House of Commons
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CELEBRATING MAGNA CARTA 800TH ANNIVERSARY
EDM #430
Tabled 16 July 2013
2013-14 Session
That this House welcomes the announcement that the four surviving original copies of Magna Carta will be brought together for the first time in history in 2015 to mark the 800th anniversary of its issue; notes that Magna Carta is one of the world's most famous documents and that its principles are echoed in the British constitution and others around the world; congratulates the British Library, Lincoln Cathedral and Salisbury Cathedral on uniting the original copies; further welcomes the chance for 1215 members of the public to see the manuscripts side-by-side in a special event; further welcomes the opportunity for scholars to see the documents together for the first time; and looks forward to the celebrations of Magna Carta's anniversary in two years' time.

Signatures (48)

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.
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
02 September 2013
Baldry, Sir Tony
Conservative
02 September 2013
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
18 July 2013
Blunkett, Mr David
Labour
02 September 2013
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
17 July 2013
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
18 July 2013
Caton, Martin
Labour
17 July 2013
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
02 September 2013
Cryer, John
Labour
02 September 2013
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
17 July 2013
Davis, Mr David
Conservative
02 September 2013
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
17 July 2013
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
17 July 2013
Flynn, Paul
Labour
18 July 2013
Gapes, Mike
Labour
18 July 2013
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
18 July 2013
Glass, Pat
Labour
16 July 2013
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
18 July 2013
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
02 September 2013
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
17 July 2013
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
17 July 2013
Howarth, Sir Gerald
Conservative
02 September 2013
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
18 July 2013
Long, Naomi
Alliance
04 September 2013
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
16 July 2013
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
17 July 2013
Metcalfe, Stephen
Conservative
02 September 2013
Murphy, Paul
Labour
04 September 2013
Redwood, Mr John
Conservative
02 September 2013
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
11 September 2013
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
02 September 2013
Russell, Sir Bob
Liberal Democrat
18 July 2013
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
17 July 2013
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
17 July 2013
Shepherd, Sir Richard
Conservative
02 September 2013
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
17 July 2013
Stuart, Ms Gisela
Labour
02 September 2013
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
02 September 2013
Vickers, Martin
Conservative
18 July 2013
Walker, Mr Robin
Conservative
02 September 2013
Ward, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
03 September 2013
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.