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HONOURABLE MEMBERS FOR FOYLE AND NEWRY AND ARMAGH

EDM (Early Day Motion) 404: tabled on 12 November 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 39 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 the retirement of the honourable Members for Foyle and Newry and Armagh from the leadership of the Social Democratic and Labour Party and offers congratulations to Mark Durkan MLA and Mrs Brid Rodgers MLA elected as SDLP leader and deputy leader respectively; recognises that the honourable Members for Foyle and Newry and Armagh have played a remarkable role in planting and nurturing the seeds of peace in Ireland and are among the most outstanding political leaders of their generation; pays fulsome tribute to their exceptional political abilities and heroic personal stature; asserts that their courage in the face of great adversity, humanity in the face of terrible cruelty, persistence and hope in the face of despair are an inspiration to us all; insists that their visionary insight be a guide and their opposition to all forms of violence should be a model for future generations; sends warm greetings to Mark Durkan and Mrs Brid Rodgers; and wishes them every success in their endeavours to continue and build upon the work of their illustrious predecessors.

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.

Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2001
Bootle
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2001
Worthing West
Brennan, Kevin
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2001
Cardiff West
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Dumfries
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Gower
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2001
Coatbridge and Chryston
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2001
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Easington
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2001
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Sunderland North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 November 2001
St Ives
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2001
Bridgend
Jackson, Helen
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2001
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 November 2001
Cheltenham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 November 2001
Hereford
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2001
Manchester Central
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2001
Halifax
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2001
Hayes and Harlington
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2001
Hemel Hempstead
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 November 2001
Montgomeryshire
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Reading West
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2001
Aberdeen North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Nottingham South
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Liverpool, West Derby
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
North East Milton Keynes
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2001
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2001
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.