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EDM number 1043 in 1999-00, proposed by Derek Foster on 26/07/2000.

That this House supports the Northern Echo's campaign, Our Lost Railway Heritage, launched on 26th July, which aims to ensure that the Stockton and Darlington Railway, the world's first steam-powered passenger railway, celebrating its 175th anniversary this September, is properly commemorated for future generations, that its crucial role in Great Britain's Industrial Revolution and the North East's development is not forgotten, and that the railway revolution, one of the North East's gifts development is not forgotten, and that the railway revolution, one of the North East's gifts to the rest of the world, is fully acknowledged and celebrated for decades to come.

This motion has been signed by a total of 24 MPs.

Derek Foster26/07/2000Bishop AucklandLabourProposed
Frank Cook27/07/2000Stockton NorthLabourSeconded
Dari Taylor27/07/2000Stockton SouthLabourSeconded
Ashok Kumar27/07/2000Middlesbrough South & East ClevelandLabourSeconded
John Cummings27/07/2000EasingtonLabourSeconded
Ronnie Campbell27/07/2000Blyth ValleyLabourSeconded
Nigel Jones27/07/2000CheltenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Jeremy Corbyn27/07/2000Islington NorthLabourSigned
Tom Cox27/07/2000TootingLabourSigned
Paul Flynn27/07/2000Newport WestLabourSigned
Harry Barnes27/07/2000North East DerbyshireLabourSigned
Rudi Vis27/07/2000Finchley & Golders GreenLabourSigned
Kevin McNamara28/07/2000Kingston upon Hull NorthLabourSigned
Paul Tyler28/07/2000North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
John Austin28/07/2000Erith & ThamesmeadLabourSigned
Ann Cryer23/10/2000KeighleyLabourSigned
Bill Etherington23/10/2000Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
Mike Hancock23/10/2000Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Derek Wyatt23/10/2000Sittingbourne & SheppeyLabourSigned
Ivan Henderson24/10/2000HarwichLabourSigned
Terry Lewis24/10/2000WorsleyLabourSigned
Huw Edwards24/10/2000MonmouthLabourSigned
Alan Simpson01/11/2000Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
Alan Campbell01/11/2000TynemouthLabourSigned

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