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60TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NORMANDY LANDINGS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 618: tabled on 30 January 2003

Tabled in the 2002-03 session.

This motion has been signed by 171 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House notes that 6th June 2004 will mark the 60th anniversary of the Normandy landings during the Second World War involving 150,000 service personnel; recognises the huge sacrifice made by soldiers at this time and throughout the whole war; accepts the significance of the D-Day landings as the beginning of allied forces liberating Europe; and calls on the Government to begin preparations now in order that this extremely important and historic event is commemorated appropriately on its 60th anniversary next year.

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.

Bailey, Mr Adrian
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2003
West Bromwich West
Banks, Tony
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
West Ham
Barker, Gregory
Conservative
Signed on 12 June 2003
Bexhill and Battle
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2003
North East Derbyshire
Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 February 2003
Edinburgh West
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 September 2003
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2003
Kingswood
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Leeds North West
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2003
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 8 September 2003
Worthing West
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Manchester, Withington
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 11 June 2003
Altrincham and Sale West
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 11 June 2003
Canterbury
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Birmingham, Northfield
Burnside, David
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 10 February 2003
South Antrim
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 2003
Twickenham
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 March 2003
Cheadle
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2003
Cambridge
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 5 February 2003
East Londonderry
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 June 2003
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 June 2003
Orkney and Shetland
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2003
Eastleigh
Clark, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2003
Peterborough
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 10 September 2003
Northampton South
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2003
Leyton and Wanstead
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 June 2003
Weston-Super-Mare
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2003
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2003
Tooting
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 30 January 2003
Bolton North East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2003
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2003
Keighley
Cunningham, Tony
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2003
Workington
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2003
Crosby
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 February 2003
Kingston and Surbiton
David, Mr Wayne
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2003
Caerphilly
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2003
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2003
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2003
Hendon
Djanogly, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 11 June 2003
Huntingdon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2003
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 5 February 2003
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 7 February 2003
Lagan Valley
Donohoe, Mr Brian H.
Labour
Signed on 5 June 2003
Cunninghame South
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2003
Lewisham West
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Stroud
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2003
South Swindon
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2003
Monmouth
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2003
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2003
Sunderland North
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 June 2003
Perth
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 2003
Lichfield
Field, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2003
Cities of London and Westminster
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Flook, Mr Adrian
Conservative
Signed on 10 June 2003
Taunton
Follett, Barbara
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Stevenage
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 June 2003
Bath
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2003
Ilford South
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 2003
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2003
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 11 June 2003
North Wiltshire
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 2003
Ludlow
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Bridgend
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2003
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 2003
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2003
North Devon
Henderson, Mr Doug
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2003
Newcastle upon Tyne North
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2003
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 5 February 2003
North Down
Hesford, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2003
Wirral West
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2003
Vauxhall
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2003
Chesterfield
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 April 2003
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2003
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hurst, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2003
Braintree
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 5 June 2003
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2003
Barnsley Central
Irranca-Davies, Huw
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Ogmore
Jackson, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2003
Wantage
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2003
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2003
Clwyd South
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 February 2003
Cheltenham
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2003
Feltham and Heston
Knight, Jim
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2003
South Dorset
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 12 June 2003
Epping Forest
Laws, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 June 2003
Yeovil
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2003
Edinburgh North and Leith
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 25 June 2003
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Lucas, Ian
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2003
Wrexham
Luke, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2003
Dundee East
MacDonald, Dr Calum
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Western Isles
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2003
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2003
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Carlisle
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 4 June 2003
East Hampshire
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 5 June 2003
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2003
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Kingston upon Hull North
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2003
Mansfield
Mitchell, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 10 June 2003
Sutton Coldfield
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 10 April 2003
Crawley
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 March 2003
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Mudie, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2003
Leeds East
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2003
Bristol North West
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2003
Knowsley South
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Ochil
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 June 2003
Winchester
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 June 2003
Nuneaton
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 2003
Montgomeryshire
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2003
Forest of Dean
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2003
Burnley
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2003
Hyndburn
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 June 2003
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2003
Dover
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2003
Gateshead East and Washington West
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2003
Portsmouth North
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2003
Newbury
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 June 2003
Moray
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2003
Glasgow, Anniesland
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2003
Coventry North West
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 5 June 2003
Broxbourne
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 3 February 2003
Romford
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2003
Vale of Clwyd
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 2003
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2003
Torbay
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2003
Kettering
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 10 June 2003
South West Bedfordshire
Shephard, Mrs Gillian
Conservative
Signed on 5 June 2003
South West Norfolk
Shipley, Ms Debra
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Stourbridge
Simon, Mr Siôn
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2003
Birmingham, Erdington
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Bradford West
Smith, Geraldine
Labour
Signed on 30 January 2003
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 June 2003
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 4 February 2003
Belfast South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 3 February 2003
Castle Point
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 5 June 2003
City of Durham
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2003
Wellingborough
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2003
Edinburgh East and Musselburgh
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 5 June 2003
New Forest West
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 2003
Solihull
Taylor, Dr Richard
Independent
Signed on 24 June 2003
Wyre Forest
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2003
Rochford and Southend East
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 23 June 2003
Ceredigion
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 June 2003
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2003
Pudsey
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2003
Hamilton South
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 10 June 2003
Gosport
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2003
Finchley and Golders Green
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 9 June 2003
Eastbourne
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2003
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 13 March 2003
Caernarfon
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2003
Walsall North
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 11 June 2003
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 7 February 2003
Macclesfield
Wright, David
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2003
Telford
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 September 2003
Teignbridge

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

60TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NORMANDY LANDINGS (Amendment 1)
after 'Europe' insert 'further notes that a programme of events over 80 days has been organised throughout northern France to mark the liberation; offers its full support to the Royal British Legion's campaign to ensure that proper representation is provided for British veterans of the campaign,'
Conservative, North Essex
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signatures
EDM 618A1: tabled on 19 June 2003