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MR JOHN LLOYD - LABOUR PARTY CANDIDATE FOR EXETER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1524A1: tabled on 30 October 1995

Tabled in the 1994-95 session.

This motion has been signed by 1 Member. It is an amendment to an existing motion.

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

This is an amendment to an existing motion

This motion was originally tabled by Mr Patrick Nicholls on 26 October 1995. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

after `activities' insert `contrasts this indulgence with the harsh and authoritarian treatment meted out by the NEC to Ms Liz Davies and Leeds North East constituency Labour Party.'.

Original motion text

That this House condemns the selection by the Labour Party of Mr John Lloyd to stand as their candidate in Exeter; notes that Mr Lloyd is a self-confessed former terrorist who was an active member of the African Resistance Movement who carried out a series of bomb attacks including one at Johannesburg railway station on 24th July 1964 which killed a 77 year old woman and injured several others; regrets the decision of the National Executive Committee of the Labour party to endorse Mr Lloyd as a candidate despite being aware of all his terrorist activities; and believes that this is yet more evidence that the Labour Party is not fit to govern.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.