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RACISM IN FOOTBALL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2344: tabled on 01 November 2011

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 37 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 condemns any incidents of racism in sport; notes that there are currently two ongoing investigations into alleged incidents ofracism by high-profile football players; commends the work of the Kick It Out campaign, Show Racism the Red Card and other charities which provide an inspiring service campaigning to ensure football is free from discrimination; and urges the Government to support these organisations in their excellent work.

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.

Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 November 2011
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2011
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2011
Gower
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2011
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2011
Bolton North East
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 November 2011
Belfast North
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 3 November 2011
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2011
St Ives
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2011
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2011
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2011
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2011
Luton North
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2011
Wansbeck
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2011
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 November 2011
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 3 November 2011
Belfast East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 9 November 2011
Brighton, Pavilion
MacNeil, Mr Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 November 2011
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2011
Mansfield
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2011
Livingston
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 November 2011
Leeds North West
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2011
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2011
Bolton South East
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 2 November 2011
South Down
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2011
Liverpool, Walton
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 November 2011
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 November 2011
Upper Bann
Sutcliffe, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2011
Bradford South
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2011
Walsall South
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2011
Bristol West

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.