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CANCER CHARITIES IN THE UK

EDM (Early Day Motion) 755: tabled on 03 February 2015

Tabled in the 2014-15 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 notes that every two minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with cancer; further notes that within an individual's lifetime risk of cancer is predicted to rise in the future; further notes that the UK's cancer survival rates still lag behind best performing countries in Europe making it vital that we do more to improve outcomes for patients; praises the work of charities such as Cancer Research UK and Macmillan Cancer Support for the sterling work they do in this field; and calls on the Government to give such charities whatever help necessary to aid them in their efforts.

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.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2015
Blaydon
Blackman, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 10 February 2015
Harrow East
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 5 February 2015
Worthing West
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 February 2015
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 February 2015
East Londonderry
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2015
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2015
North Ayrshire and Arran
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2015
Islington North
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 5 February 2015
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 February 2015
Lagan Valley
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 4 February 2015
Foyle
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
Signed on 9 February 2015
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 4 February 2015
North Down
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2015
Lanark and Hamilton East
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2015
Knowsley
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 February 2015
Manchester, Withington
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 February 2015
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2015
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2015
Dundee West
McInnes, Liz
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2015
Heywood and Middleton
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2015
Easington
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2015
Ynys Môn
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2015
Bolton South East
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 February 2015
South Down
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2015
Liverpool, Walton
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 February 2015
Strangford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2015
Ealing, Southall
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 February 2015
Upper Bann
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2015
Bolsover
Wright, David
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2015
Telford

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.