All Early Day Motions are now closed

Very many thanks to everyone who encouraged their MP to sign EDM 29 or EDM 212. All EDMs have now closed with the dissolution of Parliament in preparation for the election on 6th May. 87 MPs signed EDM 29 and 64 signed EDM 212, showing considerable support for both initiatives. It is encouraging that many new parliamentary candidates also support our Safety of Medicines initiative – see here

More information on both EDMs here

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