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Parliament recognises life of Steve Prescott MBE


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#1 Honor James

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 09:02 AM

A motion has been tabled in Parliament celebrating the life of Steve Prescott MBE, calling him “a hero in sport and in life”.  The motion reads:
 
Steve Prescott MBE
That this House mourns the passing of Steve Prescott MBE; celebrates a hero in sport and in life; recognises his rugby league footballing talent for England, Ireland, Lancashire, St Helens, Hull FC, Wakefield Trinity and Thatto Heath Crusaders; admires his ability to create and face incredible challenges after being diagnosed with pseudomyxoma peritonei commends his assiduous fundraising efforts despite his condition; is grateful to Steve and his family, friends and the rugby league community for supporting him and all those involved in his incredible feats to raise money for worthy causes; is humbled by his truly inspiring nature; feels that adding his name to the Man of Steel award would be fitting tribute to a genuine man of steel.


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#2 Larry the Leit

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Posted 14 November 2013 - 10:49 AM

I'm really against the renaming of the Man of Steel award.  Danny Brough rightly won it this year and he's not worthy of an award carrying his name.






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