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ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW 2016

EDM (Early Day Motion) 245: tabled on 27 June 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 51 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 Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland on its 176th show and another successful year holding the event in lngliston; notes that the show generates over £46 million for the Scottish economy every year and brings a significant number of jobs and tourists to Edinburgh West; further congratulates the organisers on attracting over 187,000 guests to 2016's event, including 30,000 children who attended for free; recognises this year's focus on the successful and still-expanding Scottish gin industry which is currently worth over £1 billion a year to the Scottish economy; and congratulates the winners of the many competitions held during the show.

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 11 July 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Livingston
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 July 2016
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Blackman, Kirsty
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Aberdeen North
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Edinburgh North and Leith
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Edinburgh South West
Cowan, Ronnie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Inverclyde
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Donaldson, Sir Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 June 2016
Lagan Valley
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 June 2016
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 July 2016
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2016
North East Fife
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
North Ayrshire and Arran
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 June 2016
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 July 2016
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
East Lothian
Kerr, Calum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 June 2016
Glasgow South
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2016
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 July 2016
Belfast South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 30 June 2016
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Falkirk
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 June 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Stirling
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Gordon
Sheppard, Tommy
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Edinburgh East
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Upper Bann
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Midlothian
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Angus
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Central Ayrshire
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2016
Perth and North Perthshire

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.