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COALYARD TEAROOM, LARKHALL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 704: tabled on 16 November 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 19 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 condemns South Lanarkshire Council's proposal to shut The Coalyard tearoom in Larkhall; notes that the project helps those with additional support needs learn skills which will prepare them for employment, as well as develop skills for everyday living; acknowledges Larkhall Community Council's efforts to keep The Coalyard open, including gathering over 2,000 signatures from local residents; recognises the value the project has to the community and the potential impact of its closure; and urges South Lanarkshire Council to look at its proposals afresh and continue to invest in this worthy project.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.