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That this House believes that it is time that England, when competing as England rather than as Great Britain or the United Kingdom, should adopt an appropriate song to be the English national anthem, in the same way that Scotland and Wales do when they compete as individual nations; further believes that it is quite wrong that England use the British national anthem when competing as England rather than as Great Britain or the United Kingdom, particularly when playing the other home nations who also have God Save the Queen as their British national anthem; and therefore believes that all English sporting associations should adopt an appropriate song that English sportsmen and women, and the English public, would favour when competing as England.
Total number of signatures: 24
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at end add `; and believes that that song should be Jerusalem.'.
Total number of signatures: 5
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leave out from `anthem' to end and add `to be used only when playing against Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland or another territory where HM the Queen remains Head of State, whilst continuing to use the British national anthem of God Save the Queen when competing against other nations such as Germany, France and Italy for example and that Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland should do likewise.'.
Total number of signatures: 3
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at end add `; and further believes that that song should have a bit more oomph than God Save the Queen and should also not involve God.'.
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