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MCKINNON CUP DEBATING CHAMPIONSHIPS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 137: tabled on 16 June 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 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 recognises the value of promoting public speaking in developing confidence and self-worth and congratulates the students and staff of the schools of West Dunbartonshire, including St Peter the Apostle High School, Clydebank High School, Dumbarton Academy, Our Lady and St Patrick's High School and Vale of Leven Academy, as well as Hermitage Academy of Argyll and Bute who recently participated in the annual McKinnon Cup Debating Championships; recognises that the schools were all represented by outstanding students and especially congratulates the overall schools winner Jake Brough, the individual winner, and Caleb McGowan on winning the cup for the Vale of Leven Academy.

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.

Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Black, Ms Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Edinburgh North and Leith
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 June 2015
Motherwell and Wishaw
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 June 2015
North East Fife
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 June 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hosie, Stewart
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Dundee East
Kerr, Calum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2015
Hayes and Harlington
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Glasgow East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 June 2015
Falkirk
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Argyll and Bute
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 June 2015
Gordon
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 June 2015
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 June 2015
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Midlothian
Thomson, Michelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Edinburgh West
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2015
Leicester East
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 June 2015
Angus
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.