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One Million Free Books Campaign

EDM number 1555 in 2010-12, proposed by Gregory Campbell on 09/03/2011.
Categorised under the topic of Education.

That this House notes the recent events connected with World Book Day; acknowledges that distributing one million free books is to be highly commended; expresses the hope that the ongoing issues associated with literacy problems can be highlighted as a result of this worthwhile initiative; and calls on the relevant Government departments to respond to the project by taking positive steps to increase accessibility to reading, particularly among young people.

This motion has been signed by a total of 24 MPs.

Gregory Campbell09/03/2011East LondonderryDUPProposed
David Simpson09/03/2011Upper BannDUPSeconded
Mark Durkan09/03/2011FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Michael Connarty09/03/2011Linlithgow and East FalkirkLabourSeconded
Stephen Williams10/03/2011Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSeconded
Martin Caton10/03/2011GowerLabourSeconded
Jeremy Corbyn10/03/2011Islington NorthLabourSigned
Mike Hancock10/03/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Mark Williams14/03/2011CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
John Leech14/03/2011Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Roger Godsiff14/03/2011Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned
Jim Dobbin14/03/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
John Pugh14/03/2011SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Lady Hermon15/03/2011North DownIndependentSigned
William McCrea15/03/2011South AntrimDUPSigned
Alan Meale15/03/2011MansfieldLabourSigned
Keith Vaz15/03/2011Leicester EastLabourSigned
Jeffrey M Donaldson16/03/2011Lagan ValleyDUPSigned
Steve Rotheram16/03/2011Liverpool, WaltonLabourSigned
Nicholas Dakin16/03/2011ScunthorpeLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell17/03/2011Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Lindsay Roy22/03/2011GlenrothesLabourSigned
David Crausby30/03/2011Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Nigel Dodds31/03/2011Belfast NorthDUPSigned

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