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Royal Hospital Ceremony Of The Christmas Cheeses

EDM number 663 in 2017-19, proposed by Andrew Rosindell on 06/12/2017.
Categorised under the topics of Elderly people and Food.

That this House congratulates The Dairy Council in staging the 2017 Annual Ceremony of the Christmas Cheeses, which forms the beginning of the Chelsea Pensioners' traditional Christmas celebrations; further congratulates in-pensioner Mr Leo Tighe, who was given the honour of cutting the cheese at this historic ceremony; recognises that dairy products form a key part of a balanced diet for all ages; welcomes the work of the Royal Hospital in ensuring that dairy products play an important role in the diet of the Chelsea Pensioners; and calls on the Department of Health to take steps to promote the consumption of nutrient-rich foods such as milk, cheese and yogurt.

This motion has been signed by a total of 8 MPs.

Andrew Rosindell06/12/2017RomfordConservativeProposed
Martyn Day07/12/2017Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Shannon07/12/2017StrangfordDUPSeconded
Bob Blackman07/12/2017Harrow EastConservativeSeconded
David Linden11/12/2017Glasgow EastScottish National PartySeconded
David Simpson12/12/2017Upper BannDUPSeconded
Marie Rimmer12/12/2017St Helens South and WhistonLabourSigned
Lady Hermon12/12/2017North DownIndependentSigned

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