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FOOTBALL IN NORTH-EAST WALES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 721: tabled on 24 January 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 29 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 recognises the contribution of Wrexham Association Football Club and North-East Wales to Welsh and British football; notes the strong footballing tradition in North-East Wales commemorated by the recently opened exhibition of the 'History of Football in Wales' in Wrexham; welcomes the willingness of the Football Association of Wales to consider the possibility of playing some of Wales' International football matches in Wrexham; and calls upon the Football Association of Wales to bring International football back to Wrexham.

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.

Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2002
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Aberavon
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2002
Bridgend
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 30 January 2002
Jarrow
Jones, Mr Jon Owen
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Cardiff Central
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Clwyd South
Lawrence, Mrs Jackie
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 January 2002
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 30 January 2002
Hayes and Harlington
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 January 2002
Montgomeryshire
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Ynys Môn
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Vale of Clwyd
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Nottingham South
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Blaenau Gwent
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Alyn and Deeside
Thomas, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Clwyd West
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 January 2002
Ceredigion
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2002
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2002
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2002
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 January 2002
Caernarfon
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2002
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.