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FIVE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF DAILY MILE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1074: tabled on 15 March 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 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 recognises the five year anniversary of the Daily Mile, which promotes regular exercise for children at school, supporting research that has shown that exercise can increase academic performance by up to 25 per cent, as well as improving fitness and wellbeing; notes that this successful innovation was pioneered in St Ninians Primary School in Stirling in 2012; congratulates all staff and pupils involved in inspiring other schools across the world to adopt a similar programme; and encourages all schools to sign up to the Daily Mile, highlighting the importance of fitness in education.

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.

Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 March 2017
Dumfries and Galloway
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Livingston
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 March 2017
Edinburgh South West
Cowan, Ronnie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Inverclyde
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
West Dunbartonshire
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
North East Fife
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 March 2017
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 22 March 2017
North Down
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 March 2017
Glasgow South
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 16 March 2017
Glasgow East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 March 2017
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 March 2017
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 March 2017
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 March 2017
East Dunbartonshire
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 March 2017
Argyll and Bute
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Gordon
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 March 2017
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 March 2017
Glasgow South West
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 March 2017
Midlothian
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 March 2017
Banff and Buchan
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 March 2017
Central Ayrshire

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.