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Australian Rugby League Tour (No. 2)

EDM number 251 in 2001-02, proposed by Lindsay Hoyle on 16/10/2001.

That this House congratulates the Australian Rugby League for reversing its decision to cancel the 2001 tour to Great Britain; notes that the Australian Rugby League has listened to the views of Rugby League fans across the world and realised the benefits that the tour will bring to Great Britain; looks forward to three entertaining and high profile test matches between Great Britain and Australia; and encourages everyone to take the opportunity to watch the games and ensure that the Australian tour is a success with three high quality sporting occasions.

This motion has been signed by a total of 26 MPs.

Lindsay Hoyle16/10/2001ChorleyLabourProposed
David Hinchliffe16/10/2001WakefieldLabourSigned
Tony Clarke17/10/2001Northampton SouthLabourSigned
John Barrett17/10/2001Edinburgh WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Nigel Beard17/10/2001Bexleyheath & CrayfordLabourSigned
Roy Beggs17/10/2001East AntrimUUPSigned
Harold Best17/10/2001Leeds North WestLabourSigned
John McDonnell18/10/2001Hayes & HarlingtonLabourSigned
Andy Burnham18/10/2001LeighLabourSigned
David Burnside18/10/2001South AntrimUUPSigned
Huw Edwards18/10/2001MonmouthLabourSigned
Andrew Rosindell19/10/2001RomfordConservativeSigned
Harry Barnes19/10/2001North East DerbyshireLabourSigned
Colin Burgon22/10/2001ElmetLabourSigned
Derek Wyatt22/10/2001Sittingbourne & SheppeyLabourSigned
Mark Tami22/10/2001Alyn & DeesideLabourSigned
Nigel Jones23/10/2001CheltenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Kevin McNamara23/10/2001Kingston upon Hull NorthLabourSigned
Frank Cook23/10/2001Stockton NorthLabourSigned
Rudi Vis31/10/2001Finchley & Golders GreenLabourSigned
Brian White31/10/2001North East Milton KeynesLabourSigned
Alan Simpson01/11/2001Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
Colin Pickthall02/11/2001West LancashireLabourSigned
David Crausby08/11/2001Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Ian Davidson09/11/2001Glasgow, PollokLabour Co-operativeSigned
John Austin14/11/2001Erith & ThamesmeadLabourSigned

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