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RECOGNITION OF STORNOWAY BLACK PUDDING

EDM (Early Day Motion) 936: tabled on 11 January 2016

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 welcomes the recognition of black pudding, Marag Dhubh in Gaelic, as a superfood; notes that its calcium, iron, magnesium, potassium and protein-rich nature make the black pudding an excellent addition to a healthy, balanced diet; expresses pleasure at the economic benefits to Stornoway butchers of its EU Protected Geographical Indication, one of the many great benefits of EU membership; and encourages everyone to discover the great taste of Scottish food.

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 1 February 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2016
Livingston
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 January 2016
Edinburgh North and Leith
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
Edinburgh South West
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 January 2016
Lagan Valley
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 12 January 2016
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow North
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2016
Airdrie and Shotts
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
Dundee West
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 12 January 2016
Glasgow East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2016
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow North West
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Stirling
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Upper Bann
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow Central
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2016
Leicester East
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2016
Walsall South
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 February 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.