"We will make finding a cure one of our Government’s biggest collective priorities… This will include doubling research funding into dementia and speeding up trials for new treatments."
Conservative Party manifesto pledge 2019
Please sign the parliamentarian pledge
Who has pledged their support so far?
Rt Hon Sir Mike Penning MP
"Directly or indirectly, dementia has an impact on nearly all of us at some point in our lives, I pledge to pressure the Government to make sure we honour this commitment."
Marsha de Cordova
"I pledge my support to protect the future of dementia research."
"This is a really important research effort which deserves all our support. I have seen the effects of this cruel disease in my own family and it would be such a breakthrough to conquer it."
Dr Philippa Whitford
Wera Hobhouse MP
Lanark and Hamilton East
Lancaster and Fleetwood
Motherwell and Wishaw
"A step change in research funding is mission critical to new treatments & strategies & our ultimate ambition: finding a cure. This matters very much to those I represent and to me and I am pleased to affirm my commitment."
Rehman Chishti MP
Gillingham and Rainham
Dr Lisa Cameron MP
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine