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GLASGOW WOMEN'S LIBRARY AND RECOGNISED COLLECTIONS OF NATIONAL SIGNIFICANCE STATUS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 874: tabled on 15 December 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 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 congratulates the Glasgow Womens' Library (GWL) on being awarded Recognised Collections of National Significance status by Museums Galleries Scotland; recognises that GWL is the only accredited museum dedicated to women's history in the whole of the UK; notes that the GWL collection encompasses a wide range of documents and objects, including suffragette memorabilia; and commends staff and volunteers for their enthusiastic outreach programmes which support women of all backgrounds, and encourages people to visit this unique collection.

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 5 January 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Livingston
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Blackman, Kirsty
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 December 2015
Aberdeen North
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 December 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty, Martin John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
West Dunbartonshire
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 December 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Kerr, Calum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 December 2015
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Dundee West
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Falkirk
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2016
Mansfield
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Stirling
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 January 2016
Gordon
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 6 January 2016
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Glasgow South West
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 January 2016
Midlothian
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2015
Leicester East
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Angus
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 January 2016
Central Ayrshire
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 December 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.