 November 2009
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
26 November 2009
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
08 December 2009
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
03 February 2010
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
30 March 2010
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
26 November 2009
Davies, Dai
Independent
25 November 2009
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
25 November 2009
Drew, Mr David
Labour
25 November 2009
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
24 November 2009
Etherington, Bill
Labour
30 November 2009
Goldsworthy, Julia
Liberal Democrat
03 December 2009
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
25 November 2009
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
30 November 2009
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
25 November 2009
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
16 December 2009
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
26 November 2009
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
01 December 2009
Hoey, Kate
Labour
25 November 2009
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
05 January 2010
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
16 December 2009
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
07 December 2009
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
26 November 2009
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
09 December 2009
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
25 November 2009
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
26 November 2009
Maclean, David
Conservative
07 December 2009
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
26 November 2009
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
25 November 2009
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
14 December 2009
McDonnell, John
Labour
24 November 2009
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
18 January 2010
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
24 November 2009
Owen, Albert
Labour
26 November 2009
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
09 December 2009
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
07 January 2010
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
02 December 2009
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
10 December 2009
Simpson, Alan
Labour
25 November 2009
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
25 November 2009
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
07 December 2009
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
16 December 2009
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
26 November 2009
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
26 November 2009
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
24 November 2009
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
24 November 2009
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
26 November 2009
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.