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FAST TRACK TO YORKSHIRE CAMPAIGN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1347: tabled on 27 April 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 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 supports the Yorkshire Post's Fast Track to Yorkshire campaign which calls for a new high-speed railway line linking Yorkshire directly with London; considers that a railway line to Yorkshire should be a priority in any new high-speed network to protect inward investment in the region and keep Yorkshire economically competitive; congratulates the Yorkshire Post on running a campaign of such great regional and national importance; and urges other regional institutions to support the Yorkshire high-speed rail campaign.

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.

Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2009
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2009
City of York
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 13 May 2009
Sheffield Central
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 7 May 2009
Morley and Rothwell
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 5 May 2009
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clegg, Mr Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 October 2009
Sheffield, Hallam
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2009
Keighley
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 29 April 2009
Shipley
Goodwill, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 21 May 2009
Scarborough and Whitby
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 May 2009
Portsmouth South
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 1 June 2009
Barnsley Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 5 May 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2009
Calder Valley
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 5 May 2009
Belfast South
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 5 May 2009
Great Grimsby
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 11 May 2009
Halifax
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2009
Huddersfield
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2009
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 5 May 2009
Bradford West
Smith, Ms Angela C.
Labour
Signed on 28 April 2009
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2009
Pudsey
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 6 May 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 29 April 2009
Liverpool, West Derby
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 April 2009
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 1 June 2009
Batley and Spen

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.