Early day motion 891

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That this House is delighted that the burial ceremony of Richard III will begin on 22 March 2015, ending with his remains being re-interred on 26 March 2015 in Leicester Cathedral; believes that this event unites the Protestant and Catholic communities of the UK, as his re-interment will be led by both the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster; thanks the Rt Rev Tim Stevens, Bishop of Leicester, for such incredible work in making these events possible; and notes that this will be a historic day for Leicester, and highlight the rich cultural history of the city.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Anderson, David Labour Party Blaydon 24.03.2015
Bottomley, Peter Conservative Party Worthing West 18.03.2015
Hancock, Mike INDEPENDENT Portsmouth South 23.03.2015
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 19.03.2015
McDonnell, Alasdair Social Democratic and Labour Party Belfast South 25.03.2015
Murphy, Paul Labour Party Torfaen 24.03.2015
Vaz, Keith Labour Party Leicester East 18.03.2015