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BRITISH COUNCIL IN PALESTINE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 225: tabled on 09 December 1993

Tabled in the 1993-94 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates the British Council in its continuing excellent work in Palestine; notes that from its headquarters in East Jerusalem, Nablus and Gaza the able staff, British and Palestinian, spread the best of British values and provide practical and cultural support to the Palestinian population suffering under occupation; and in particular thanks the British Council staff, M'amoun Kassem and the outstanding and well preserved Director of the British Council in Jerusalem, Chris McConville, whose service has been recently extended despite reaching retirement age, for all the kindness and wise counsel they have extended to honourable Members visiting occupied Palestine.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1993
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1993
Midlothian
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1993
Leyton
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1993
Falkirk East
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1993
Easington
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1993
Lewisham West
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1993
Glasgow, Pollok
Enright, Derek
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1993
Hemsworth
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1993
Warley East
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1993
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1993
Morley and Leeds South
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1993
Wentworth
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1993
Barnsley Central
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1993
Brent East
Loyden, Eddie
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1993
Liverpool, Garston
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1993
Bradford West
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1993
Dundee East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1993
Makerfield
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1993
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1993
Mansfield
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1993
Liverpool, Riverside
Prentice, Bridget
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1993
Lewisham East
Redmond, Martin
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1993
Don Valley
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1993
Dundee West
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 3 February 1994
Nottingham South
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1993
Wansbeck
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1993
Glasgow Central
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1993
Glasgow, Provan

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.