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MARKET HARBOROUGH'S ACHIEVEMENT OF FAIRTRADE STATUS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1818: tabled on 15 March 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 23 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 congratulates Market Harborough on becoming the first Leicestershire town to achieve Fairtrade status; notes the tremendous amount of hard work done by the Fairtrade Status Steering Group to enrol the support of local business, local schools, local retailers and the local council to encourage people to use Fairtrade products in their daily lives; and supports Market Harborough in its future efforts to increase the awareness of the Fairtrade Foundation and use of its products.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.