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Success of BBC Local Radio Stations

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1312: tabled on 19 July 1990

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 18 Members. It has received 3 amendments.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Amendments to this motion

There have been 3 amendments submitted to this motion.

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Motion text

That this House congratulates the British Broadcasting Corporation on the success of its pioneering local radio stations, Greater London Radio, Greater Manchester Radio, and BBC Radio WM; welcomes the valuable contribution which they make to local and regional news coverage; records its recognition of the important public service which they perform; and wishes them every possible success in the future.

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

Success of BBC Local Radio Stations (Amendment 1)
Leave out 'pioneering'.
Conservative, Rugby and Kenilworth
EDM 1312A1: tabled on 18 October 1990
Success of BBC Local Radio Stations (Amendment 2)
After 'Manchester Radio', insert 'BBC CWR'.
Conservative, Rugby and Kenilworth
EDM 1312A2: tabled on 18 October 1990
Success of BBC Local Radio Stations (Amendment 3)
After 'Manchester Radio', insert 'Radio Kent'.
Conservative, Gravesham
EDM 1312A3: tabled on 25 October 1990