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FORMATION OF A NEW YORKSHIRE REGIMENT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 180: tabled on 25 November 2004

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 55 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 believes that, given the exemplary recruitment record of the Duke of Wellington's Regiment and the excellent record of the two other Yorkshire regiments, the Prince of Wales's Own Yorkshire Regiment and the Green Howards, a new Yorkshire regiment of three regular battalions should be formed from these historic regiments.

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.

Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Morley and Rothwell
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Barnsley West and Penistone
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Putney
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Keighley
Curry, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
Skipton and Ripon
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Crosby
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 November 2004
Belfast North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Stroud
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Monmouth
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Newport West
Greenway, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
Ryedale
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Reading East
Grogan, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Selby
Hague, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
Richmond (Yorks)
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Leeds North East
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2004
North Devon
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Wakefield
Hughes, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Doncaster North
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Tamworth
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Halifax
Marshall-Andrews, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Medway
McIntosh, Miss Anne
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
Vale of York
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Kingston upon Hull North
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Mansfield
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Great Grimsby
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Cardiff North
O'Brien, Sir Bill
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2004
Normanton
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Forest of Dean
Rooney, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Bradford North
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Huddersfield
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Bradford West
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
Castle Point
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
North West Leicestershire
Trickett, Jon
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Hemsworth
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Pudsey
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Stoke-on-Trent North
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
North East Milton Keynes
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2004
Conwy
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2004
Brecon and Radnorshire

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.