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ENGLAND RUGBY LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL FIXTURES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1756: tabled on 25 October 2018

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 3 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House welcomes the Autumn 2018's England rugby league international fixtures; notes that the England men's side will play a three match test series against New Zealand, featuring matches in Hull on 27 October, Liverpool on 3 November and Leeds on 11 November 2018; welcomes the players and staff of the touring New Zealand Rugby League team to the UK for this international series; recognises the effect that these major events will have on the local economies of host cities and wider regions across the north of England; further notes that the England women's side will play its first game since the 2017 Rugby League World Cup against France in Carcassonne on 27 October 2018; recognises England Knights' tour of Papua New Guinea, including fixtures against the national side on 27 October and 3 November 2018; wishes all England teams well, particularly for the three matches taking place in different locations on 27 October; and hopes that all England teams will enjoy a successful autumn of international rugby league, as they build towards the Rugby League World Cup 2021 in England.

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.

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.