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LADY VICTORIA COLLIERY AND THE SCOTTISH MINING MUSEUM

EDM (Early Day Motion) 564: tabled on 12 December 2007

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 53 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 the Lady Victoria Colliery, which is now home to the Scottish Mining Museum, on being voted Scotland's most treasured place by the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland; notes that the colliery employed 2,000 miners at its peak and that is is now the last surviving colliery from Scotland's vast mining industry; further notes that the Scottish Mining Museum provides a unique insight into Scotland's social and economic history; and hopes that it continues to educate people of all ages about the contribution mining has made to Scotland's heritage.

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.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Blaydon
Banks, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2008
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 2007
Worthing West
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Dumfries and Galloway
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 December 2007
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2007
Gower
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
North Ayrshire and Arran
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2008
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2007
Easington
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2008
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Livingston
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Heywood and Middleton
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2007
Aberdeen North
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2008
Sunderland North
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Norwich North
Gilroy, Linda
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Plymouth, Sutton
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Edinburgh South
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2007
Portsmouth South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 January 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Chorley
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2008
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 January 2008
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2007
Brighton, Pavilion
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Manchester Central
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2008
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2008
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Mansfield
Moffat, Anne
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
East Lothian
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2007
Bristol North West
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Ynys Môn
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 January 2008
Dunfermline and West Fife
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Glasgow North West
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Glasgow Central
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2007
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Nottingham South
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2007
Edinburgh East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 December 2007
Bristol West

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.