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Airport For The Island Of St Helena

EDM number 9 in 2009-10, proposed by Bob Russell on 18/11/2009.
Categorised under the topic of Overseas territories.

That this House agrees with the people and government of the island of St Helena that the construction of an airport is crucial for the island's economic future; notes that theGovernment has for many years promised that an airport would be constructed; further notes that an airport is the only way in which the island can become economically self-sufficient, and that it's capital cost is the equivalent of 10 years of rapidly rising revenue subsidy; and calls on the Government to proceed with the award of a contract for the construction of an airport on the island of St Helena without further delay.

This motion has been signed by a total of 31 MPs.

Bob Russell18/11/2009ColchesterLiberal DemocratProposed
Mike Hancock18/11/2009Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Peter Bottomley19/11/2009Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
John Austin23/11/2009Erith and ThamesmeadLabourSeconded
Ann Winterton23/11/2009CongletonConservativeSeconded
Robert Wareing23/11/2009Liverpool, West DerbyIndependentSeconded
Lindsay Hoyle23/11/2009ChorleyLabourSigned
Betty Williams23/11/2009ConwyLabourSigned
Alan Meale24/11/2009MansfieldLabourSigned
Mark Durkan24/11/2009FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Nicholas Winterton24/11/2009MacclesfieldConservativeSigned
Dai Davies25/11/2009Blaenau GwentIndependentSigned
Janet Dean25/11/2009BurtonLabourSigned
William McCrea25/11/2009South AntrimDUPSigned
Kate Hoey25/11/2009VauxhallLabourSigned
Ann Cryer25/11/2009KeighleyLabourSigned
Brian Jenkins26/11/2009TamworthLabourSigned
Paul Keetch26/11/2009HerefordLiberal DemocratSigned
Albert Owen26/11/2009Ynys MLabourSigned
John Hemming26/11/2009Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned
Willie Rennie02/12/2009Dunfermline and West FifeLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew MacKinlay07/12/2009ThurrockLabourSigned
David Crausby07/12/2009Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Eric Illsley07/12/2009Barnsley CentralLabourSigned
Gregory Campbell08/12/2009East LondonderryDUPSigned
Andrew Pelling10/12/2009Croydon CentralIndependentSigned
Dan Rogerson10/12/2009North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Kelvin Hopkins15/12/2009Luton NorthLabourSigned
Sammy Wilson16/12/2009East AntrimDUPSigned
Angus MacNeil16/12/2009Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Andrew Rosindell28/01/2010RomfordConservativeSigned

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