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Allotment Gardening

EDM number 1598 in 1997-98, proposed by Howard Stoate on 23/07/1998.

That this House welcomes the work done by local allotment groups; further welcomes their involvement in many areas with Local Agenda 21 initiatives, for example, Quality Environment for Dartford; notes the contribution that allotment gardening can make to the local environment through recycling, sheltering wildlife and conserving open spaces; further notes the benefits for health of allotment gardening through regular exercise and fresh fruit and vegetables; and calls on the Government to do everything it can to support local allotment groups.

This motion has been signed by a total of 66 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Howard Stoate23/07/1998DartfordLabourProposed
Michael Foster23/07/1998WorcesterLabourSeconded
Audrey Wise24/07/1998PrestonLabourSigned
Gerry Bermingham24/07/1998St Helens SouthLabourSigned
Terry Davis24/07/1998Birmingham, Hodge HillLabourSigned
Tony Clarke24/07/1998Northampton SouthLabourSigned
Bill Michie24/07/1998Sheffield, HeeleyLabourSigned
John McWilliam24/07/1998BlaydonLabourSigned
Bob Russell24/07/1998ColchesterLiberal DemocratSigned
Robert Wareing27/07/1998Liverpool, West DerbyLabourSigned
David Taylor27/07/1998North West LeicestershireLabour Co-operativeSigned
Andrew Dismore27/07/1998HendonLabourSigned
Tom Cox27/07/1998TootingLabourSigned
Tom Brake27/07/1998Carshalton & WallingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Ashok Kumar27/07/1998Middlesbrough South & East ClevelandLabourSigned
Lynne Jones27/07/1998Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSigned
Brian Iddon27/07/1998Bolton South EastLabourSigned
Dennis Skinner27/07/1998BolsoverLabourSigned
Rudi Vis28/07/1998Finchley & Golders GreenLabourSigned
Norman Godman28/07/1998Greenock & InverclydeLabourSigned
Don Foster28/07/1998BathLiberal DemocratSigned
Clive Efford28/07/1998ElthamLabourSigned
John Cummings28/07/1998EasingtonLabourSigned
Michael Clapham28/07/1998Barnsley West & PenistoneLabourSigned
Mark Oaten28/07/1998WinchesterLiberal DemocratSigned
Kevin McNamara28/07/1998Kingston upon Hull NorthLabourSigned
Alice Mahon28/07/1998HalifaxLabourSigned
Lindsay Hoyle28/07/1998ChorleyLabourSigned
Ronnie Fearn29/07/1998SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Eileen Gordon29/07/1998RomfordLabourSigned
Harry Barnes29/07/1998North East DerbyshireLabourSigned
Paul Tyler29/07/1998North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
David Drew29/07/1998StroudLabour Co-operativeSigned
David Chaytor29/07/1998Bury NorthLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell29/07/1998Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Alan Campbell29/07/1998TynemouthLabourSigned
Vincent Cable29/07/1998TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Nick Harvey29/07/1998North DevonLiberal DemocratSigned
John Wilkinson30/07/1998Ruislip - NorthwoodConservativeSigned
Phil Sawford30/07/1998KetteringLabourSigned
Bill Etherington31/07/1998Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
Howard Flight02/09/1998Arundel & South DownsConservativeSigned
Roger Casale02/09/1998WimbledonLabourSigned
Bill Olner02/09/1998NuneatonLabourSigned
Doug Naysmith02/09/1998Bristol North WestLabour Co-operativeSigned
Fraser Kemp02/09/1998Houghton & Washington EastLabourSigned
John Healey02/09/1998WentworthLabourSigned
Andrew Stunell19/10/1998Hazel GroveLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Goggins19/10/1998Wythenshawe & Sale EastLabourSigned
Jeff Ennis19/10/1998Barnsley East & MexboroughLabourSigned
Jamie Cann19/10/1998IpswichLabourSigned
Christine Butler19/10/1998Castle PointLabourSigned
Oona King19/10/1998Bethnal Green & BowLabourSigned
Angela Smith19/10/1998BasildonLabour Co-operativeSigned
John Randall19/10/1998UxbridgeConservativeSigned
Julia Drown20/10/1998South SwindonLabourSigned
Harold Best22/10/1998Leeds North WestLabourSigned
Joe Benton22/10/1998BootleLabourSigned
Sydney Chapman22/10/1998Chipping BarnetConservativeSigned
Ann Cryer26/10/1998KeighleyLabourSigned
Alan Simpson29/10/1998Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
James Plaskitt03/11/1998Warwick & LeamingtonLabourSigned
Martin Salter04/11/1998Reading WestLabourSigned
John McDonnell04/11/1998Hayes & HarlingtonLabourSigned
Mark Fisher17/11/1998Stoke-on-Trent CentralLabourSigned
Diana Organ18/11/1998Forest of DeanLabourSigned

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