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CELTIC FOOTBALL CLUB 125th ANNIVERSARY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 800: tabled on 29 November 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 41 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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

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Motion text

That this House congratulates Celtic Football Club, the first British club to win the European Cup, on its 125th anniversary; notes that the club was formed to support needy children and to give identity and self-esteem to an underprivileged community; welcomes the club's aim in its anniversary year to raise 1.25 million for the Celtic Charity Fund for the benefit of a number of young people's cancer charities, bothin the UKand abroad, including the Teenage Cancer Trust; and further notes that by its actions Celtic Football Club demonstrates that football can be a force for good.

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.

Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 20 December 2012
Sheffield South East
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2012
Blyth Valley
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2013
West Lancashire
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2012
Bolton North East
Crouch, Tracey
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 2012
Chatham and Aylesford
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 29 November 2012
Foyle
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 4 December 2012
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Field, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 10 January 2013
Cities of London and Westminster
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2012
Newport West
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 3 December 2012
Bradford West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2012
Ilford South
Goggins, Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2012
Wythenshawe and Sale East
Harvey, Sir Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 December 2012
North Devon
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2012
Jarrow
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2012
Knowsley
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2012
Wansbeck
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 December 2012
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 14 January 2013
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
MacNeil, Mr Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 November 2012
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 January 2013
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2012
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2012
Dundee West
McKenzie, Iain
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2012
Inverclyde
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2012
Mansfield
Mitchell, Austin
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2012
Great Grimsby
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2013
Easington
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 2013
Leeds North West
Murphy, Paul
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2013
Torfaen
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2013
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 29 January 2013
Ynys Môn
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 29 January 2013
Bolton South East
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 December 2012
North Cornwall
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2012
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2013
Stoke-on-Trent North
Wright, David
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2013
Telford

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

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

CELTIC FOOTBALL CLUB 125th ANNIVERSARY (Amendment 1)
after `Trust;', insert `notes however the reprehensible actions of Anthony Stokes, a 24-year-old first team player at Celtic FC, in his attendance at a function for a deceased dissident terrorist and known drug dealer in the Irish Republic, and trusts the Club will take immediate and appropriate action to deal with the issue;'.
Democratic Unionist Party, East Londonderry
1
signature
EDM 800A1: tabled on 5 December 2012