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10TH FIFE, FIRST CUPAR SCOUTS RIBBON OF POPPIES PROJECT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 552: tabled on 16 November 2017

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 14 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House congratulates the 10th Fife, First Cupar Scouts on its part in the Ribbon of Poppies project; understands that the First Cupar Scouts has a long history in Fife, dating back to 1909; recognises that this project marks the centenary of the end of the First World War in 2018 by creating a carpet of crimson from Land's End to John O'Groats; further recognises that this task is undertaken in remembrance of all those killed or wounded in that war; notes that after the Remembrance Service at Cupar War Memorial, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Explorer Scouts and their leaders sowed poppy seeds in the wild flower community garden; appreciates that when the seeds germinate in 2018, it is hoped there will be a great display of poppies creating a memorable visual reminder of the sacrifices made during the First World War as the centenary of the end of the conflict is marked; and encourages the growth of the Ribbon of Poppies project.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.