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BRISTOL OSCAR NOMINATION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 870: tabled on 14 February 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 22 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 congratulates Owen, King and Turner, a Bristol based company, for securing an Oscar nomination for its work on the make-up and hair in the epic film Lord of the Rings; wishes the company every success in the forthcoming Oscar ceremony, being held on 24th March; believes that this nomination, coupled with Bristol based Aardman Animation's recent Oscar success underlines the importance of Bristol as a centre for the creative industries; recognises the contribution which the creative industries in the South West make to the United Kingdom economy; and further notes that this strengthens Bristol's bid to become European 2008 Capital of Culture.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.