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TONY MCCOY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 777: tabled on 11 February 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 27 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 thirteen-time champion National Hunt racing jockey Mr Tony McCoy on achieving his 3,000th winning ride; believes this to be one of the most outstanding achievements in the history of racing; recognises the exceptional personal courage which Mr McCoy has shown in recovering from a number of serious injuries to continue his remarkable career; believes that this reflects the courage shown by all racing jockeys and epitomises the great tradition of British sportsmanship; and wishes him and the sport of horseracing in general further success in the future.

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
Signed on 25 February 2009
Rossendale and Darwen
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Worthing West
Conway, Derek
Independent Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2009
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 24 February 2009
Foyle
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 12 February 2009
Ribble Valley
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2009
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
North Wiltshire
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 February 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 11 March 2009
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2009
Luton North
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2009
Tamworth
Mann, John
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2009
Bassetlaw
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 22 April 2009
Belfast South
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 March 2009
South Down
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
North East Cambridgeshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
Nottingham South
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Whittingdale, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 2009
Maldon and East Chelmsford
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 12 February 2009
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.