Early day motion 2282

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That this House welcomes Sheffield University's Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) initiative, in partnership with Rolls-Royce and Boeing, to promote the development and expansion of high value manufacturing in the UK; further welcomes the active involvement of the Technology Strategy Board in the development of UK high value manufacturing technology innovation centres as a primary mechanism to improve manufacturing GDP from its current 12.5 per cent. to nearer the 20 per cent. + mark achieved by our major competitors; notes that this growth in manufacturing GDP would require the Government and other institutions to work in partnership with manufacturing industry for the purpose of long-term sustainable and affordable financing for high technology capital investment, tostrengthen and incentivise co-operation between academia and industry, to promote actions to strengthen the UK manufacturing supply chain and to encourage urgent investment into high-quality training and education, including engineering apprenticeships; and congratulates the AMRC on itstenth anniversary and hopesit will be as successful in the next decade.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Bailey, Adrian Labour Party West Bromwich West 19.10.2011
Binley, Brian Conservative Party Northampton South 19.10.2011
Blomfield, Paul Labour Party Sheffield Central 19.10.2011
Bottomley, Peter Conservative Party Worthing West 19.10.2011
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 25.10.2011
Clark, Katy Labour Party North Ayrshire and Arran 19.10.2011
Connarty, Michael Labour Party Linlithgow and East Falkirk 31.10.2011
Corbyn, Jeremy Labour Party Islington North 20.10.2011
Crausby, David Labour Party Bolton North East 31.10.2011
Dobbin, Jim Labour Party Heywood and Middleton 20.10.2011
Francis, Hywel Labour Party Aberavon 31.10.2011
George, Andrew Liberal Democrats St Ives 25.10.2011
Hancock, Mike Liberal Democrats Portsmouth South 25.10.2011
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 20.10.2011
Kirby, Simon Conservative Party Brighton Kemptown 19.10.2011
Leech, John Liberal Democrats Manchester Withington 24.10.2011
Lloyd, Tony Labour Party Manchester Central 20.10.2011
McGovern, Jim Labour Party Dundee West 27.10.2011
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 20.10.2011
Miller, Andrew Labour Party Ellesmere Port and Neston 25.10.2011
Osborne, Sandra Labour Party Ayr Carrick and Cumnock 25.10.2011
Shannon, Jim Democratic Unionist Party Strangford 31.10.2011
Sheridan, Jim Labour Party Paisley and Renfrewshire North 26.10.2011
Simpson, David Democratic Unionist Party Upper Bann 25.10.2011
Tredinnick, David Conservative Party Bosworth 27.10.2011
Ward, David Liberal Democrats Bradford East 19.10.2011