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Reduction Of Funding For The Welsh National Opera Company

EDM number 271 in 1990-91, proposed by Paul Murphy on 19/12/1990.

That this House condemns the decision of the British Arts Council not to include the Welsh National Opera among those companies to benefit from the new Enhancement Fund; notes that the Welsh National Opera will be some ú300,000 short of necessary funds; and calls on the Secretary of State for Wales to ensure proper funding for the Opera Company and for him to have an urgent meeting with the Chairman of the Arts Council to reassess the position.

This motion has been signed by a total of 31 MPs, 1 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

Paul Murphy19/12/1990TorfaenProposed
Alun Michael19/12/1990Cardiff South & PenarthSeconded
Ron Davies19/12/1990CaerphillySeconded
Raymond Powell19/12/1990OgmoreSeconded
Martyn Jones19/12/1990Clwyd South WestSeconded
Kim Howells19/12/1990PontypriddSeconded
Roy Hughes19/12/1990Newport EastSigned
Paul Flynn19/12/1990Newport WestSigned
Donald Anderson19/12/1990Swansea EastSigned
Terry Davis15/01/1991Birmingham, Hodge HillSigned
Harry Barnes15/01/1991North East DerbyshireSigned
Harry Cohen16/01/1991LeytonSigned
David Alton16/01/1991Liverpool Mossley HillSigned
Keith Bradley16/01/1991Manchester, WithingtonSigned
Allan Rogers16/01/1991RhonddaSigned
Dawn Primarolo16/01/1991Bristol SouthSigned
Geraint Howells16/01/1991Ceredigion and Pembroke NorthSigned
Andrew Smith17/01/1991Oxford EastSigned
Joan Lestor17/01/1991EcclesSigned
Tom Cox17/01/1991TootingSigned
Joan Ruddock21/01/1991Lewisham, DeptfordSigned
Michael Foot21/01/1991Blaenau GwentSigned
Sylvia Heal22/01/1991Staffordshire MidSigned
Alex Carlile22/01/1991MontgomerySigned
Tommy Graham30/01/1991Renfrew West and InverclydeSigned
Norman Godman01/02/1991Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Alan Williams01/02/1991Swansea WestSigned
Menzies Campbell05/02/1991Fife North EastSigned
Denzil Davies11/02/1991LlanelliSigned
Ken Livingstone29/04/1991Brent EastSigned
Donald ColemanUnknownWithdrawn

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