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THE GREATEST DANCER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2165: tabled on 11 March 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 6 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House congratulates 14-year-old Ellie Ferguson on winning the BBC talent show The Greatest Dancer; notes that she attends the Edinburgh Dance Academy in Corstorphine; recognises the huge amount of work that Ellie has done to reach this high level and the many of hours of practice that she has put in; also recognises the passion and talent that Ellie has for dancing and how viewers of the show have clearly resonated with these qualities; understands that her achievement means that she has earnt a spot on Strictly Come Dancing; further understands that Ellie will generously give half of her prize money to her choreographer; and wishes Ellie every possible success for her future.