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PROTECTION OF WAR GRAVES AT THE SOMME

EDM (Early Day Motion) 565: tabled on 12 December 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 59 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 is concerned at the proposed building of a third airport for Paris on the Somme battlefields which could lead to war graves having to be moved; and urges her Majesty's Government to make the strongest representations to the French authorities in recognition of the strong opposition which exists to interference with the final resting place of those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the First World War.

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.

Burnside, David
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 18 December 2001
South Antrim
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 December 2001
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2001
Blyth Valley
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2002
Northampton South
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2001
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2002
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2001
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2001
Hornchurch
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2001
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2001
Hendon
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 18 December 2001
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2001
Stroud
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2001
Monmouth
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2001
Sunderland North
Flook, Mr Adrian
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 2002
Taunton
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2001
Newport West
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2002
Glasgow, Kelvin
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2002
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2002
Ludlow
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2001
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 February 2002
North Devon
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 January 2002
Somerton and Frome
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 18 December 2001
North Down
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2001
Chorley
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2001
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2001
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2002
Hampstead and Highgate
Lawrence, Mrs Jackie
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2001
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2001
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2001
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2001
Blackpool South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2001
Kingston upon Hull North
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2002
Blaydon
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2001
Knowsley South
Paisley, The Reverend Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 December 2001
North Antrim
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 29 January 2002
Burnley
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2002
Ealing North
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 December 2001
Strangford
Robinson, Mr Peter
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 December 2001
Belfast East
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2001
Romford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 December 2001
Colchester
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2002
Glasgow, Govan
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Nottingham South
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 13 December 2001
Belfast South
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 14 February 2002
East Devon
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2002
Alyn and Deeside
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2002
Pudsey
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 December 2001
North Cornwall
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2001
Liverpool, West Derby
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2001
Macclesfield
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2001
Glasgow, Baillieston

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.