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ST PETERSBURG

EDM (Early Day Motion) 995: tabled on 19 June 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 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 applauds the decison of the people of Leningrad to revert to the former title of St. Petersburg; and hopes that this symbolic gesture will prove to be a turning point on the road towards freedom and democracy in that city and throughout the whole Soviet Union.

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.

Braine, Sir Bernard
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 1991
Castle Point
Butler, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Warrington South
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 1991
North East Fife
Carr, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 1991
Ribble Valley
Cartwright, John
Independent SDP
Signed on 24 June 1991
Woolwich
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1991
Romsey and Waterside
Coombs, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 26 June 1991
Swindon
Devlin, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Stockton South
Duffy, Sir Patrick
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Dykes, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Harrow East
Evennett, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Erith and Crayford
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 June 1991
Southport
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Birkenhead
Fookes, Dame Janet
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Plymouth, Drake
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Grist, Ian
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Cardiff Central
Irving, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Cheltenham
Jones, Gwilym
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Cardiff North
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
McNair-Wilson, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Newbury
Powell, William
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Corby
Raffan, Keith
Conservative
Signed on 9 July 1991
Delyn
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 1991
Lewes
Shaw, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Dover
Thorne, Sir Neil
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Ilford South

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.