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EDM number 1178 in 2012-13, proposed by Jim Shannon on 13/03/2013.
Categorised under the topics of Elderly people, Mental health and Voluntary organisations.

That this House requests that the Government addresses the problem of Britain's elderly who are gripped by a loneliness epidemic by allocating funding to those charities and groups that work in the communities to ensure that there is no isolation of the elderly and that there is always someone available to whom they can talk or to whom they can depend.

This motion has been signed by a total of 27 MPs, 1 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

Jim Shannon13/03/2013StrangfordDUPProposed
David Simpson13/03/2013Upper BannDUPSeconded
William McCrea13/03/2013South AntrimDUPSeconded
Mark Durkan13/03/2013FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Peter Bottomley13/03/2013Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Andrew George14/03/2013St IvesLiberal DemocratSeconded
Jeremy Corbyn14/03/2013Islington NorthLabourSigned
Margaret Ritchie18/03/2013South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Lady Hermon18/03/2013North DownIndependentSigned
Kelvin Hopkins18/03/2013Luton NorthLabourSigned
Alan Meale18/03/2013MansfieldLabourSigned
Jim Dobbin18/03/2013Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Mike Hancock18/03/2013Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Jim McGovern19/03/2013Dundee WestLabourWithdrawn
Elfyn Llwyd19/03/2013Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
David Ward19/03/2013Bradford EastLiberal DemocratSigned
Virendra Sharma19/03/2013Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
Nigel Dodds19/03/2013Belfast NorthDUPSigned
Naomi Long19/03/2013Belfast EastAllianceSigned
Gordon Marsden20/03/2013Blackpool SouthLabourSigned
Hugh Bayley20/03/2013York CentralLabourSigned
Tracey Crouch20/03/2013Chatham and AylesfordConservativeSigned
Dan Rogerson21/03/2013North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
John McDonnell22/03/2013Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Mary Glindon22/03/2013North TynesideLabourSigned
George Galloway25/03/2013Bradford WestRespectSigned
John Hemming26/03/2013Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned

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