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STOKE-ON-TRENT AND CITY OF CULTURE 2021

EDM (Early Day Motion) 993: tabled on 28 February 2017

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 4 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 extraordinary culture and heritage of Stoke-on-Trent; notes the city's accomplishments in creative art and design, particularly in ceramics; further notes its ongoing contribution to British sports both as the European City of Sport 2016 and the home of Stoke City FC and Port Vale FC; acknowledges the superiority and versatility of the Staffordshire oatcake; believes that the unique nature of the six towns makes Stoke-on-Trent an invaluable asset to North Staffordshire and the UK; and calls on the Government to support Stoke-on-Trent's bid for City of Culture 2021.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.