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SUFFRAGETTE OAK: SCOTLAND'S TREE OF THE YEAR 2015

EDM (Early Day Motion) 618: tabled on 28 October 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 35 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 notes with delight the awarding of the title Woodland Trust Scottish Tree of the Year 2015 to the Suffragette Oak in Glasgow's Kelvingrove Park; recognises that the tree was planted by suffrage organisations on 20 April 1918 to mark women gaining the right to vote earlier that year; congratulates Glasgow Women's Library on its work to raise the profile of the Suffragette Oak and its part in the women's history of Glasgow; and wishes the Suffragette Oak campaigners every success in the forthcoming 2016 European Tree of the Year 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 28 October 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 November 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 November 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 November 2015
Edinburgh North and Leith
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 November 2015
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 November 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2015
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 October 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty, Martin John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 November 2015
West Dunbartonshire
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 October 2015
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 November 2015
North East Fife
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2015
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2015
Glenrothes
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 November 2015
East Lothian
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 November 2015
Dundee West
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2015
Mansfield
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2015
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 October 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 October 2015
Argyll and Bute
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 November 2015
East Renfrewshire
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2015
Bolton South East
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 October 2015
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 October 2015
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2015
Glasgow South West
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2015
Midlothian
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 October 2015
Angus
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 November 2015
Central Ayrshire
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.