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600TH ANNIVERSARY OF CUPAR OLD AND ST MICHAEL OF TARVIT PARISH CHURCH

EDM (Early Day Motion) 319: tabled on 15 July 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 30 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 Cupar Old and St Michael of Tarvit Parish Church on its 600th anniversary; notes that the first church in Cupar was erected on the site of the present Old Parish Church in 1415, before its congregation came together with St Michael of Tarvit in 1618; further notes that the Church celebrated its achievement in a service on 28 June 2015 attended by members of the congregation and local community, as well as the Moderator of the General Assembly, the Very Rev Dr Angus Morrison, who brought greetings from the Assembly and did the Benediction, and the Right Rev Albert Bogle, a past Moderator of the General Assembly, who preached the sermon; is pleased to hear that the celebrations were well received by guests; praises the Church's commitment to the community and wider world and, in particular, the ongoing support it provides to the Peruvian boys home, Casa Girasoles; and wishes the church well in the next 600 years of its history.

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
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
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
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 September 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
East Lothian
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Dundee West
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Glasgow East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 September 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
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
East Renfrewshire
Robinson, Gavin
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Belfast East
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2015
Romford
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Gordon
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 July 2015
Strangford
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 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

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.