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COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 551: tabled on 26 November 2014

Tabled in the 2014-15 session.

This motion has been signed by 32 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 that current research shows that around 489,000 people will be alone on Christmas Day; particularly recognises that loneliness adds to health challenges for many elderly people in communities around the country; and applauds Community Christmas for its attempts to ensure that all who wish to will have a welcoming place to enjoy Christmas lunch.

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 6 January 2015
East Londonderry
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2014
Gower
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2014
Bolton North East
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 December 2014
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 December 2014
Lagan Valley
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 3 December 2014
Foyle
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2014
Newport West
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2014
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2014
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
Signed on 28 November 2014
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 3 December 2014
North Down
Howell, John
Conservative
Signed on 3 December 2014
Henley
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 December 2014
Cheadle
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 December 2014
Manchester, Withington
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 December 2014
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 December 2014
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2014
Hayes and Harlington
McInnes, Liz
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2014
Heywood and Middleton
Mitchell, Austin
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2014
Great Grimsby
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 1 December 2014
South Down
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2014
Romford
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2014
Liverpool, Walton
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 December 2014
Strangford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2014
Ealing, Southall
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 December 2014
Upper Bann
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2014
North Dorset

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.