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NO SMOKING DAY 2012

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2775: tabled on 27 February 2012

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 40 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 congratulates the No Smoking Day charity on its 29th annual public health campaign, which will take place on 14 March 2012; notes that almost 750,000 smokers made a quit attempt on No Smoking Day last year; further notes that the British Heart Foundation and the No Smoking Day charity have merged to secure the long-term future of the campaign, helping even more smokers to quit; further notes that despite recent tobacco control legislation, smoking remains the number one cause of premature avoidable death in the UK; and further notes the need for continued support of No Smoking Day.

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.

Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2012
York Central
Blackman, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 29 February 2012
Harrow East
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 February 2012
East Londonderry
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2012
Gower
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 16 April 2012
Bolton North East
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2012
Edinburgh West
Cunningham, Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2012
Workington
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 February 2012
Belfast North
Evans, Chris
Labour
Signed on 29 February 2012
Islwyn
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 March 2012
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2012
Ilford South
Glass, Pat
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2012
North West Durham
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2012
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 April 2012
Birmingham, Yardley
Henderson, Gordon
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 2012
Sittingbourne and Sheppey
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Independent
Signed on 1 March 2012
North Down
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2012
Manchester, Withington
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2012
Manchester Central
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 5 March 2012
Belfast East
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 29 February 2012
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2012
Hayes and Harlington
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2012
Livingston
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2012
Southport
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 28 February 2012
South Down
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 February 2012
North Cornwall
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 29 February 2012
Liverpool, Walton
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2012
Glenrothes
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2012
Lewisham, Deptford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 March 2012
Upper Bann
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2012
Walsall South
Watts, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2012
St Helens North
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 March 2012
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 March 2012
Arfon
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2012
Bristol West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.