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JOBS AT BAE SYSTEMS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1072: tabled on 12 March 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 20 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 notes the creation of 800 jobs over the next five to 10 years at BAE Systems Samlesbury site in the Ribble Valley as part of an £800 million investment programme; congratulates BAE Systems on the increased demand of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter programme and for securing their contract on its production of the Typhoon fleet; praises the employees of BAE Systems that have established the Samlesbury site as a centre of British engineering excellence; and calls on the Government to support British engineering, ensuring that Britain stays at the forefront of both production and design.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.