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Election Of First Leicester Mayor

EDM number 1785 in 2010-12, proposed by Keith Vaz on 09/05/2011.
Categorised under the topic of Local government.

That this House congratulates Sir Peter Soulsby on his election as the first Mayor of Leicester; welcomes that, in his acceptance speech, he promised to work with all parties and groups to create a confident and wealthy city; agrees with the Leicester Mercury that this represents a new era for Leicester; and wishes him well for his term of office.

This motion has been signed by a total of 17 MPs.

Keith Vaz09/05/2011Leicester EastLabourProposed
Liz Kendall09/05/2011Leicester WestLabourSeconded
Jonathan Ashworth10/05/2011Leicester SouthLabourProposed
Martin Caton10/05/2011GowerLabourSeconded
John McDonnell10/05/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSeconded
Jeremy Corbyn11/05/2011Islington NorthLabourSeconded
Alan Meale11/05/2011MansfieldLabourSigned
Graham Stringer11/05/2011Blackley and BroughtonLabourSigned
James Gray11/05/2011North WiltshireConservativeSigned
Paul Flynn11/05/2011Newport WestLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell11/05/2011Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Tony Lloyd11/05/2011Manchester CentralLabourSigned
John Leech12/05/2011Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Kelvin Hopkins13/05/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Jim Dobbin16/05/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Katy Clark16/05/2011North Ayrshire and ArranLabourSigned
David Crausby09/06/2011Bolton North EastLabourSigned

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