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HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2011

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1269: tabled on 12 January 2011

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 139 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 on Thursday 27 January 2011, the UK will mark Holocaust Memorial Day, the 66th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration and death camp, Auschwitz-Birkenau, the site of the largest mass murder in human history; further notes that the theme forHolocaust Memorial Day 2011 will be Untold Stories, which provides an opportunity to reflect upon extraordinary experiences of loss and survival during the Holocaust and the immense courage of Holocaust survivors; pays tribute to the survivors who work tirelessly with the Holocaust Educational Trust in order to share their testimony in schools around the country; values theHolocaust Educational Trust 's Lessons from Auschwitz project, which takes thousands of post-16 students and teachers from across the UK toAuschwitz-Birkenau each year; congratulates the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust for organising this year's national Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations; further notes thata Book of Commitment will be placed in the corridor between the Members' Cloakroom and Members' staircase between the hours of 14.30 and 16.30 from Monday 17 January until Thursday 27 January 2011; and strongly encourages all right hon. and hon. Members to sign the book and to participate in this important day to ensure that the Holocaust and its lessons are understood by future generations.

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 26 January 2011
Waveney
Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 2011
Southend West
Bailey, Mr Adrian
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
West Bromwich West
Barron, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Rother Valley
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Aberdeen South
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2011
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Birtwistle, Gordon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2011
Burnley
Blears, Hazel
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Salford and Eccles
Blenkinsop, Tom
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Blunkett, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2011
Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 2011
Worthing West
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2011
Altrincham and Sale West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2011
Carshalton and Wallington
Bridgen, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2011
North West Leicestershire
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 January 2011
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Newcastle upon Tyne East
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2011
Gordon
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Birmingham, Northfield
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 2011
Solihull
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 January 2011
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Neil
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2011
Stroud
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Gower
Clappison, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 2011
Hertsmere
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
North Ayrshire and Arran
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Cynon Valley
Coffey, Ann
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Stockport
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
West Lancashire
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2011
Bolton North East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Dagenham and Rainham
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Stockton North
Curran, Margaret
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2011
Glasgow East
Dakin, Nic
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Scunthorpe
Danczuk, Simon
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Rochdale
David, Mr Wayne
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2011
Caerphilly
Davies, David T. C.
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2011
Monmouth
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 January 2011
Belfast North
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 January 2011
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2011
Liverpool, Riverside
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Sefton Central
Evans, Chris
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2011
Islwyn
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2011
Bath
Fovargue, Yvonne
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Makerfield
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2011
Aberavon
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2011
Ilford South
Gardiner, Barry
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Brent North
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2011
Edinburgh East
Glass, Pat
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
North West Durham
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Birmingham, Hall Green
Greatrex, Tom
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Green, Kate
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2011
Stretford and Urmston
Halfon, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 2011
Harlow
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 January 2011
Portsmouth South
Harris, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Glasgow South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 January 2011
Birmingham, Yardley
Henderson, Gordon
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2011
Sittingbourne and Sheppey
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2011
Jarrow
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2011
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 January 2011
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Huppert, Dr Julian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 January 2011
Cambridge
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2011
Hampstead and Kilburn
Jamieson, Cathy
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2011
Epping Forest
Lammy, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Tottenham
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 January 2011
Manchester, Withington
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 18 January 2011
New Forest East
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2011
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 18 January 2011
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 18 January 2011
Belfast East
Love, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Edmonton
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 25 January 2011
Brighton, Pavilion
Main, Mrs Anne
Conservative
Signed on 24 January 2011
St Albans
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2011
Blackpool South
McCabe, Steve
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Birmingham, Selly Oak
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 January 2011
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 January 2011
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2011
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2011
Dundee West
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2011
Mansfield
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Gateshead
Metcalfe, Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 20 January 2011
South Basildon and East Thurrock
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Morden, Jessica
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2011
Newport East
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Livingston
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2011
Easington
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 2011
Leeds North West
Munt, Tessa
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 January 2011
Wells
Murphy, Paul
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Torfaen
Murray, Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Edinburgh South
Nash, Pamela
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Airdrie and Shotts
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Ynys Môn
Paisley, Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 January 2011
North Antrim
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 2011
Southport
Reynolds, Emma
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Wolverhampton North East
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Halifax
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 January 2011
South Down
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 January 2011
North Cornwall
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 2 February 2011
Romford
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2011
Liverpool, Walton
Roy, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Motherwell and Wishaw
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Glenrothes
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Lewisham, Deptford
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2011
Torbay
Sarwar, Anas
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Glasgow Central
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 January 2011
Strangford
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Huddersfield
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 January 2011
Upper Bann
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2011
Bolsover
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2011
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2011
Blackley and Broughton
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Alyn and Deeside
Umunna, Mr Chuka
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Streatham
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Walsall South
Vickers, Martin
Conservative
Signed on 3 February 2011
Cleethorpes
Walker, Mr Robin
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2011
Worcester
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Stoke-on-Trent North
Weatherley, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 18 January 2011
Hove
Whittingdale, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2011
Maldon
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2011
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 January 2011
Bristol West
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 January 2011
Perth and North Perthshire
Wright, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 2011
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.