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100 Years Of The University Caf

EDM number 1151 in 2017-19, proposed by Patrick Grady on 29/03/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Food and Service industries.

That this House congratulates the University Café, one of the most famous establishments of Glasgow's West End, on reaching its 100th anniversary; notes that the famous Scots-Italian café, and later affiliated chip shop, was founded by ship's carpenter Alfredo Verrecchia in 1918 and has been run by the same family, now in its fourth generation, ever since; appreciates the important role this local café has played in Glasgow's culture and in bringing members of the community together, having served multiple generations of Glaswegians tea, fish suppers, legendary milkshakes, ice­ cream and sweets; and looks forward to the owners and patrons having the opportunity to celebrate this well loved institution throughout the coming year and in the years to come.

This motion has been signed by a total of 11 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Patrick Grady29/03/2018Glasgow NorthScottish National PartyProposed
Chris Stephens29/03/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySeconded
29/03/2018Glasgow EastScottish National PartySeconded
29/03/2018Glasgow North EastLabourSeconded
Carol Monaghan29/03/2018Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySeconded
Alison Thewliss29/03/2018Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySeconded
Hannah Bardell16/04/2018LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Jim Shannon16/04/2018StrangfordDUPSigned
Stewart McDonald16/04/2018Glasgow SouthScottish National PartySigned
17/04/2018Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabourSigned
Drew Hendry23/04/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned

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