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EDM (Early Day Motion) 688A1: tabled on 27 January 1998

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 9 Members. 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 Graham Stringer on 26 January 1998. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

leave out from `aeroplane' to end and add `and looks forward to future investment in both military and non-military technology at all British Aerospace establishments, which will not only keep Britain at the cutting edge of technological developments but will also improve relations and co-operation with the United Kingdom's European and non-European defence partners, safeguard tens of thousands of BA jobs in Ribble Valley and in other honourable and Right honourable Members' constituencies and many thousands more jobs in ancillary companies.'.

Original motion text

That this House warmly congratulates the management, workers and trade unions at British Aerospace, Chadderton, North Manchester site for securing a major, long-term multi-million pound contract with Boeing for the production of components for the wing of the Boeing 737-700 aeroplane; and looks forward to more non-defence investment at this plant which will secure its long-term future.