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75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE BRITISH FILM INSTITUTE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2409: tabled on 04 November 2008

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 54 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 British Film Institute (BFI) on its 75th anniversary; welcomes its work in promoting understanding and appreciation of Britain's acclaimed film and television heritage and culture; notes that the BFI National Archive is the largest archive of moving image material in the world and includes over 275,000 films, 210,000 television programmes, seven million photographs and 15,000 posters; further welcomes Screenonline for schools, to which access to the moving image material is free and available to all UK schools, colleges, universities and public libraries through the National Education Network or JANET; and calls on the Government to continue its support of the BFI's work for another 75 years and beyond.

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.

Ancram, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 11 November 2008
Devizes
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 10 November 2008
Altrincham and Sale West
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 November 2008
North East Fife
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 11 November 2008
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2008
Barnsley West and Penistone
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2008
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2008
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 November 2008
Kingston and Surbiton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2008
Livingston
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 November 2008
Aberdeen North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2008
Stroud
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 4 November 2008
Ribble Valley
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2008
Newport West
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2008
Hastings and Rye
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2008
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 November 2008
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2008
Luton North
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2008
Pontypridd
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2008
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2008
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 November 2008
Hereford
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 5 November 2008
Salisbury
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 November 2008
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2008
Brighton, Pavilion
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2008
Mid Worcestershire
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2008
Hayes and Harlington
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2008
Great Grimsby
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2008
North East Cambridgeshire
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2008
Knowsley South
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2008
Hyndburn
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2008
Southport
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2008
Loughborough
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2008
Romford
Scott, Mr Lee
Conservative
Signed on 4 November 2008
Ilford North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2008
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2008
Bradford West
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2008
East Devon
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2008
North West Leicestershire
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 5 November 2008
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2008
Finchley and Golders Green
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2008
Upminster
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2008
Conwy
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2008
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 November 2008
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 November 2008
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2008
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 6 November 2008
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.