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Five Year Anniversary Of Daily Mile

EDM number 1074 in 2016-17, proposed by Steven Paterson on 15/03/2017.

That this House recognises the five year anniversary of the Daily Mile, which promotes regular exercise for children at school, supporting research that has shown that exercise can increase academic performance by up to 25 per cent, as well as improving fitness and wellbeing; notes that this successful innovation was pioneered in St Ninians Primary School in Stirling in 2012; congratulates all staff and pupils involved in inspiring other schools across the world to adopt a similar programme; and encourages all schools to sign up to the Daily Mile, highlighting the importance of fitness in education.

This motion has been signed by a total of 7 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Steven Paterson15/03/2017StirlingScottish National PartyProposed
Margaret Ferrier15/03/2017Rutherglen and Hamilton WestScottish National PartySeconded
Calum Kerr15/03/2017Berwickshire, Roxburgh and SelkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Patrick Grady15/03/2017Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySeconded
Kirsty Blackman15/03/2017Aberdeen NorthScottish National PartySeconded
Deidre Brock15/03/2017Edinburgh North and LeithScottish National PartySeconded
Owen Thompson15/03/2017MidlothianScottish National PartySigned

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