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Lancashire Day

EDM number 780 in 2012-13, proposed by Andrew Stephenson on 27/11/2012.
Categorised under the topic of Parliament.

That this House commemorates 27 November as the day Lancashire's first elected representatives were summoned to Westminster by King Edward I for the Model Parliament in 1295; notes that this day, Lancashire Day, shall ever mark the peoples' pleasure in that excellent distinction, true Lancastrians, proud of the Red Rose and loyal to our Sovereign Duke; and further notes the success of the second annual Lancashire Day in Parliament event, which was hosted by the county's 16 Members of Parliament and supported by Lancashire County Council.

This motion has been signed by a total of 7 MPs.

Andrew Stephenson27/11/2012PendleConservativeProposed
David Simpson28/11/2012Upper BannDUPSeconded
William McCrea28/11/2012South AntrimDUPSeconded
Jim Dobbin28/11/2012Heywood and MiddletonLabourSeconded
David Morris30/11/2012Morecambe and LunesdaleConservativeSeconded
John Leech03/12/2012Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSeconded
Andrew Rosindell03/12/2012RomfordConservativeSigned

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