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Quaker Peace Testimony

EDM number 2342 in 2010-12, proposed by Sarah Newton on 01/11/2011.
Categorised under the topic of Religion and faith communities.

That this House recognises the 350th anniversary of the first written declaration of a Quaker commitment to peace; notes the adherence of countless Quakers to this commitment over the centuries despite persecution and oppression; remembers the service of Quakers in ambulance units in two world wars; appreciates the contribution of Quakerism to efforts to engender world peace and avoid all forms of conflict; and sends its best wishes to ongoing Quaker peace projects across the world.

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

Sarah Newton01/11/2011Truro and FalmouthConservativeProposed
Mark Durkan01/11/2011FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Bob Russell01/11/2011ColchesterLiberal DemocratSeconded
Margaret Ritchie02/11/2011South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Stephen Williams02/11/2011Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSeconded
Martin Caton02/11/2011GowerLabourSeconded
Kelvin Hopkins02/11/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Sandra Osborne02/11/2011Ayr, Carrick and CumnockLabourSigned
Jeremy Corbyn02/11/2011Islington NorthLabourSigned
Andrew George02/11/2011St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Mike Hancock02/11/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Hugh Bayley03/11/2011York CentralLabourSigned
Naomi Long03/11/2011Belfast EastAllianceSigned
Adrian Sanders03/11/2011TorbayLiberal DemocratSigned
Alan Meale07/11/2011MansfieldLabourSigned
Katy Clark07/11/2011North Ayrshire and ArranLabourSigned
Elfyn Llwyd08/11/2011Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
James Gray08/11/2011North WiltshireConservativeSigned
John Pugh09/11/2011SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Caroline Lucas09/11/2011Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
Annette Brooke10/11/2011Mid Dorset and North PooleLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Flynn10/11/2011Newport WestLabourSigned
Jim Shannon14/11/2011StrangfordDUPSigned
David Crausby22/11/2011Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Mark Williams12/12/2011CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
William Cash07/03/2012StoneConservativeSigned

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