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FALKLAND ISLANDS LIBERATION DAY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2366: tabled on 14 June 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 45 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 joins the people of the Falkland Islands in celebrating Liberation Day on 14th June 2006, the 24th anniversary of the day on which Her Majesty's Armed Forces heroically liberated the Islands and secured the unconditional surrender of the Argentine forces; reaffirms the continued support of the United Kingdom in maintaining the Islands as a self-governing British Overseas Territory; and welcomes the Union Flag continuing to fly over the Falkland Islands.

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.

Alexander, Danny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2006
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Ancram, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2006
Devizes
Austin, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2006
Dudley North
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2006
South Ribble
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 2006
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 21 June 2006
East Londonderry
Chapman, Ben
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2006
Wirral South
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2006
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2006
Keighley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2006
Burton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 June 2006
Belfast North
Duddridge, James
Conservative
Signed on 27 June 2006
Rochford and Southend East
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2006
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2006
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 22 June 2006
Ribble Valley
Evennett, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2006
Bexleyheath and Crayford
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 June 2006
Portsmouth South
Hands, Mr Greg
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 2006
Hammersmith and Fulham
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 July 2006
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2006
Tamworth
Kawczynski, Daniel
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 2006
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2006
Manchester, Withington
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 2006
New Forest East
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 2006
East Worthing and Shoreham
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2006
Blackpool South
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2006
Crawley
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2006
Knowsley South
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 2006
Hemel Hempstead
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 21 June 2006
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 28 June 2006
Upper Bann
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 2006
Castle Point
Vaizey, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 2006
Wantage
Wallace, Mr Ben
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 2006
Lancaster and Wyre
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 2006
Upminster
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2006
Conwy
Wilson, Mr Rob
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2006
Reading East
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2006
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2006
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.