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DEATH OF PAT LALLY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1369: tabled on 11 June 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 17 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes with sadness the passing of Pat Lally, the former Labour leader of Glasgow Council who also served as the city's Lord Provost from 1996 to 1999, at the age of 92; recognises his huge contribution to Glasgow, most notably the Garden Festival, the creation of the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, known to many as Lally's Palais and bringing the European City of Culture home to his beloved city; pays tribute to how he transformed Glasgow's image under the cultural banner; further recognises the drive, determination, charisma and fight he had that helped to improve the city of Glasgow and the lives of its citizens, particularly his work to better the lives of older people, represented through his tireless campaigning and work at the Castlemilk Seniors' Centre; and extends sincere sympathy to the family and friends of one of most significant and towering figures in Glasgow's recent history.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.