House of Commons
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50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE MUNICH AIR CRASH
EDM #868
Tabled 04 February 2008
2007-08 Session
That this House notes with sadness that 6th February is the 50th anniversary of the death of the great Manchester United footballers, Roger Byrne, Geoff Bent, Mark Jones, David Pegg, Billy Whelan, Eddie Colman, Tommy Taylor and Duncan Edwards in Munich returning from the quarter final European Cup match against Red Star Belgrade; pays respect to the memory of the club officials, journalists and others who also died that day, including former Manchester City and England goalkeeper, Frank Swift; remembers the stunned sadness with which the whole of the City of Manchester was engulfed by the tragedy which impacted on every family and everyone there regardless of club allegiance or none; recalls that the Busby Babes were the first English club side under the guidance of Matt Busby to enter the premier European club competition blazing a trail followed by many since; acknowledges that this side is widely recognised as one of the finest football teams to play in England and in Europe; is aware that United's reputation and achievements on the field of play since that time are amongst the most fitting tributes to that Munich side; offers continuing condolences to those directly affected by the crash; and is aware that Wednesday will be a day held in respect by football supporters of all backgrounds throughout the world.

Signatures (78)

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, Janet
Labour
20 February 2008
Banks, Gordon
Labour
22 February 2008
Barron, Kevin
Labour
04 February 2008
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
07 February 2008
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
07 February 2008
Burgon, Colin
Labour
06 February 2008
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
18 February 2008
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
05 February 2008
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
04 February 2008
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
05 February 2008
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
05 February 2008
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
05 February 2008
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
05 February 2008
Cummings, John
Labour
06 February 2008
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
06 February 2008
Devine, Jim
Labour
05 February 2008
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
04 February 2008
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
30 April 2008
Drew, Mr David
Labour
06 February 2008
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
05 February 2008
Efford, Clive
Labour
07 February 2008
Etherington, Bill
Labour
07 February 2008
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
05 February 2008
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
07 February 2008
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
18 February 2008
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
06 February 2008
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
05 February 2008
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
18 February 2008
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
07 February 2008
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
07 February 2008
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
20 February 2008
Hendrick, Mr Mark
Labour
04 February 2008
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
04 February 2008
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
21 April 2008
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
06 February 2008
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
19 February 2008
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
05 February 2008
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
05 February 2008
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
05 February 2008
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
25 March 2008
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
05 February 2008
Jones, Lynne
Labour
05 February 2008
Kilfoyle, Mr Peter
Labour
04 February 2008
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
05 February 2008
Lepper, David
Labour
05 February 2008
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
21 February 2008
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
05 February 2008
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
05 February 2008
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
06 February 2008
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
21 April 2008
McDonnell, John
Labour
19 February 2008
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
05 February 2008
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
07 February 2008
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
06 February 2008
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
05 February 2008
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
18 February 2008
Purchase, Mr Ken
Labour
06 February 2008
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
18 February 2008
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
05 February 2008
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
26 February 2008
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
05 February 2008
Simpson, Alan
Labour
26 February 2008
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
06 February 2008
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
22 February 2008
Vaz, Keith
Labour
18 February 2008
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
06 February 2008
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
05 February 2008
Watts, Mr Dave
Labour
04 February 2008
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
18 February 2008
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
06 February 2008
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
06 February 2008
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
06 February 2008
There are no withdrawn signatures for this Motion