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CENTENARY OF THE DEATH OF ROBERT TRESSELL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1303: tabled on 19 January 2011

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 40 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 centenary of the death of Robert Noonan (Tressell) on 3 February 2011 interred in a pauper's grave in Walton, Liverpool; recognises the significance of his seminal work, The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists within the wider Labour movement; and applauds both the work of the Robert Tressell Society and the commemorative programme of events organised by Liverpool City Council to appropriately recognise his historical and literary importance.

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.

Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 17 February 2011
Bootle
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2011
Worthing West
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Gower
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2011
Bolton North East
Dakin, Nic
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Scunthorpe
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2011
Glasgow South West
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 January 2011
Belfast North
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 19 January 2011
Foyle
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Liverpool, Riverside
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2011
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Aberavon
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Ilford South
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 2011
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 January 2011
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 January 2011
Birmingham, Yardley
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Jarrow
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Knowsley
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2011
Manchester Central
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2011
Blackpool South
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 3 February 2011
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2011
Dundee West
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2011
Mansfield
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2011
Gateshead
Murphy, Paul
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Torfaen
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2011
Ynys Môn
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2011
Halifax
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2011
Blackley and Broughton
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 January 2011
Arfon
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 January 2011
Bristol West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.