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SIRENS NETBALL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 983: tabled on 24 February 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 25 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 Sirens on making history by becoming the first Scottish team to join netball's Vitality Superleague; notes that a sell-out crowd of 3,700 people turned out to watch the Sirens take on the Wasps in its opening fixture at Glasgow's Emirates Arena; recognises that the Sirens want to increase the sporting opportunities for women by ensuring that Scotland's daughters have the same opportunities around sport that it's sons have; welcomes the support that Netball Scotland, The University of the West of Scotland and others provided to support the Sirens; and wishes the Sirens the best of success for the season ahead.

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 24 February 2017
Dumfries and Galloway
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 March 2017
Livingston
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Motherwell and Wishaw
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 March 2017
North East Fife
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 28 February 2017
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 March 2017
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Glasgow North East
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 March 2017
East Dunbartonshire
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2017
East Renfrewshire
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 March 2017
Gordon
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 February 2017
Glasgow South West
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 March 2017
Midlothian
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 March 2017
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.