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THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF ST. ANDREW'S PARISH, ROTHESAY, ISLE OF BUTE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 682: tabled on 16 November 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 32 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 Fr Michael Hutson and all the parishioners, past and present, of St Andrew's Church, Rothesay on the Isle of Bute on the occasion of the parish's sesquicentennial celebration, 150 years of the island's Roman Catholic community being officially recognised as a parish on Bute; acknowledges that the anniversary falls on 30 November, the same day as the Solemnity of Scotland's patron, St Andrew; that the anniversary will be marked that evening by a Mass, concelebrated by the Right Rev. Brian McGee, Bishop of Argyll and the Isles and the Right Rev. Joseph Toal, Bishop of Motherwell, himself formerly a priest at St Andrew's, Rothesay; commends the inter-faith, ecumenical work being done by all faith communities on the island; and wishes the parish of St Andrew's a successful 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.

Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Dumfries and Galloway
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 December 2016
Livingston
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 November 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 November 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 December 2016
North East Fife
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
North Ayrshire and Arran
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 December 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 November 2016
Dundee West
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Glasgow South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 16 November 2016
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Glasgow North East
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 November 2016
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 November 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 18 November 2016
South Down
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 November 2016
Gordon
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 November 2016
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 November 2016
Midlothian
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2016
Central Ayrshire
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 November 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.