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NATIONAL MANUFACTURING WEEK, 1-5 MARCH 2010

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1021: tabled on 04 March 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 52 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 welcomes National Manufacturing Week organised by the Engineering Employers Federation, which begins on 1 March 2010; appreciates the importance of British manufacturers in establishing a healthy and sustainable economy; notes that UK manufacturing currently accounts for 2.5 million jobs and 50 per cent. of British exports; further notes that despite an extension of the Enterprise Finance Guarantee to 31 March 2011, many small UK businesses are still not getting the support they need; recognises the potential that UK manufacturing holds in finding solutions to future challenges faced all over the world; and urges the Government to invest in long-term sustainability of the UK economy by supporting British manufacturers through this difficult economic climate.

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.

Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 5 March 2010
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2010
Birmingham, Northfield
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Elmet
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2010
Solihull
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Keighley
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Coventry South
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2010
Kingston and Surbiton
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Glasgow South West
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 10 March 2010
Blaenau Gwent
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
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
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
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2010
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Bolton South East
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
Hereford
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Manchester, Withington
Mason, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 March 2010
Glasgow East
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
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 7 April 2010
Croydon Central
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
Upper Bann
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
East Dunbartonshire
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Leicester East
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 8 March 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2010
Bristol West
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 8 March 2010
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.