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EDM (Early Day Motion) 1585: tabled on 05 September 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 20 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House honours the service and sacrifice of firefighters and remembers all those who have lost their lives in the line of duty; joins with the colleagues, friends and family of Tony Hall and John Donley at the unveiling of a commemorative plaque at Peterlee Fire Station on 5 September 2018, the 30th anniversary of Mr Hall and Mr Donley’s deaths; recognises the good work of the firefighters’ 100 lottery and the Fire Brigades Union Red Plaque Scheme to recognise and honour the firefighters who lost their lives; thanks all serving firefighters who stand ready every day to risk their lives to save others and protect their communities from fire, flood, terror incidents and numerous other emergency situations; and asks that hon. Members join and pay tribute to Mr Hall and Mr Donley on the anniversary of their passing.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.