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Treatment Of Scottish Football Fans By Easyjet

EDM number 1734 in 2002-03, proposed by David Marshall on 14/10/2003.

That this House notes with disgust, but no real surprise, the sharp practice adopted by the EasyJet Airline to exploit Scottish football fans wishing to travel to Holland to see the Euro 2004 qualifying play-off match between Holland and Scotland in Amsterdam; congratulates the Daily Record for exposing the fact that immediately prior to the draw being made it was possible to purchase a return ticket for ú60.98 including taxes yet within three hours after the draw was made the cost had risen to ú360.98, a staggering 591 per cent. increase; condemns EasyJet as a bunch of fly guys for attempting to cash in on fans' desire to attend this important game; and hopes that the fans and others will long remember this and never travel on EasyJet again. will long remember this and never travel on EasyJet again.

This motion has been signed by a total of 21 MPs.

David Marshall14/10/2003Glasgow, ShettlestonLabourProposed
Jim Sheridan15/10/2003West RenfrewshireLabourSigned
Iain Luke15/10/2003Dundee EastLabourSigned
Kevin McNamara15/10/2003Kingston upon Hull NorthLabourSigned
Ann Cryer15/10/2003KeighleyLabourSigned
David Hamilton15/10/2003MidlothianLabourSigned
John Robertson16/10/2003Glasgow, AnnieslandLabourSigned
Harry Barnes16/10/2003North East DerbyshireLabourSigned
Bill Tynan16/10/2003Hamilton SouthLabourSigned
Betty Williams20/10/2003ConwyLabourSigned
Adam Price21/10/2003Carmarthen East & DinefwrPlaid CymruSigned
Mohammad Sarwar22/10/2003Glasgow, GovanLabourSigned
Elfyn Llwyd22/10/2003Meirionnydd Nant ConwyPlaid CymruSigned
Michael Weir22/10/2003AngusScottish National PartySigned
Ian Davidson23/10/2003Glasgow, PollokLabour Co-operativeSigned
Paul Flynn27/10/2003Newport WestLabourSigned
Rudi Vis27/10/2003Finchley & Golders GreenLabourSigned
Pete Wishart27/10/2003North TaysideScottish National PartySigned
Russell Brown29/10/2003DumfriesLabourSigned
Bill Etherington30/10/2003Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
Alan Simpson03/11/2003Nottingham SouthLabourSigned

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