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VOLUNTARY SECTOR IN THE NORTH WEST

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1011: tabled on 04 March 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 39 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 applauds the work and contribution made by the voluntary sector in the North West of England; notes with admiration the dedication and commitment of all those in the voluntary sector; believes that they are the unsung heroes working at the heart of communities helping some of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged in the North West; recognises the increased demand for the services and support provided by the voluntary sector during the economic downturn; and calls on the Government and local authorities in the North West to engage with the voluntary sector and provide any additional support to help voluntary organisations meet the demand for their services and to put in place measures to ensure the voluntary sector in the North West can grow and flourish for the benefit of all those in the North West, particularly those in greatest need.

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, Janet
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2010
Rossendale and Darwen
Blears, Hazel
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Salford
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
South Ribble
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 2010
Altrincham and Sale West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Blyth Valley
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2010
Liverpool, Riverside
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2010
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2010
Portsmouth South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2010
Bolton South East
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Tamworth
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Manchester, Withington
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Manchester Central
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2010
Blackpool South
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
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 7 April 2010
Ellesmere Port and Neston
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2010
Knowsley South
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Hyndburn
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 March 2010
Southport
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
Rochdale
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
Upper Bann
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2010
Eccles
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Manchester, Blackley
Wallace, Mr Ben
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 2010
Lancaster and Wyre
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 8 March 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 8 March 2010
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.