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MICHAEL MARRA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 633: tabled on 24 October 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 20 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 with sadness the death of acclaimed singer-songwriter and folk club stalwart Michael Marra, widely known as the Bard of Dundee; appreciates that he leaves behind a thoughtful and humourous body of work that has brought pleasure to many over several decades and which will be remembered for its depictions of Scottish and Dundee life in songs such as Hamish the Goalie and If Africa was Dundee; acknowledges that he will be missed across Scotland and beyond; and passes its condolences to his family and friends.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.