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OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP

EDM (Early Day Motion) 315: tabled on 15 July 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 44 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 the Royal and Ancient Golf Club on hosting the 144th Open Championship on the historic Old Course at St Andrews, the Home of Golf; notes that this is the 29th time The Open has been played on the Old Course, making it the most frequent host of the tournament since its founding in 1860; further notes that golf has been played on the links at St Andrews since the early 1400s with the Old Course being founded in 1552, making it the most historic, as well as the best known of golf courses in the world; praises the hard work of the event's organisers and workers in arranging and running the tournament; wishes the tournament, competitors, spectators and townsfolk well for the week ahead; encourages visitors to enjoy the hospitality so generously offered by the ancient town of St Andrews; and sends best wishes to all those taking part.

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.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2015
Blaydon
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Blackman, Kirsty
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Aberdeen North
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 16 July 2015
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 September 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Dundee West
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 7 September 2015
New Forest East
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
Glasgow South
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2015
Hayes and Harlington
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 September 2015
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
East Dunbartonshire
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
East Renfrewshire
Robinson, Gavin
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Belfast East
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Gordon
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Glasgow South West
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 July 2015
Midlothian
Thomson, Michelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Edinburgh West
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Angus
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Central Ayrshire
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.