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Small Business Saturday 2015

EDM number 709 in 2015-16, proposed by George Kerevan on 17/11/2015.
Categorised under the topics of Consumers and Small businesses.

That this House recognises the outstanding work done by Small Business Saturday UK in encouraging consumers to shop locally and support small businesses in their communities; congratulates Britain's five million small businesses for providing the backbone of local economies and employment; welcomes the diversity, resilience and innovation of the small business sector, which includes traditional family businesses and new online start-ups, retailers and wholesalers, and business services, as well as small manufacturers; further welcomes the growth in popularity of Small Business Saturday, on the first Saturday of every December, as a day dedicated to celebrating these successes; yet further recognises the need to support, inspire and promote small businesses all year round; and encourages hon. Members and their constituents to visit their favourite local business on Small Business Saturday 2015 on 5 December 2015.

This motion has been signed by a total of 48 MPs.

George Kerevan17/11/2015East LothianScottish National PartyProposed
Peter Bottomley17/11/2015Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Mark Durkan17/11/2015FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Philippa Whitford18/11/2015Central AyrshireScottish National PartySeconded
Calum Kerr18/11/2015Berwickshire, Roxburgh and SelkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Shannon18/11/2015StrangfordDUPSeconded
Neil Gray18/11/2015Airdrie and ShottsScottish National PartySigned
Keith Vaz18/11/2015Leicester EastLabourSigned
Kirsten Oswald18/11/2015East RenfrewshireScottish National PartySigned
Lisa Cameron18/11/2015East Kilbride, Strathaven and LesmahagowScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown18/11/2015Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Ronnie Cowan18/11/2015InverclydeScottish National PartySigned
Mhairi Black18/11/2015Paisley and Renfrewshire SouthScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Gethins18/11/2015North East FifeScottish National PartySigned
Steven Paterson18/11/2015StirlingScottish National PartySigned
Gavin Newlands18/11/2015Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthScottish National PartySigned
Lady Hermon18/11/2015North DownIndependentSigned
John Nicolson18/11/2015East DunbartonshireScottish National PartySigned
Martyn Day18/11/2015Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Hannah Bardell18/11/2015LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Chris Stephens18/11/2015Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Ian Blackford18/11/2015Ross, Skye and LochaberScottish National PartySigned
Natalie McGarry18/11/2015Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Margaret Ritchie18/11/2015South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Paul Monaghan18/11/2015Caithness, Sutherland and Easter RossScottish National PartySigned
Alan Meale18/11/2015MansfieldLabourSigned
Phil Boswell19/11/2015Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillScottish National PartySigned
Liz Saville Roberts19/11/2015Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Patrick Grady19/11/2015Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
Nicholas Dakin19/11/2015ScunthorpeLabourSigned
Jim Cunningham19/11/2015Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Hywel Williams20/11/2015ArfonPlaid CymruSigned
John McNally23/11/2015FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Caroline Lucas23/11/2015Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
Greg Mulholland23/11/2015Leeds North WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Bob Blackman24/11/2015Harrow EastConservativeSigned
Alison Thewliss25/11/2015Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Alasdair McDonnell25/11/2015Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Richard Arkless25/11/2015Dumfries and GallowayScottish National PartySigned
Nigel Dodds25/11/2015Belfast NorthDUPSigned
Angela Crawley25/11/2015Lanark and Hamilton EastScottish National PartySigned
Chris Law26/11/2015Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Corri Wilson26/11/2015Ayr, Carrick and CumnockScottish National PartySigned
Mary Glindon26/11/2015North TynesideLabourSigned
Stephen Kinnock30/11/2015AberavonLabourSigned
Drew Hendry01/12/2015Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Roger Godsiff01/12/2015Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned
Joanna Cherry08/12/2015Edinburgh South WestScottish National PartySigned

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