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UK YOUTH CHARITY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 927: tabled on 24 February 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 64 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 need to be positive about youth, as the vast majority of young people make a positive contribution to society; notes the work of the charity UK Youth in supporting 750,000 young people to raise their aspirations, realise their potential and recognise their achievements; further recognises the value of non-formal learning in helping young people achieve their goals; further notes the importance of offering an alternative curriculum through non-formal learning to young people who struggle with mainstream education; calls for greater recognition of the achievements of such young people who are making progress within an alternative curriculum; and congratulates UK Youth for its work in this sector as it celebrates its centenary in 2010.

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
Signed on 6 April 2010
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 16 March 2010
Southend West
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2010
Rossendale and Darwen
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2010
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 7 April 2010
Kingswood
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2010
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2010
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2010
Birmingham, Northfield
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 2 March 2010
Blaenau Gwent
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 26 February 2010
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Stroud
Featherstone, Lynne
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2010
Hornsey and Wood Green
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
St Ives
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2010
North Devon
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Luton North
Howarth, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2010
Cambridge
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2010
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Chorley
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Cheadle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Feltham and Heston
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Hereford
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 March 2010
Richmond Park
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Manchester, Withington
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Manchester Central
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Blackpool South
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Calder Valley
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Mansfield
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 March 2010
Montgomeryshire
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 30 March 2010
Croydon Central
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2010
Halifax
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
Rochdale
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2010
Torbay
Sharma, Virendra
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Ealing, Southall
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 March 2010
Upper Bann
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 24 February 2010
Castle Point
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2010
Eccles
Twigg, Derek
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Halton
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2010
Ceredigion
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2010
Cardiff Central

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.