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Evening Standard Get London Reading Literacy Campaign

EDM number 2005 in 2010-12, proposed by Kate Hoey on 28/06/2011.
Categorised under the topic of Schools.

That this House commends the Literacy Campaign for London being championed by the Evening Standard and Volunteer Reading Help; expresses its concern that one in four children leaves school in London unable to read properly; recognises that reading is an essential tool for life; acknowledges the tremendous work going on in schools in Vauxhall and other London constituencies on a daily basis to tackle illiteracy; congratulates these organisations for taking proactive steps to work with our schools; and urges all politicians tosupport this initiative.

This motion has been signed by a total of 22 MPs.

Kate Hoey28/06/2011VauxhallLabourProposed
Frank Field28/06/2011BirkenheadLabourSeconded
Kelvin Hopkins28/06/2011Luton NorthLabourSeconded
John Cryer28/06/2011Leyton and WansteadLabourSeconded
John McDonnell28/06/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSeconded
Peter Bottomley29/06/2011Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Alan Meale29/06/2011MansfieldLabourSigned
Gregory Campbell29/06/2011East LondonderryDUPSigned
Ronnie Campbell29/06/2011Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn29/06/2011Islington NorthLabourSigned
Mike Hancock29/06/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Nigel Dodds30/06/2011Belfast NorthDUPSigned
David Simpson04/07/2011Upper BannDUPSigned
Stephen Williams04/07/2011Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSigned
William McCrea05/07/2011South AntrimDUPSigned
Martin Caton05/07/2011GowerLabourSigned
Lindsay Roy05/07/2011GlenrothesLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell06/07/2011Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Ian Davidson11/07/2011Glasgow South WestLabourSigned
Mary Glindon11/07/2011North TynesideLabourSigned
Roger Williams14/07/2011Brecon and RadnorshireLiberal DemocratSigned
Lady Hermon11/08/2011North DownIndependentSigned

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