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Coventry City Of Culture 2021

EDM number 675 in 2017-19, proposed by Jim Cunningham on 12/12/2017.
Categorised under the topic of Cultural heritage.

That this House celebrates the news that Coventry has been chosen to be UK City of Culture in 2021, reminding the UK of the incredible depth of culture and heritage found in Coventry, as well as the wider West Midlands; recognises the strong bids put forward by the other shortlisted cities of Stoke-on-Trent, Paisley, Sunderland and Swansea to reach the final stage; welcomes the demonstration of the strength of culture across the UK; congratulates and acknowledges the immense effort of all those who contributed to Coventry's successful bid, lead by David Burbidge and Laura McMillan; and encourages all hon. Members to visit Coventry.

This motion has been signed by a total of 22 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Jim Cunningham12/12/2017Coventry SouthLabourProposed
Matt Western12/12/2017Warwick and LeamingtonLabourSeconded
Caroline Spelman12/12/2017MeridenConservativeSeconded
Mary Creagh12/12/2017WakefieldLabourSeconded
Geoffrey Robinson12/12/2017Coventry North WestLabourSeconded
Colleen Fletcher12/12/2017Coventry North EastLabourSeconded
John Spellar12/12/2017WarleyLabourSigned
Adrian Bailey12/12/2017West Bromwich WestLabourSigned
Richard Burden12/12/2017Birmingham, NorthfieldLabourSigned
Peter Bottomley12/12/2017Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Mary Glindon13/12/2017North TynesideLabourSigned
Jim Shannon13/12/2017StrangfordDUPSigned
Dennis Skinner14/12/2017BolsoverLabourSigned
Gavin Newlands18/12/2017Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthScottish National PartySigned
Martyn Day18/12/2017Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Ian Austin18/12/2017Dudley NorthLabourSigned
Roger Godsiff18/12/2017Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned
Preet Kaur Gill18/12/2017Birmingham, EdgbastonLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Neil Gray19/12/2017Airdrie and ShottsScottish National PartySigned
David Linden19/12/2017Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Mike Gapes20/12/2017Ilford SouthLabourSigned
Lady Hermon20/12/2017North DownIndependentSigned

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