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Condolences On The Passing Of David Nelson, Glenrothes

EDM number 893 in 2017-19, proposed by Peter Grant on 01/02/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Death and Voluntary organisations.

That this House sends its condolences following the tragic and untimely passing of David Nelson, known as Davie to his friends, a tireless campaigner for the people of Glenrothes and Auchmuty; notes Davie's courageous campaigns against social injustice from the Poll Tax in the 1980s to the so-called bedroom tax more recently; further notes Davie's role in setting up the town's first Tenant's Associations and his unending commitment to the Coal Industries Social and Welfare Organisation which saw him play a pivotal role in setting up its new premises which very recently opened; extends its condolences to his family, Maureen and his children, Vicky and David, and to all of his friends and colleagues; and offers its heartfelt gratitude for all of his efforts in making Glenrothes a better place to live.

This motion has been signed by a total of 19 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Peter Grant01/02/2018GlenrothesScottish National PartyProposed
David Linden01/02/2018Glasgow EastScottish National PartySeconded
Chris Stephens01/02/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySeconded
Gavin Newlands01/02/2018Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthScottish National PartySeconded
Martyn Day01/02/2018Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Chris Law01/02/2018Dundee WestScottish National PartySeconded
Ian Blackford01/02/2018Ross, Skye and LochaberScottish National PartySigned
Brendan O'Hara01/02/2018Argyll and ButeScottish National PartySigned
Patrick Grady01/02/2018Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
Kirsty Blackman01/02/2018Aberdeen NorthScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Gethins01/02/2018North East FifeScottish National PartySigned
Hugh Gaffney05/02/2018Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabourSigned
Stewart McDonald05/02/2018Glasgow SouthScottish National PartySigned
Carol Monaghan06/02/2018Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
Pete Wishart08/02/2018Perth and North PerthshireScottish National PartySigned
Hannah Bardell08/02/2018LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Douglas Chapman20/02/2018Dunfermline and West FifeScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown20/02/2018Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry20/02/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned

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