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EDM (Early Day Motion) 2176: tabled on 14 September 2011

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 15 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 welcomes Cask Ale Week 2011, which will take place between 1 and 9 October 2011 and is supported by the Campaign for Real Ale and Cask Marque; celebrates the vital role that pubs play in communities, providing employment and contributing to the local economy; considers that well-run community pubs are essential in promoting responsible drinking in a safe and sociable environment; notes the role of Cask Ale Week in showing consumers the wide range of beers available from Britain's 800 real ale breweries, including through a Try Before You Buy scheme; and encourages hon. Members to consider visiting a local pub and otherwise show their support for pubs and real ale breweries in their constituency during the Cask Ale Week.