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BLACKPOOL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1147: tabled on 25 March 1998

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 44 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 condemns the apparent decision of the Labour Party to abandon Blackpool as a venue for its Annual Conference; deplores the reported comments of a Labour spokesman alleging 'concern at the quality of the hotels of Blackpool'; applauds the commitment of the Conservative Party to the town as witnessed by the presence of the Conservative Conference there in every alternate year for the last 35 years; welcomes its continued intention to visit Blackpool regularly; notes the high quality and excellent value of Blackpool's hotels and guesthouses; and calls on the Labour Party to change its decision.

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.

Collins, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Romsey
Davies, Mr Quentin
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Grantham and Stamford
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Cheadle
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Ribble Valley
Faber, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Westbury
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Arundel and South Downs
Fox, Dr Liam
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Woodspring
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Ludlow
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Chesham and Amersham
Goodlad, Sir Alastair
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Eddisbury
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
North Wiltshire
Greenway, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Ryedale
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
South Holland and The Deepings
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 27 March 1998
Aldershot
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Basingstoke
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Salisbury
King, Mr Tom
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Bridgwater
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Bromsgrove
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 27 March 1998
East Worthing and Shoreham
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Mid Worcestershire
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Penrith and The Border
Nicholls, Mr Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Teignbridge
Pickles, Mr Eric
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Brentwood and Ongar
Robertson, Mr Laurence
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Tewkesbury
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 1 April 1998
Broxbourne
Rowe, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Faversham and Mid Kent
Simpson, Mr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Mid Norfolk
Spicer, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
West Worcestershire
St Aubyn, Mr Nick
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Guildford
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
New Forest West
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Solihull
Townend, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
East Yorkshire
Tredinnick, David
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Bosworth
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Gosport
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
North Dorset
Wardle, Mr Charles
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Bexhill and Battle
Wells, Mr Bowen
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1998
Hertford and Stortford

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.