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TRUSTEES' WEEK 2013

EDM (Early Day Motion) 639: tabled on 29 October 2013

Tabled in the 2013-14 session.

This motion has been signed by 61 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 welcomes the fourth annual Trustees' Week between 4 and 10 November 2013 as an opportunity to recruit new trustees and to celebrate the work of nearly one million charity trustees across the UK and the vital contribution they make to civil society; notes the importance of the role good trustees and good governance play in successful charities across the UK; encourages everyone to think about the difference they could make to the community by becoming a trustee and to look at the Trustee's Week website for more information; urges hon. Members to attend the Trustees' Week reception at the Cabinet Office on 5 November 2013; and thanks the Charity Commission, OSCR, the Small Charities Coalition, Charity Finance Group, NCVO, SCVO, and Reach Volunteering for having had the foresight to establish Trustees' Week as an annual event, alongside a host of additional partners.

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.

Allen, Mr Graham
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2013
Nottingham North
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2013
Blaydon
Blackman, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 8 November 2013
Harrow East
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2013
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2013
North East Fife
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Gower
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2013
Bolton North East
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Stockton North
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Glasgow South West
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2013
Heywood and Middleton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2013
Holborn and St Pancras
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2013
Aberdeen North
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 30 October 2013
Foyle
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2013
Ilford South
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2013
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2013
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
Signed on 30 October 2013
Portsmouth South
Henderson, Gordon
Conservative
Signed on 31 October 2013
Sittingbourne and Sheppey
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 30 October 2013
Wealden
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 6 November 2013
North Down
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2013
Knowsley
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Wansbeck
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 October 2013
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 6 November 2013
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 11 November 2013
Belfast East
Love, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Edmonton
McCartney, Karl
Conservative
Signed on 5 November 2013
Lincoln
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 November 2013
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2013
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Dundee West
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2013
Mansfield
Metcalfe, Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 5 November 2013
South Basildon and East Thurrock
Morden, Jessica
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2013
Newport East
Morris, David
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2013
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 4 November 2013
Easington
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2013
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Paisley, Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 November 2013
North Antrim
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 5 November 2013
South Down
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2013
Liverpool, Walton
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2013
Glenrothes
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2013
Vale of Clwyd
Russell, Sir Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2013
Colchester
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Ealing, Southall
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2013
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 30 October 2013
Meriden
Stephenson, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2013
Pendle
Stunell, Sir Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 2013
Hazel Grove
Thornton, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2013
Eastleigh
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Walsall South
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2013
Ceredigion
Williams, Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2013
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williamson, Chris
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2013
Derby North
Wright, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 2013
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.