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WORLD DIABETES DAY 2014

EDM (Early Day Motion) 511: tabled on 11 November 2014

Tabled in the 2014-15 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 notes that 14 November 2014 is World Diabetes Day which engages millions of people globally in recognising the escalating health threat that diabetes poses; further notes that every four minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with diabetes and consequently the NHS spends £1 million an hour on diabetes and its related complications; commends the 53 hon. Members who attended the Health Challenge and had a diabetes test on 15 October 2014 for Diwali at Westminster in support of diabetes awareness; and calls on hon. Members to show their support on 14 November 2014 by not eating sugar for 24 hours.

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.

Abbott, Ms Diane
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2014
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 November 2014
Blaydon
Blackman, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2014
Harrow East
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 January 2015
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2014
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2014
Gower
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 18 November 2014
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2014
Bolton North East
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 26 November 2014
Belfast North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2014
Newport West
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 11 February 2015
Bradford West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 November 2014
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 18 November 2014
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 20 November 2014
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2014
Luton North
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 2014
Cheadle
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2014
Wansbeck
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2014
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 19 November 2014
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 19 November 2014
Belfast East
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 November 2014
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 19 November 2014
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2014
Hayes and Harlington
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 November 2014
Leeds North West
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 18 November 2014
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2014
Ynys Môn
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2014
Glenrothes
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 November 2014
Torbay
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 November 2014
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 November 2014
Upper Bann
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 18 November 2014
Bolsover
Ward, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 November 2014
Bradford East
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 November 2014
Arfon

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.