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SCOTLAND RUGBY SEVENS VICTORY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 63: tabled on 23 May 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 49 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 Scotland team for winning the HSBC World Sevens Series cup in London; notes that this was not only its first cup win since the Series started in 1999 but its first final appearance; commends the team’s spirit for the thrilling manner of victory in scoring two tries in the last 30 seconds to secure the win, and in particular the Man of the Match Dougie Fife, the scorer of both tries; salutes the work of Head Coach Calum MacRae and the performance of player of the tournament Damien Hoyland; wishes the team every success next season; recognises that rugby sevens was invented in Scotland; and is therefore pleased to note that rugby sevens is coming home.

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.

Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Blackman, Kirsty
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Aberdeen North
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 May 2016
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 May 2016
Edinburgh South West
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 June 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
West Dunbartonshire
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 25 May 2016
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Elliott, Tom
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Fermanagh and South Tyrone
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 May 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 June 2016
Poplar and Limehouse
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
North East Fife
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
North Ayrshire and Arran
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Glenrothes
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
East Lothian
Kinahan, Danny
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
South Antrim
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 May 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 May 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McCaig, Callum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Aberdeen South
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Glasgow South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 24 May 2016
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 May 2016
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 May 2016
East Dunbartonshire
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Argyll and Bute
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
East Renfrewshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 June 2016
Stirling
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 May 2016
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 May 2016
Upper Bann
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 May 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 May 2016
Midlothian
Thomson, Michelle
Independent
Signed on 25 May 2016
Edinburgh West
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 June 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.