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Harold Pinter

EDM number 476 in 2008-09, proposed by Diane Abbott on 15/01/2009.
Categorised under the topic of Arts.

That this House mourns the death of Nobel prize-winning playwright Harold Pinter on Christmas Eve; notes that he was Hackney born and bred; extends its sympathy to his widow, Lady Antonia Fraser, friends and family; recognises his immense contribution as a playwright, author, actor, screenplay writer and political thinker; and calls on the Government to do all it can to support the campaign by local residents to restore the cinema on Lower Clapton Road in Hackney in honour of this illustrious Hackney resident.

This motion has been signed by a total of 32 MPs, 1 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

Diane Abbott15/01/2009Hackney North and Stoke NewingtonLabourProposed
Glenda Jackson19/01/2009Hampstead and HighgateLabourSeconded
Jeremy Corbyn19/01/2009Islington NorthLabourSeconded
Andrew Dismore19/01/2009HendonLabourSeconded
Mike Hancock19/01/2009Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Gordon Prentice19/01/2009PendleLabourSeconded
Lynne Jones19/01/2009Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSigned
Robert Wareing19/01/2009Liverpool, West DerbyIndependentSigned
Kelvin Hopkins20/01/2009Luton NorthLabourSigned
Martin Caton20/01/2009GowerLabourSigned
Mark Fisher20/01/2009Stoke-on-Trent CentralLabourSigned
Jim Devine20/01/2009LivingstonLabourSigned
Dai Davies20/01/2009Blaenau GwentIndependentSigned
Nigel Evans21/01/2009Ribble ValleyConservativeSigned
Richard Burden21/01/2009Birmingham, NorthfieldLabourSigned
Alan Simpson21/01/2009Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
Laura Moffatt21/01/2009CrawleyLabourSigned
Nick Harvey22/01/2009North DevonLiberal DemocratSigned
David Hamilton22/01/2009MidlothianLabourSigned
Hugh Bayley22/01/2009City of YorkLabourSigned
Rudi Vis22/01/2009Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSigned
Ann Cryer26/01/2009KeighleyLabourSigned
Harry Cohen26/01/2009Leyton and WansteadLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell26/01/2009Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Brian Jenkins27/01/2009TamworthLabourSigned
Michael Clapham27/01/2009Barnsley West and PenistoneLabourSigned
Janet Dean28/01/2009BurtonLabourSigned
John Hemming02/02/2009Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned
Roger Godsiff03/02/2009Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small HeathLabourSigned
Eric Illsley23/02/2009Barnsley CentralLabourSigned
John McDonnell27/02/2009Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Ian GibsonUnknownWithdrawn

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