Early day motion 1674

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CENTENARY OF THE SINKING OF THE RMS LEINSTER

That this House notes that 10 October 2018 marks the centenary of the sinking of RMS Leinster, a vessel operated by the City of Dublin Steam Packet Company, which served as the Kingstown, Dún Laoghaire to Holyhead mailboat, and was torpedoed and sunk by German submarine UB123 on 10 October 1918 while bound for the Welsh port of Holyhead; recognises that over 500 people, crew and passengers perished making it the greatest loss of life on the Irish Sea; and pays tribute to British and Irish seafarers for their efforts in keeping the UK's merchant trade links and with port communities across the world open, in often conditions in both in both war and peacetime.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Bottomley, Peter Conservative Party Worthing West 15.10.2018
Campbell, Gregory Democratic Unionist Party Londonderry East 10.10.2018
Carmichael, Alistair Liberal Democrats Orkney and Shetland 10.10.2018
Cunningham, Jim Labour Party Coventry South 11.10.2018
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 11.10.2018
Kerr, Stephen Conservative Party Stirling 10.10.2018
Lake, Ben Plaid Cymru Ceredigion 15.10.2018
Owen, Albert Labour Party Ynys Môn 10.10.2018
Penning, Mike Conservative Party Hemel Hempstead 15.10.2018
Pound, Stephen Labour Party Ealing North 10.10.2018
Robinson, Gavin Democratic Unionist Party Belfast East 15.10.2018
Shannon, Jim Democratic Unionist Party Strangford 10.10.2018
Stephens, Christopher Scottish National Party Glasgow South West 11.10.2018