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CÒISIR GHÀIDHLIG MHEALBHAICH (MELVICH GAELIC CHOIR)

EDM (Early Day Motion) 679: tabled on 09 November 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 27 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 recognises and applauds Còisir Ghàdhlig Mhealbhaich's success at the recent Mod; notes that the choir is again National Champion having won all awards in the Fluent Rural Choirs Class in Oban; further notes that Còisir Ghàdhlig Mhealbhaich is the only Gaelic Choir from the mainland ever to have held the Lorn Shield, awarded to the most outstanding Choir in the Fluent Rural Choirs Class, the Captain Angus Stewart Memorial Trophy, the Dalriada Cup, the Miss Catherine MacDonald Silver Baton and the An Comunn Gàidhealach Monetary Award simultaneously; and congratulates members of the choir, their conductor, Mr Raymond Bremner, and the Choir President, Mr Pat Kieran, on the level of excellence shown by members drawn from North Sutherland and Caithness in this, the Choir's 40th Anniversary Year.

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 23 November 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 November 2015
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2015
Edinburgh South West
Cowan, Ronnie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 November 2015
Inverclyde
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 November 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 10 November 2015
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2015
Newport West
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 November 2015
Glasgow North
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 November 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hosie, Stewart
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 November 2015
Dundee East
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 November 2015
Dundee West
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 November 2015
Glasgow East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2015
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 November 2015
Glasgow North West
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2015
Stirling
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 10 November 2015
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 November 2015
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2015
Midlothian
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 November 2015
Angus
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 November 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.