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50th anniversary of The Dukes

EDM (Early Day Motion) 710: tabled on 30 November 2021

Tabled in the 2021-22 session.

This motion has been signed by 4 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House celebrates the 50th anniversary of The Dukes theatre and independent cinema in Lancaster; considers that since opening its doors in 1971, The Dukes has been committed to putting arts and culture at the heart of the Lancaster City Region; notes that The Dukes has welcomed the likes of Harriet Walter, Gloria Greame, Andy Serkis and, most recently, Ian McKellen in talented performances; notes that, since 1987, The Dukes broke new ground with the annual Play in the Park hosted in Williamson Park; commends Chief Executive, Karen O’Neill, and her team on the magnificent service they provide and wishes The Dukes very well for many more successful years in promoting the arts in the North West.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.