Blood Cancer APPG

First Registered: 21/07/2016 • Last updated on: 24/09/2020

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To raise awareness and promote the needs of blood cancer patients with parliamentarians, government, NHS and charity stakeholders, and to create a forum for broader issues affecting blood cancer patients.


Current Members
Name Role Party Date Joined
Henry Smith Chair & Registered Contact Conservative (Crawley) 21 Jul 2016
Colleen Fletcher Vice Chair Labour (Coventry North East) 21 Jul 2016
Nick Thomas-Symonds Officer Labour (Torfaen) 21 Jul 2016
Jess Phillips Officer Labour (Birmingham, Yardley) 21 Jul 2016
Jim Shannon Officer Democratic Unionist Party (Strangford) 21 Jul 2016
Blood Cancer APPG Contact Details as of 24 Sep 2020

Registered Contact:

Henry Smith MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7043. Email: henry.smith.mp@parliament.uk.

Public Enquiry Point:

Ross Coron, Bloodwise, 39-40 Eagle Street, London WC1R 4TH. Email: appg@bloodwise.org.uk

Benefits in Kind
Date Source Value Benefit Received
3 Jul 2019 Bloodwise Secretariat   From : 03/07/2019 To : 02/07/2020 £1,501
3 Jul 2018 Bloodwise Secretariat   From : 03/07/2018 To : 02/07/2019 £1,501
3 Jul 2017 Bloodwise Secretariat   From : 03/07/2017 To : 02/07/2018 £1,501
14 Jun 2016 Bloodwise Secretariat   From : 14/06/2016 To : 13/06/2017 £3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Blood Cancer APPG

Former Members
Name Role Party Joined on Departed on
Maggie Throup Vice Chair Conservative (Erewash) 28 Sep 2017 29 Aug 2018
Jason McCartney Vice Chair Conservative (Colne Valley) 21 Jul 2016 2 May 2017