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1820 RADICAL WAR MEMORIAL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 453: tabled on 15 September 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 39 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 welcomes the official unveiling of artwork on 25 September 2015 at Cathcart Square, Greenock in Inverclyde to commemorate the 1820 Radical War; notes that the Radical War, also known as the Scottish Insurrection of 1820, was a week of strikes and unrest, a culmination of Radical demands for reform in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland; further notes that the ringleaders were arrested and were transported to Greenock for trial and in one last act of Scottish defiance, the people of Greenock staged their own uprising, rescued the Paisley prisoners and spirited them away; and acknowledges the decision by Inverclyde Council and Riverside Inverclyde to commemorate the event and wishes all those involved every success.

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 14 October 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 16 September 2015
Blyth Valley
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 October 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Motherwell and Wishaw
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 November 2015
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 October 2015
North East Fife
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2015
Birmingham, Hall Green
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Glasgow North
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
East Lothian
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Dundee West
McCaig, Callum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Aberdeen South
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Glasgow North East
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2015
Mansfield
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 September 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 October 2015
Argyll and Bute
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 September 2015
East Renfrewshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Stirling
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 September 2015
Strangford
Sheppard, Tommy
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Edinburgh East
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Midlothian
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 September 2015
Angus
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Central Ayrshire
Woodcock, John
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
Barrow and Furness

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.