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Black History Month

EDM number 591 in 2015-16, proposed by Angela Crawley on 26/10/2015.
Categorised under the topics of Cultural heritage and Ethnic groups.

That this House recognises October as Black History Month; celebrates the vital role that black and minority ethnic people have played in the history of this country; believes that the continued learning and understanding of black and minority ethnic history promotes integration and respect in communities; appreciates the work of community groups and organisations in the promotion of minority ethnic groups in civil society; applauds the record number of black and minority ethnic hon. Members in this Parliament; and calls on the House to consider the rich contributions to culture and science in this country by people of African, Caribbean, Middle Eastern and Asian descent.

This motion has been signed by a total of 35 MPs.

Angela Crawley26/10/2015Lanark and Hamilton EastScottish National PartyProposed
Peter Bottomley26/10/2015Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Jim Shannon27/10/2015StrangfordDUPSeconded
Wes Streeting27/10/2015Ilford NorthLabourSeconded
Martyn Day27/10/2015Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Hywel Williams27/10/2015ArfonPlaid CymruSeconded
Kelvin Hopkins27/10/2015Luton NorthLabourSigned
Alison Thewliss27/10/2015Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Nigel Dodds28/10/2015Belfast NorthDUPSigned
Hannah Bardell28/10/2015LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Alan Meale28/10/2015MansfieldLabourSigned
Carol Monaghan28/10/2015Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
John Cryer28/10/2015Leyton and WansteadLabourSigned
Mike Gapes28/10/2015Ilford SouthLabourSigned
John Nicolson28/10/2015East DunbartonshireScottish National PartySigned
Kirsten Oswald28/10/2015East RenfrewshireScottish National PartySigned
Joanna Cherry28/10/2015Edinburgh South WestScottish National PartySigned
David Simpson28/10/2015Upper BannDUPSigned
Kate Osamor28/10/2015EdmontonLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Patrick Grady29/10/2015Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
Liz Saville Roberts29/10/2015Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Imran Hussain29/10/2015Bradford EastLabourSigned
Caroline Lucas29/10/2015Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
Tasmina Sheikh02/11/2015Ochil and South PerthshireScottish National PartySigned
Valerie Vaz02/11/2015Walsall SouthLabourSigned
Margaret Ritchie03/11/2015South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Chris Law03/11/2015Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Lisa Cameron03/11/2015East Kilbride, Strathaven and LesmahagowScottish National PartySigned
David Anderson04/11/2015BlaydonLabourSigned
Philippa Whitford04/11/2015Central AyrshireScottish National PartySigned
Roger Godsiff04/11/2015Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned
Yasmin Qureshi09/11/2015Bolton South EastLabourSigned
Neil Gray10/11/2015Airdrie and ShottsScottish National PartySigned
Owen Thompson16/11/2015MidlothianScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown25/11/2015Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned

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