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Work of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI)

EDM (Early Day Motion) 824: tabled on 06 January 2022

Tabled in the 2021-22 session.

This motion has been signed by 29 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House commends the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) on their tireless work as well as their record year of donations and increased membership; celebrates the institution which is on its way to breaking its fundraising record since it was founded in 1824; notes the work of the 238 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland; recognises the heroic work of the RNLI staff and volunteers who risk their own lives to save others; praises the work they do in local communities as well as across their work in the nations of the United Kingdom; and further recognises in particular the work they have done to rescue those who have got into difficulty at sea while seeking asylum and making the perilous journey across the English Channel.

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.

Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
Motherwell and Wishaw
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
Ochil and South Perthshire
Winter, Beth
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2022
Cynon Valley
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
Glasgow North East
Farry, Stephen
Alliance
Signed on 10 January 2022
North Down
Dorans, Allan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Girvan, Paul
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 January 2022
South Antrim
Penning, Sir Mike
Conservative
Signed on 10 January 2022
Hemel Hempstead
Qaisar, Ms Anum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 January 2022
Airdrie and Shotts
Ferrier, Margaret
Independent
Signed on 12 January 2022
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2022
Glasgow North West
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 January 2022
Strangford
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2022
Dundee West
Burgon, Richard
Labour
Signed on 14 January 2022
Leeds East
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 January 2022
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 January 2022
Ceredigion
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 January 2022
Arfon
Begum, Apsana
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2022
Poplar and Limehouse
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 January 2022
Glasgow North
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2022
Gateshead
Maskell, Rachael
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2022
York Central
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2022
Worthing West
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2022
Hayes and Harlington

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.