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MYELOMA AWARENESS WEEK 2011

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1864: tabled on 07 June 2011

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 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 Myeloma Awareness Week 2011, held from 21 to 28 June 2011, as an important event to raise awareness of this rare bone marrow cancer affecting 14,000 people in the UK; welcomes the launch in that week of the Myeloma Academy, an innovative educational resource, developed by Myeloma UK to support healthcare professionals involved in the treatment and care of myeloma patients; further recognises the importance of the Academy in helping deliver the Government's priorities for improving patient outcomes, equality and experience as outlined in Improving Outcomes, a Strategy for Cancer; and encourages hon. Members to endorse the Academy in their constituencies.

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.

Baldry, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 2011
Banbury
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2011
Birmingham, Northfield
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 8 June 2011
East Londonderry
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2011
North Ayrshire and Arran
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2011
Islington North
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 8 June 2011
Belfast North
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 June 2011
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2011
Newport West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 June 2011
St Ives
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2011
Edinburgh East
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2011
North Tyneside
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 June 2011
Portsmouth South
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2011
Hampstead and Kilburn
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 June 2011
Manchester, Withington
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 2011
New Forest East
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 8 June 2011
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2011
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2011
Dundee West
Morden, Jessica
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2011
Newport East
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2011
Ynys Môn
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2011
Southport
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2011
Glenrothes
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 9 June 2011
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 June 2011
Upper Bann
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 11 August 2011
Leicester East

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.