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CONDOLENCES ON THE PASSING OF DAVID NELSON, GLENROTHES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 893: tabled on 01 February 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 19 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House sends its condolences following the tragic and untimely passing of David Nelson, known as Davie to his friends, a tireless campaigner for the people of Glenrothes and Auchmuty; notes Davie's courageous campaigns against social injustice from the Poll Tax in the 1980s to the so-called bedroom tax more recently; further notes Davie's role in setting up the town's first Tenant's Associations and his unending commitment to the Coal Industries Social and Welfare Organisation which saw him play a pivotal role in setting up its new premises which very recently opened; extends its condolences to his family, Maureen and his children, Vicky and David, and to all of his friends and colleagues; and offers its heartfelt gratitude for all of his efforts in making Glenrothes a better place to live.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.