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Rugby League Participation

EDM number 135 in 2015-16, proposed by Greg Mulholland on 15/06/2015.
Categorised under the topic of Sports.

That this House welcomes the 7,300 strong increase in regular participation in rugby league as announced by Sport England; recognises the importance of sport and physical recreation for the British public; further welcomes all those new to playing the game of rugby league; believes this increase demonstrates the role rugby league plays in communities throughout the UK and is recognition of the game's inclusive and welcoming nature for people of any background, age, gender or ability; further welcomes versions of the game, touch, tag, wheelchair, masters, and 13-a-side, in this growth; and congratulates all involved in the game's administration for the increase.

This motion has been signed by a total of 14 MPs.

Greg Mulholland15/06/2015Leeds North WestLiberal DemocratProposed
Conor McGinn15/06/2015St Helens NorthLabourSeconded
Alan Meale16/06/2015MansfieldLabourSeconded
Jim Shannon16/06/2015StrangfordDUPSeconded
Jeremy Corbyn16/06/2015Islington NorthLabourSeconded
John Mann16/06/2015BassetlawLabourSeconded
Peter Bottomley16/06/2015Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Ronnie Campbell17/06/2015Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
David Mowat17/06/2015Warrington SouthConservativeSigned
David Anderson17/06/2015BlaydonLabourSigned
Rachael Maskell29/06/2015York CentralLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Barry Sheerman29/06/2015HuddersfieldLabourSigned
Jo Cox02/07/2015Batley and SpenLabourSigned
David Crausby21/07/2015Bolton North EastLabourSigned

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