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MAGNUS MACFARLANE-BARROW AND MARY'S MEALS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 974: tabled on 22 February 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 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 Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow, the founder of Mary's Meals, on receiving the 2017 Westminster Award for Human Life, Human Rights and Human Dignity; recognises his and his team's outstanding contribution to alleviating child hunger and improving the life chances for children in 12 of the poorest countries across South and Central America, Africa, India and Asia, by providing more than one million children with a meal every day at school; commends the remarkable effect that Mary's Meals has had on the lives of tens of millions of children living in the world's poorest communities since the charity was set up from the family home in Dalmally, Argyll by Mr MacFarlane-Barrow and his brother Fergus; and acknowledges their achievement and wishes Mr MacFarlane-Barrow and Mary's Meal's future success.

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.

Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Livingston
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 March 2017
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Glenrothes
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hosie, Stewart
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Dundee East
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McCaig, Callum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Aberdeen South
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Glasgow South
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 23 February 2017
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Glasgow North East
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2017
Mansfield
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
East Dunbartonshire
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Gordon
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 February 2017
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 February 2017
Glasgow South West
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 February 2017
Midlothian
Thomson, Michelle
Independent
Signed on 24 February 2017
Edinburgh West
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2017
Leicester East

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.