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RETIREMENT OF THE ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 357: tabled on 28 January 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 90 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House acknowledges the signal service to Church and State of the Most Reverend and Right Honourable Robert Runcie as Archbishop of Canterbury; and wishes him a long, happy and healthy retirement.

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.

Archer, Peter
Labour
Signed on 13 February 1991
Warley West
Arnold, Mr Jacques
Conservative
Signed on 29 January 1991
Gravesham
Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 5 February 1991
Bournemouth East
Banks, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Harrogate
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 30 January 1991
East Antrim
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 1991
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Benyon, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1991
Milton Keynes
Braine, Sir Bernard
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Castle Point
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Canterbury
Budgen, Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Wolverhampton South West
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 6 February 1991
Bury North
Butler, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Warrington South
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 1991
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1991
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1991
Workington
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Stafford
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1991
Monklands West
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1991
Romsey and Waterside
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1991
Birmingham, Erdington
Couchman, James
Conservative
Signed on 26 February 1991
Gillingham
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 5 February 1991
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1991
Easington
Duffy, Sir Patrick
Labour
Signed on 4 February 1991
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1991
Glasgow, Pollok
Dykes, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Harrow East
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1991
Warley East
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 28 January 1991
Birkenhead
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1991
Newport West
Fookes, Dame Janet
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 1991
Plymouth, Drake
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1991
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Ealing North
Greenway, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 1991
Ryedale
Grist, Ian
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1991
Cardiff Central
Grocott, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1991
The Wrekin
Hampson, Dr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Leeds North West
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 5 February 1991
Exeter
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 4 February 1991
Wentworth
Haselhurst, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Saffron Walden
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1991
Ashfield
Hicks, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 5 February 1991
South East Cornwall
Hill, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Southampton, Test
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1991
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Hughes, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Harrow West
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 1991
Southwark and Bermondsey
Janner, Greville
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1991
Leicester West
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 6 February 1991
Wealden
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 18 April 1991
Clwyd South West
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 1991
North Down
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 29 January 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
Latham, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 29 January 1991
Rutland and Melton
Lester, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 1991
Broxtowe
Lofthouse, Sir Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1991
Pontefract and Castleford
Luce, Sir Richard
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1991
Shoreham
MacDonald, Dr Calum
Labour
Signed on 5 February 1991
Western Isles
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1991
Barnsley West and Penistone
McNair-Wilson, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 1991
Newbury
Meyer, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 1991
Clwyd North West
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1991
Cardiff South and Penarth
Morrison, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Devizes
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 February 1991
Torfaen
O'Brien, Sir Bill
Labour
Signed on 6 February 1991
Normanton
Parkinson, Cecil
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Hertsmere
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 5 February 1991
Liverpool, Riverside
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 1 February 1991
Burnley
Price, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Eastleigh
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 5 February 1991
Gateshead East
Raison, Sir Timothy
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1991
Aylesbury
Rhodes James, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Cambridge
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1991
Islington South and Finsbury
Soames, Hon Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Crawley
Squire, Mr Robin
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Hornchurch
Stanbrook, Ivor
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Orpington
Steel, Sir David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 1991
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Esher
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Solihull
Thompson, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Norwich North
Townsend, Sir Cyril
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Bexleyheath
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1991
Wolverhampton South East
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Reading East
Walker, Sir Cecil
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 30 January 1991
North Belfast
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 1991
Orkney and Shetland
Waller, Gary
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 1991
Keighley
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 1 February 1991
Macclesfield
Wolfson, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1991
Sevenoaks

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

RETIREMENT OF THE ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY (Amendment 1)
at end add 'and hopes that his successor will have the courage of the Pope in opposing war.'.
Labour, Leyton
2
signatures
EDM 357A1: tabled on 6 February 1991