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NATIONAL EYE HEALTH WEEK 2010

EDM (Early Day Motion) 231: tabled on 15 June 2010

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 49 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 notes that 14 to 19 June 2010 is the UK's first ever National Eye Health Week; further notes that at least 50 per cent. of sight loss is preventable and that early detection through regular eye tests is a simple and practical way to maintain good eye health; and congratulates the organisations involved in Eye Health Week in bringing to the nation's attention the importance of regular sight tests for good eye health and prevention of sight loss.

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.

Aldous, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 2010
Waveney
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2010
Blaydon
Blenkinsop, Tom
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2010
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 23 June 2010
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2010
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2010
Gower
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2010
West Lancashire
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2010
Bolton North East
Dakin, Nic
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2010
Scunthorpe
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2010
Glasgow South West
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2010
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 June 2010
Belfast North
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 16 June 2010
Foyle
Evans, Chris
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2010
Islwyn
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2010
Aberavon
Glass, Pat
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2010
North West Durham
Gwynne, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2010
Denton and Reddish
Hames, Duncan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2010
Chippenham
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2010
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 June 2010
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Independent
Signed on 12 July 2010
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2010
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 June 2010
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2010
Wansbeck
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2010
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2010
Manchester, Withington
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 2010
New Forest East
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2010
Blackpool South
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 June 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 29 June 2010
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2010
Hayes and Harlington
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 2010
Leeds North West
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2010
Ynys Môn
Paisley, Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 June 2010
North Antrim
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 27 July 2010
Halifax
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2010
Glenrothes
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 June 2010
Torbay
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 23 June 2010
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 June 2010
Upper Bann
Stephenson, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2010
Pendle
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2010
Bristol West
Wright, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2010
Norwich South

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.