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Row For Freedom Atlantic Crossing

EDM number 2703 in 2010-12, proposed by David Simpson on 07/02/2012.
Categorised under the topic of Marine environment.

That this House congratulates the five strong Row for Freedom crew on their historic achievement of completing the fastest crossing of the Atlantic Ocean by an all-female team and the first crossing of any ocean by a five-woman team; applauds the courage and determination of the crew of The Guardian: Debbie Beadle, Julia Immonen, Helen Leigh, Katie Pattison-Hart and Kate Richardson; and expresses its gratitude for the way in which their exploits highlighted the plight of victims of human trafficking and the efforts of organisations to combat it.

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

David Simpson07/02/2012Upper BannDUPProposed
Peter Bone07/02/2012WellingboroughConservativeSeconded
William McCrea07/02/2012South AntrimDUPSeconded
Jim Shannon08/02/2012StrangfordDUPSeconded
Kelvin Hopkins08/02/2012Luton NorthLabourSeconded
Gregory Campbell08/02/2012East LondonderryDUPSeconded
John Leech08/02/2012Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Peter Bottomley08/02/2012Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Mike Hancock08/02/2012Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Mark Durkan08/02/2012FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Martin Caton08/02/2012GowerLabourSigned
Glenda Jackson08/02/2012Hampstead and KilburnLabourSigned
Angus MacNeil20/02/2012Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Dan Rogerson21/02/2012North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Flynn21/02/2012Newport WestLabourSigned
John McDonnell21/02/2012Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Lady Hermon21/02/2012North DownIndependentSigned
Michael Crockart23/02/2012Edinburgh WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Nigel Dodds23/02/2012Belfast NorthDUPSigned
Tony Lloyd23/02/2012Manchester CentralLabourSigned
Julian Lewis23/02/2012New Forest EastConservativeSigned
Stephen Hepburn23/02/2012JarrowLabourSigned
Alan Meale28/02/2012MansfieldLabourSigned
David Crausby28/02/2012Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Tom Brake05/03/2012Carshalton and WallingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Roger Godsiff13/03/2012Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned

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