American Football APPG

First Registered: 28/09/2017 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To support the sport of American football.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.

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Recent Documents related to American Football

27/11/2017 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House congratulates the British American Football Association (BAFA) on receiving the prestigious

2. Professor Eric Anderson, University of Winchester, Dr Rory Magrath, Solent University, Southampton, Dr Adam J. White, University of Bedfordshire, Dr Rachael Bullingham, University of Worcester, Dr Ryan Scoats, Birmingham City University, and Professor Mark McCormack, Roehampton University - written evidence
12/06/2018 - Inquiry: The Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: (cricket), Tom Davey (diving) and Thomas Hitzlsperger (football, retired). These athletes are supported by straight

04/07/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: this House applauds the coverage of the Women's Football World Cup Finals on BBC TV which has attracted

4. American Football
28/09/2017 - APPGs

Found: To support the sport of American football.

5. Neurodegenerative diseases in professional sportspersons: IIAC information note
24/05/2016 - Industrial Injuries Advisory Council (IIAC)
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Found: known as Lou Gehrig disease , after a famous American baseball player who died of the dise ase

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to American Football

1. Football Regulation
26/06/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: Bill to establish an independent regulator of football clubs; and for connected purposes.On 9 - Speech Link

2. Business of the House
09/05/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: interest: I am the chair of the all-party group on football supporters. In that light, I congratulate both - Speech Link
2: great to see an all-English final. I hope that football clubs and managers all across the country listen - Speech Link
3: The hon. Gentleman mentioned the problems in football, but what has not been noticed is the long-term - Speech Link

3. Oral Answers to Questions
16/11/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: conversations with the Home Office on matters relating to football and other sporting events, including counter-terrorism - Speech Link
2: The cost to the Met of policing premier league football last year was almost £7 million, but the clubs - Speech Link
3: Secretary to meet the Premier League and the English Football League and ask them to make a voluntary contribution - Speech Link

4. Grassroots Football Funding: Wembley Stadium
22/01/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: roots football.It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Hollobone. Football, as we - Speech Link
2: of the greatest footballers who ever graced the football field in this world, certainly in my lifetime - Speech Link
3: youngsters to participate a little later.Football in this country is in a very strong position. - Speech Link

5. Concussion in Sport
11/03/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: unsteady on their feet on the rugby pitch or the football pitch. Thank goodness that a lot of that has changed - Speech Link
2: am sure it will continue to be made. The Rugby Football Union has been researching head injury in the - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to American Football
1. American Football
asked by: Lord Mann
... what proportion of UK American Football teams are based outside of Greater London.

2. American Football
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made in establishing a National Football League franchise in the UK.

3. American Football
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to encourage the development of American football in the UK.

4. American Football: Greater London
asked by: Lord Mann
... what assessment he has made of the effect of London-based NFL American football games on the level of tourism to the UK.

5. American Football
asked by: Peter Bone
... what steps he is taking to support the establishment of an NFL franchise in London.

Latest Questions
12 Current APPG Officers
Peter Bone Portrait
Peter Bone
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Wellingborough
Joined: 28th September 2017
4 APPG Memberships
Alevis , Baseball and Softball , Esports , Netball
Richard Fuller Portrait
Richard Fuller
Conservative - North East Bedfordshire
Joined: 24th February 2020
Andrew Percy Portrait
Andrew Percy
Vice Chair
Conservative - Brigg and Goole
Joined: 28th September 2017
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Peter Bone MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8496.


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Benefits in Kind
29 Jan 2020
MR Sport
Secretariat   From : 29/01/2020 To : 28/01/2021
6 Sep 2019
MR Sport
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2019 To : 05/09/2020
6 Sep 2018
MR Sport
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2018 To : 05/09/2019
6 Sep 2017
MR Sport
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2017 To : 05/09/2018

No direct financial benefits are on record for the American Football APPG