Early day motion 2337

SIR JIMMY SAVILE OBE

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Total number of signatures: 26

Bayley, Hugh Brooke, Annette Campbell, Gregory Campbell, Ronnie
Corbyn, Jeremy Crausby, David Dobbin, Jim Dodds, Nigel
Edwards, Jonathan Godsiff, Roger Gray, James Hamilton, Fabian
Hancock, Mike Leech, John Lewis, Julian Long, Naomi
MacNeil, Angus Meale, Alan Mulholland, Greg Osborne, Sandra
Rosindell, Andrew Shannon, Jim Stephenson, Andrew Sutcliffe, Gerry
Tredinnick, David Williams, Mark

That this House mourns the death of Sir Jimmy Savile OBE who has died two days before his 85th birthday; recognises his enormous contribution to charitable giving, raising more than 40 million for charities during his lifetime; appreciates his essential Yorkshire character; remembers the smiles brought to the faces of children who appeared on Jim'll Fix It; enjoyed his choice of music during his time as a disc jockey; and sends its condolences and sympathy to family and friends in Leeds, Yorkshire, the UK and throughout the world.