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WELSH NATIONAL FLAG AND EUROVISION (NO.2)

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1444: tabled on 09 May 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 13 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 decision of the organisers of the Eurovision Song Contest, the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), to withdraw its prohibition of the national flag of Wales at the final event in Stockholm on 14 May 2016; thanks Welsh language broadcaster S4C for making strong representations to the EBU on this issue; pays tribute to the opportunities available in this House to highlight such injustices; and looks forward to seeing the Welsh flag flying proudly at this year's competition.