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MARY BARBOUR AWARDS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1617: tabled on 12 September 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 21 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House congratulates the winners of 2018's Mary Barbour Awards; understands that the awards were established by Parkhead Housing Association to recognise the unique role that women have contributed to the city of Glasgow; recognises that many women in Glasgow have followed the example set by Mary Barbour in campaigning on local and national issues; further congratulates the winner, Mary MacPherson, Director of the Family Addiction Support Service and long-time community activist in Calton; notes the success of Michaela Roach, a pupil at St Mungo's Academy, who led her school debate team to win the 2018 Parliamentary World Debate Competition in Tokyo; and wishes all winners of the Mary Babour Award every success for the future.

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In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

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