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FILM COUNCIL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 657: tabled on 27 July 2010

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 30 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 deeply regrets the Government's decision to abolish the Film Council; and considers that this is a retrograde step that will impact severely on the contribution the British film industry makes to the cultural life and economy of this country.

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.

Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 8 September 2010
York Central
Berger, Luciana
Labour
Signed on 15 September 2010
Liverpool, Wavertree
Blenkinsop, Tom
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2010
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 8 September 2010
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2010
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 6 September 2010
North Ayrshire and Arran
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 14 September 2010
Bolton North East
Dakin, Nic
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2010
Scunthorpe
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2010
Heywood and Middleton
Eagle, Ms Angela
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2010
Wallasey
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2010
North Tyneside
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 September 2010
Portsmouth South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2010
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hilling, Julie
Labour
Signed on 16 September 2010
Bolton West
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2010
Luton North
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2010
Edinburgh North and Leith
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 13 September 2010
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 8 September 2010
Belfast South
Mitchell, Austin
Labour
Signed on 13 September 2010
Great Grimsby
Paisley, Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 September 2010
North Antrim
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2010
Ealing, Southall
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2010
Bolsover
Umunna, Mr Chuka
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2010
Streatham

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.