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PROFESSOR PETER HIGGS AND THE NOBEL PRIZE FOR PHYSICS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 528: tabled on 08 October 2013

Tabled in the 2013-14 session.

This motion has been signed by 41 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 congratulates Professor Peter Higgs, Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics at the University of Edinburgh, for the much merited award to him, along with François Englert, of the Nobel Prize for Physics for their theoretical work on the Higgs Boson which was recently confirmed by experiments at the CERN Large Hadron Collider.

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.

Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 10 October 2013
York Central
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Neil
Conservative
Signed on 8 October 2013
Stroud
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2013
Bolton North East
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Glasgow South West
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2013
Heywood and Middleton
Evans, Mr Nigel
Independent
Signed on 14 October 2013
Ribble Valley
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2013
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2013
Aberavon
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 October 2013
St Ives
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Edinburgh East
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2013
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
Signed on 14 October 2013
Portsmouth South
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 8 October 2013
Wealden
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2013
Hampstead and Kilburn
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 October 2013
Manchester, Withington
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 14 October 2013
New Forest East
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 15 October 2013
Belfast East
MacNeil, Mr Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 October 2013
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McCabe, Steve
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Birmingham, Selly Oak
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 October 2013
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 10 October 2013
Dundee West
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2013
Mansfield
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2013
Livingston
Murphy, Paul
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2013
Torfaen
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Glenrothes
Russell, Sir Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 October 2013
Colchester
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 8 October 2013
Strangford
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Stewart, Rory
Conservative
Signed on 8 October 2013
Penrith and The Border
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2013
Stoke-on-Trent North

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.