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ROBBIE SHEPHERD AND TAKE THE FLOOR

EDM (Early Day Motion) 451: tabled on 13 September 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 29 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 recognises the contribution of veteran broadcaster Robbie Shepherd as he stands down from presenting BBC Radio Scotland’s Take the Floor; congratulates him on hosting BBC Radio Scotland's longest running show for the past 35 years and commends his contribution to Scottish traditional music and broadcasting in general; further commends his promotion of the Doric and his writing of a number of books on both Doric and Scottish traditional music and wishes him every success for the future.

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 13 September 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2016
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 September 2016
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 September 2016
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 October 2016
Edinburgh South West
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 September 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 September 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 October 2016
West Dunbartonshire
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 September 2016
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 October 2016
North East Fife
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 January 2016
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 October 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 September 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 October 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 10 October 2016
Glasgow East
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 September 2016
Glasgow North West
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2016
Argyll and Bute
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 September 2016
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 September 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 September 2016
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 October 2016
Midlothian
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 September 2016
Angus

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.