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BRITISH TROOPS AT CHRISTMAS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 469: tabled on 15 December 2009

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 55 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 recognises the courageous work and immeasurable sacrifices made by all members of the UK armed forces serving around the world this festive season; acknowledges how hard this time of year is for troops' families and friends; and wishes all service personnel at home and abroad a safe and happy Christmas.

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 5 January 2010
Blaydon
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Leeds West
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2009
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
South East Cornwall
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Sutton and Cheam
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 December 2009
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Leyton and Wanstead
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Keighley
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 5 January 2010
Shipley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 December 2009
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2010
Sunderland North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 2009
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2009
North Wiltshire
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2010
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 January 2010
North Devon
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Luton North
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2010
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 14 January 2010
Tamworth
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Brighton, Pavilion
Mann, John
Labour
Signed on 6 January 2010
Bassetlaw
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 January 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 6 January 2010
Hayes and Harlington
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 2010
Leeds North West
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Loughborough
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 2010
Romford
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Glenrothes
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 2009
Colchester
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 December 2009
Upper Bann
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 15 December 2009
Castle Point
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 5 January 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 January 2010
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Bristol West
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2009
Congleton

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.