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Crohn's and Colitis Awareness Week

EDM (Early Day Motion) 731: tabled on 02 December 2021

Tabled in the 2021-22 session.

This motion has been signed by 25 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House recognises Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week running from 1 to 7 December; understands Crohn’s & Colitis UK aim to raise awareness and reduce the stigma around these very serious and incurable conditions; notes that each day of Crohn’s Awareness Week a platform will be available for anyone living with Crohn’s and Colitis or supporting a loved one who does to share their story; understands the covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on research and treatment of the condition; encourages greater access to inflammatory bowel disease services to help treat the condition across the UK; wishes all those with Crohn’s and Colitis taking part in the awareness week the very best; and thanks Crohn’s and Colitis UK for their work to support people living with inflammatory bowel diseases.

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.

Dorans, Allan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2021
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Edwards, Jonathan
Independent
Signed on 6 December 2021
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 December 2021
Motherwell and Wishaw
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 December 2021
Glasgow Central
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 December 2021
Dundee West
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 December 2021
Central Ayrshire
Hobhouse, Wera
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 December 2021
Bath
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 December 2021
Glasgow South West
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 December 2021
Strangford
Barker, Paula
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2021
Liverpool, Wavertree
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 December 2021
Ochil and South Perthshire
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 December 2021
Glasgow North
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 December 2021
Glasgow South
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 December 2021
East Renfrewshire
Burgon, Richard
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2021
Leeds East
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2021
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Begum, Apsana
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2022
Poplar and Limehouse
McDonald, Stuart C
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 January 2022
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.