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Liverpool's Bid For Channel 4 Relocation

EDM number 1291 in 2017-19, proposed by Luciana Berger on 21/05/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Broadcasting and Media.

That this House warmly welcomes the relocation of parts of Channel Four from central London; commends Liverpool's comprehensive and exciting bid to become a new destination for the broadcaster; notes the extraordinary cultural prowess of the city and clear commitment from the creative sector behind the bid; further notes the extent of the positive impact of the employment and training opportunities this move could provide the City, and the wider North West; notes that the city has a wealth of iconic locations for Channel Four and extensive existing studio capacity; looks forward to a rigorous, transparent process in arriving at a decision on the three cities that will each host part of the broadcaster's operations; and wishes Liverpool every success in its bid.

This motion has been signed by a total of 9 MPs.

Luciana Berger21/05/2018Liverpool, WavertreeLabourProposed
Maria Eagle21/05/2018Garston and HalewoodLabourSeconded
Louise Ellman21/05/2018Liverpool, RiversideLabourSeconded
Stephen Twigg21/05/2018Liverpool, West DerbyLabourSeconded
Alison McGovern21/05/2018Wirral SouthLabourSeconded
Mike Amesbury21/05/2018Weaver ValeLabourSeconded
Jim Shannon22/05/2018StrangfordDUPSigned
George Howarth23/05/2018KnowsleyLabourSigned
Dan Carden23/05/2018Liverpool, WaltonLabourSigned

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