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MOUNT EVEREST

EDM (Early Day Motion) 565: tabled on 23 January 2003

Tabled in the 2002-03 session.

This motion has been signed by 18 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 50th anniversary of the successful expedition that led Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hilary to the summit; congratulates all involved and remembers with pleasure the arrival of the news on Coronation Day and with admiration the reluctance of the first two to the top to disclose who was second.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.