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ST HELENS RFC AND ST HELENS AUTISM SUPPORT AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 55: tabled on 23 May 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 9 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 St Helens RFC and St Helens Autism Support on their innovative campaign to raise awareness of autism; recognises that St Helens RFC wore a special kit at rugby league's Magic Weekend as part of this campaign; notes that the shirt will be seen by millions of people across the world; is confident that the campaign will help people to talk more openly about autism and improve understanding of the condition; and hopes that other sports clubs will follow the lead of St Helens RFC and St Helens Autism Support with similar campaigns in future.