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BRAIN CANCER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1008: tabled on 04 March 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 70 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 that one in five of all cancers spread to the brain; notes that the number of children dying from a brain tumour in 2007 was 33 per cent. higher than in 2001; further notes that five-year survival rates for brain cancer are low relative to most other cancers; and calls for brain tumour research to receive greater cancer funding from Government than the 0.7 per cent. of all cancer funding that it currently receives.

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.

Ainger, Nick
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire
Ancram, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 2010
Devizes
Baldry, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 24 March 2010
Banbury
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2010
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2010
Kingswood
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2010
Solihull
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Independent
Signed on 25 March 2010
Bury North
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2010
North Ayrshire and Arran
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2010
Tyne Bridge
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2010
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Keighley
Davis, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 2010
Haltemprice and Howden
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Burton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 March 2010
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2010
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
Foyle
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2010
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2010
Ribble Valley
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
St Ives
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2010
Romsey
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2010
North Wiltshire
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2010
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2010
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 March 2010
Birmingham, Yardley
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2010
Jarrow
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Pontypridd
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2010
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Cheadle
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Tamworth
Kawczynski, Daniel
Conservative
Signed on 15 March 2010
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
Hereford
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Manchester, Withington
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Manchester Central
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 March 2010
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Main, Anne
Conservative
Signed on 24 March 2010
St Albans
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2010
Blackpool South
Mates, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 6 April 2010
East Hampshire
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Calder Valley
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Mansfield
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 7 April 2010
Newark
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 2010
North East Cambridgeshire
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2010
Bristol North West
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 15 March 2010
Croydon Central
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Dover
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
Upper Bann
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 8 March 2010
Castle Point
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 6 April 2010
Esher and Walton
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 8 March 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Webb, Prof Steve
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2010
Northavon
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 2010
Bristol West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.