Early day motion 977

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That this House is concerned at the plight of the two million pensioners living in poverty in the UK; notes the detrimental effect of low income on the quality of life of older people, as highlighted in recent research published by the Help the Aged; further notes that many older people from excluded groups are particularly affected by poverty and often struggle to get basic necessities; believes that the Government must continue and strengthen its work in this area; and calls on the Government to make the reduction of pensioner poverty a key component of any older people's Public Service Agreement at the next Comprehensive Spending Review.

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Total number of signatures: 103

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Abbott, Diane Labour Party Hackney North and Stoke Newington 28.02.2007
Amess, David Conservative Party Southend West 13.03.2007
Ancram, Michael Conservative Party Devizes 14.05.2007
Anderson, David Labour Party Blaydon 06.03.2007
Battle, John Labour Party Leeds West 01.03.2007
Berry, Roger Labour Party Kingswood 06.03.2007
Bottomley, Peter Conservative Party Worthing West 27.02.2007
Breed, Colin Liberal Democrats South East Cornwall 27.02.2007
Brooke, Annette Liberal Democrats Mid Dorset and North Poole 27.02.2007
Browne, Jeremy Liberal Democrats Taunton 22.03.2007
Burstow, Paul Liberal Democrats Sutton and Cheam 23.03.2007
Burt, Lorely Liberal Democrats Solihull 08.03.2007
Butler, Dawn Labour Party Brent South 22.03.2007
Campbell, Gregory Democratic Unionist Party Londonderry East 27.02.2007
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 27.02.2007
Challen, Colin Labour Party Morley and Rothwell 06.03.2007
Clark, Katy Labour Party North Ayrshire and Arran 12.03.2007
Cohen, Harry Labour Party Leyton and Wanstead 28.02.2007
Conway, Derek Conservative Party Old Bexley and Sidcup 28.02.2007
Cook, Frank Labour Party Stockton North 12.03.2007
Corbyn, Jeremy Labour Party Islington North 28.02.2007
Crausby, David Labour Party Bolton North East 19.03.2007
Cryer, Ann Labour Party Keighley 27.02.2007
Dean, Janet Labour Party Burton 27.02.2007
Dismore, Andrew Labour Party Hendon 27.02.2007
Dobbin, Jim Labour Party Heywood and Middleton 28.02.2007
Dodds, Nigel Democratic Unionist Party Belfast North 05.07.2007
Dowd, Jim Labour Party Lewisham West 22.03.2007
Drew, David Labour Party Stroud 28.02.2007
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 14.03.2007
Ennis, Jeff Labour Party Barnsley East and Mexborough 20.03.2007
Etherington, Bill Labour Party Sunderland North 06.03.2007
Evans, Nigel Conservative Party Ribble Valley 26.02.2007
Fisher, Mark Labour Party Stoke-on-Trent Central 07.03.2007
Francis, Hywel Labour Party Aberavon 02.03.2007
George, Andrew Liberal Democrats St Ives 26.02.2007
Gibson, Ian Labour Party Norwich North 05.03.2007
Hamilton, David Labour Party Midlothian 01.03.2007
Hancock, Mike Liberal Democrats Portsmouth South 27.02.2007
Harvey, Nick Liberal Democrats North Devon 20.03.2007
Havard, Dai Labour Party Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney 12.03.2007
Hermon, Lady Ulster Unionist Party North Down 07.03.2007
Heyes, David Labour Party Ashton under Lyne 13.03.2007
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 27.02.2007
Horam, John Conservative Party Orpington 08.03.2007
Horwood, Martin Liberal Democrats Cheltenham 07.03.2007
Hoyle, Lindsay Labour Party Chorley 27.02.2007
Hunter, Mark Liberal Democrats Cheadle 06.03.2007
Illsley, Eric Labour Party Barnsley Central 23.03.2007
Jackson, Glenda Labour Party Hampstead and Highgate 27.02.2007
Jenkins, Brian Labour Party Tamworth 13.03.2007
Keetch, Paul Liberal Democrats Hereford 28.02.2007
Laws, David Liberal Democrats Yeovil 01.03.2007
Lazarowicz, Mark Labour Party Edinburgh North and Leith 28.02.2007
Leech, John Liberal Democrats Manchester Withington 01.03.2007
Llwyd, Elfyn Plaid Cymru Meirionnydd Nant Conwy 28.02.2007
MacDougall, John Labour Party Glenrothes 26.03.2007
Marris, Rob Labour Party Wolverhampton South West 06.03.2007
Marsden, Gordon Labour Party Blackpool South 28.02.2007
Marshall, David Labour Party Glasgow East 06.03.2007
Martlew, Eric Labour Party Carlisle 10.05.2007
McDonnell, Alasdair Social Democratic and Labour Party Belfast South 28.02.2007
McDonnell, John Labour Party Hayes and Harlington 28.02.2007
McGrady, Eddie Social Democratic and Labour Party South Down 12.03.2007
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 26.02.2007
Morley, Elliot Labour Party Scunthorpe 25.06.2007
Murphy, Denis Labour Party Wansbeck 08.03.2007
Naysmith, Doug Labour Party Bristol North West 07.03.2007
O'Hara, Edward Labour Party Knowsley South 02.03.2007
Penning, Mike Conservative Party Hemel Hempstead 26.02.2007
Pope, Greg Labour Party Hyndburn 01.03.2007
Rowen, Paul Liberal Democrats Rochdale 18.04.2007
Ruane, Chris Labour Party Vale of Clwyd 16.04.2007
Russell, Bob Liberal Democrats Colchester 26.02.2007
Salmond, Alex Scottish National Party Banff and Buchan 07.03.2007
Sanders, Adrian Liberal Democrats Torbay 07.03.2007
Scott, Lee Conservative Party Ilford North 05.03.2007
Shepherd, Richard Conservative Party Aldridge-Brownhills 07.03.2007
Short, Clare INDEPENDENT LABOUR Birmingham Ladywood 09.03.2007
Simpson, Alan Labour Party Nottingham South 28.02.2007
Singh, Marsha Labour Party Bradford West 02.03.2007
Smith, Robert Liberal Democrats West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine 23.04.2007
Spink, Bob Conservative Party Castle Point 26.02.2007
Stewart, Ian Labour Party Eccles 24.05.2007
Taylor, David Labour Party North West Leicestershire 26.02.2007
Teather, Sarah Liberal Democrats Brent East 25.07.2007
Touhig, Don Labour Party Islwyn 05.03.2007
Truswell, Paul Labour Party Pudsey 03.07.2007
Turner, Desmond Labour Party Brighton Kemptown 27.02.2007
Vaz, Keith Labour Party Leicester East 05.03.2007
Vis, Rudi Labour Party Finchley and Golders Green 28.02.2007
Walley, Joan Labour Party Stoke-on-Trent North 07.03.2007
Wareing, Robert N Labour Party Liverpool West Derby 28.02.2007
Williams, Betty Labour Party Conwy 05.03.2007
Williams, Mark Liberal Democrats Ceredigion 08.03.2007
Williams, Stephen Liberal Democrats Bristol West 06.03.2007
Willis, Phil Liberal Democrats Harrogate and Knaresborough 08.03.2007
Willott, Jenny Liberal Democrats Cardiff Central 23.04.2007
Wilshire, David Conservative Party Spelthorne 28.02.2007
Wilson, Sammy Democratic Unionist Party East Antrim 14.03.2007
Winterton, Ann Conservative Party Congleton 06.03.2007
Winterton, Nicholas Conservative Party Macclesfield 01.03.2007
Wyatt, Derek Labour Party Sittingbourne and Sheppey 28.02.2007