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FREEDOM OF EDINBURGH FOR SEAN CONNERY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 954: tabled on 12 June 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 37 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 decision of the City of Edinburgh District Council to confer the Freedom of the City on the distinguished actor Sean Connery; believes this award honours his tremendous achievements as an ambassador for Edinburgh, recognises his long standing commitment to the education of young people in Scotland, and acknowledges his outstanding artistic contribution to motion pictures; and sends its best wishes for an equally successful future to Sean and Micheline Connery.

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.

Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 5 July 1991
Bury North
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 June 1991
North East Fife
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 18 June 1991
Falkirk West
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1991
Monklands West
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1991
Tyne Bridge
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 18 June 1991
Easington
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1991
Edinburgh Central
Eadie, Alex
Labour
Signed on 18 June 1991
Midlothian
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1991
Warley East
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 18 June 1991
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1991
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 18 June 1991
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Home Robertson, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1991
East Lothian
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1991
Warrington North
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1991
Barnsley Central
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 June 1991
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1991
Clwyd South West
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1991
Dundee East
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1991
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1991
Paisley South
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1991
Mansfield
Michie, Mrs Ray
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 June 1991
Argyll and Bute
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Liverpool, Riverside
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Rhondda
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1991
Dundee West
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 June 1991
Banff and Buchan
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 14 June 1991
Islington South and Finsbury
Steel, Sir David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 June 1991
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1991
Edinburgh East
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 June 1991
Orkney and Shetland
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Glasgow, Provan

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.