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FLOODS IN BOLTON

EDM (Early Day Motion) 961: tabled on 13 January 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 3 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 extends its deep sympathy to the people of Riverside Drive, Prestolee, in the wake of the recent severe flooding to hit their homes; commends the people of Prestolee, Stoneclough and surrounding areas on their community spirit and hard work in the face of adversity, the generosity of the townspeople and of those from further afield and the generosity of local supermarkets which have donated food, cleaning products and other items; and expresses its profound thanks to, and admiration for, the superb work done by the emergency services, utility companies, Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council, Holy Trinity Church, the Grapes Hotel and, most of all, the individuals who have helped to clean up, repair and protect the properties affected.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.