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BLUE PETER PRESENTER HELEN SKELTON AND SPORT RELIEF

EDM (Early Day Motion) 962: tabled on 01 March 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 73 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 congratulates Blue Peter presenter Helen Skelton on her 2,000 mile kayak along the Amazon to raise money for Sport Relief; notes her considerable position as a role model to young people and the magnificent example she sets; further notes the forthcoming verification by Guinness World Records of the two records set by Helen during her effort - longest solo journey by kayak and the longest distance travelled in a kayak in 24 hours by a woman; and further notes the work of Sport Relief in raising money to help transform the lives of poor and vulnerable people, both in the UK and all over the world.

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.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2010
Southend West
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Blaydon
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Erith and Thamesmead
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 1 March 2010
Worthing West
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 2 March 2010
Altrincham and Sale West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Elmet
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 March 2010
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Gower
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Stockton North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2010
Kingston and Surbiton
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 March 2010
Belfast North
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 2010
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Sunderland North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 2 March 2010
North Wiltshire
Griffith, Nia
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Llanelli
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 March 2010
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Luton North
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 2 March 2010
Aldershot
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2010
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
Hereford
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Manchester, Withington
Levitt, Tom
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
High Peak
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 2 March 2010
East Worthing and Shoreham
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 March 2010
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Main, Anne
Conservative
Signed on 16 March 2010
St Albans
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Hayes and Harlington
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 15 March 2010
South Down
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Mansfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Crawley
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 5 March 2010
North East Cambridgeshire
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 March 2010
Montgomeryshire
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 1 March 2010
Croydon Central
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 March 2010
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 4 March 2010
Romford
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2010
Rochdale
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 March 2010
Upper Bann
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 1 March 2010
Castle Point
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Eccles
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
East Dunbartonshire
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Stoke-on-Trent North
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 March 2010
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2010
Ceredigion
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 March 2010
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 3 March 2010
Macclesfield
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Batley and Spen
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.