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Sutmae-Shwmae Day

EDM number 1701 in 2017-19, proposed by Liz Saville Roberts on 15/10/2018.
Categorised under the topic of Cultural heritage.

That this House celebrates Sutmae-Shwmae Day on 15 October 2018; notes that this day celebrates the establishment and growth of the Welsh language; encourages people across Wales to embrace and use the Welsh language, whether they are fluent or are in the process of learning the language; recognises the events being held across Wales to bring people together to greet each other in Welsh; believes the Welsh language sustains and inspires the culture of Wales; and calls on the Government to secure the future of the Welsh language by encouraging greater use of Welsh and ensuring that speakers have opportunities to use the language wherever they choose to do so.

This motion has been signed by a total of 10 MPs.

Liz Saville Roberts15/10/2018Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruProposed
Hywel Williams15/10/2018ArfonPlaid CymruSeconded
Jonathan Edwards15/10/2018Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSeconded
Ben Lake15/10/2018CeredigionPlaid CymruSeconded
Jim Shannon15/10/2018StrangfordDUPSeconded
Hannah Bardell22/10/2018LivingstonScottish National PartySeconded
Alan Brown22/10/2018Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry06/11/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Angus MacNeil19/11/2018Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Pete Wishart21/11/2018Perth and North PerthshireScottish National PartySigned

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