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COMMEMORATIVE STAMPS FOR GIBRALTAR

EDM (Early Day Motion) 634: tabled on 09 January 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 48 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 notes that in 2004 Gibraltar will be celebrating 300 years as a British Overseas Territory; notes the loyalty of Gibraltar's citizens to the British crown, particularly during times of war, and the essential role Gibraltar has played and continues to play in providing a military base for British armed forces; further notes how the economy of Gibraltar has expended and grown leaving Gibraltarians more independent; believes that the 300th anniversary as a British Overseas Territory is a landmark which should be celebrated; and this House calls on the Royal Mail to introduce commemorative stamps in the run up to 2004, marking the 300th anniversary.

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.

Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 15 January 2002
East Antrim
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 January 2002
South East Cornwall
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2002
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 January 2002
Orkney and Shetland
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2002
Northampton South
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Bolton North East
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Heywood and Middleton
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2002
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Midlothian
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 January 2002
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 15 January 2002
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 January 2002
Chesterfield
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Clydesdale
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2002
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 January 2002
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2002
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2002
Tamworth
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 15 January 2002
Clwyd South
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 11 January 2002
New Forest East
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Thurrock
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2002
Kingston upon Hull North
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2002
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Mansfield
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2002
Knowsley South
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Portsmouth North
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 March 2002
Strangford
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 9 January 2002
Romford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 January 2002
Colchester
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Kettering
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 9 January 2002
Belfast South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 2002
Castle Point
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 11 January 2002
East Devon
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Pudsey
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 January 2002
North Cornwall
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
Hamilton South
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 2002
Upminster
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2002
North East Milton Keynes
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 15 January 2002
Conwy
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 2002
Macclesfield
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 15 January 2002
Glasgow, Baillieston

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.