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Aberdeen's Bid To Become UK City Of Culture

EDM number 7 in 2013-14, proposed by Anne Begg on 08/05/2013.
Categorised under the topic of Cultural heritage.

That this House supports Aberdeen's bid to be UK City of Culture 2017; recognises that Aberdeen would host an incredible year of culture; further recognises that the legacy of Aberdeen as UK City of Culture 2017 would be more significant for Aberdeen than the other 10 cities competing; and understands that the title would help to increase engagement with the arts in Aberdeen, bring to the attention of the world the city's incredible cultural offer and help attract talent to and retain it in the city.

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

Anne Begg08/05/2013Aberdeen SouthLabourProposed
Robert Smith08/05/2013West Aberdeenshire and KincardineLiberal DemocratSeconded
Malcolm Bruce08/05/2013GordonLiberal DemocratSeconded
Frank Doran08/05/2013Aberdeen NorthLabourSeconded
Eilidh Whiteford08/05/2013Banff and BuchanScottish National PartySeconded
William McCrea09/05/2013South AntrimDUPSeconded
John McDonnell09/05/2013Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned

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