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SCOTLAND AT THE RUGBY WORLD CUP

EDM (Early Day Motion) 459: tabled on 15 September 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 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 wishes the Scotland rugby team the best of luck for the Rugby World Cup that is to be held throughout September and October 2015; notes that this tournament is to be held in England and is expected to contribute up to £2.2 billion of output to the economy; welcomes the fact that 466,000 international visitors are expected to visit the UK to attend the Rugby World Cup; further notes Scotland's strong performances in the warm up games and expects Vern Cotter and his team to do well; and wishes the other home nations luck in the competition.

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 15 September 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 October 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 October 2015
Livingston
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Edinburgh North and Leith
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 October 2015
Edinburgh South West
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 October 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
Poplar and Limehouse
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 October 2015
North East Fife
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
North Ayrshire and Arran
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 October 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
East Lothian
Kerr, Calum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Dundee West
McCaig, Callum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Aberdeen South
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 September 2015
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 October 2015
Falkirk
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 September 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
East Dunbartonshire
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
East Renfrewshire
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 16 September 2015
Midlothian
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 September 2015
Angus
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Banff and Buchan
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 September 2015
Central Ayrshire
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 December 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Perth and North Perthshire

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.