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COLD WATER ISLAND TOURISM CONFERENCE 2016

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1239: tabled on 11 March 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 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 second Cold Water Island Tourism (CWIT) Conference, which is to be held from 14 to 16 March 2016 on the Isle of Arran, following what it considers the tremendous success of that conference in 2015; notes that CWIT is an initiative to promote, celebrate and help develop tourism on small cold water island destinations around the world; understands that the 2016 conference will focus mainly on how architecture, design and innovative thinking can influence and inform economic and community development, regeneration, tourism, energy and environment; further notes that a range of experts from across Europe will participate; believes that the CWIT initiative ties in with the EU Blue Growth Strategy and the new focus on cold water islands as part of the EU programmes in 2014 to 2021; and wishes CWIT every success in organising the conference and in its future endeavours.

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 11 March 2016
Dumfries and Galloway
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 March 2016
Livingston
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 March 2016
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 March 2016
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 March 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 March 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 March 2016
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 15 March 2016
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 March 2016
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 March 2016
North East Fife
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 March 2016
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 April 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 14 March 2016
North Down
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 March 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 March 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 March 2016
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 16 March 2016
Glasgow East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 March 2016
Falkirk
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2016
Mansfield
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 March 2016
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 March 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 March 2016
Argyll and Bute
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 March 2016
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 March 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 March 2016
Glasgow Central
Thomson, Michelle
Independent
Signed on 16 March 2016
Edinburgh West
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2016
Leicester East
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 March 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.