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FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF THE NATIONAL NEWSPAPER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 780: tabled on 26 November 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 40 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 celebrates the first anniversary of the first edition of The National, Scotland's newest daily newspaper; welcomes its contribution to the political debate in Scotland as the only national daily newspaper to support Scottish Independence; and congratulates its editors, journalists and contributors for their insight and dedication over the last year in successfully launching a national newspaper at such a challenging time for the wider industry.

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.

Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Livingston
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Edinburgh North and Leith
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 December 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Edinburgh South West
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 30 November 2015
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 December 2015
North East Fife
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Kerr, Calum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 2 December 2015
Belfast South
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 December 2015
Falkirk
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 December 2015
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Argyll and Bute
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
East Renfrewshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Stirling
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2015
Romford
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 30 November 2015
Strangford
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Midlothian
Thomson, Michelle
Independent
Signed on 26 November 2015
Edinburgh West
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2015
Leicester East
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2015
Banff and Buchan
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.