Body Image APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 08/05/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 8th May 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 29th Dec 2021 and may be defunct.

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 Body Image

1. Research publications
15/01/2021 - Government Equalities Office
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Found: Negative body image: causes, consequences & intervention ideas Report prepared by 2CV for the Government

2. Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image
26/03/2020 - Select Committee Inquiry

Found: consumption on people’s body image has increased in recent years. Negative body image is widely perceived

3. Call for Evidence
22/01/2022 - Inquiry: The impact of body image on physical and mental health - Health and Social Care Committee
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Found: relationship between people’s perception of their body image and their physical and mental health? How can

4. Bloggers collaborate with government to challenge negative body image
24/07/2019 - Government Equalities Office
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Found: collaborate with government to challenge negative body image - GOV.UK document

5. RAP Project - written evidence
22/07/2019 - Inquiry: Reality tv - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: mental health, body image and the impact of social media, media and pornography on body image.  From the

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Recent Speeches related to Body Image

1. Body Image and Mental Health
23/07/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: I beg to move,That this House has considered body image and mental health.I am delighted to open this - Speech Link
2: allowed magazines and our media to develop this image. We have been complicit in it happening, because - Speech Link
3: support it.The Government recognise that poor body image is a common problem. Approximately 70% of adolescent - Speech Link

2. Digitally Altered Body Images
12/01/2022 - Commons Chamber

1: to display a logo in cases where an image of a human body or body part has been digitally altered in its - Speech Link

3. Body Image in the Media and Online
24/11/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: Changing the perfect picture: an inquiry into body image, HC 274; and the Government Response, HC 359 - Speech Link
2: this House has considered Government action on body image in the media and online.It is a pleasure to serve - Speech Link

4. Botulinum Toxin and Cosmetic Fillers (Children) Bill
16/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: children.The term “body image” describes our relationship with our body—how we think and feel about it - Speech Link

5. Digitally Altered Body Images
15/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: to display a logo in cases where an image of a human body or body part has been digitally altered in its - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Body Image
1. Body Bags
asked by: Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi
04/03/2021
... what assessment he has made of the potential merits of introducing body bags with a transparent face window which allow families to pay respects to a deceased person while maintaining effective infection control.

2. Body Bags
asked by: Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi
18/03/2021
... what safeguards are in place to ensure that deceased persons are not incorrectly identified due to the use of body bags without transparent face windows.

3. Body Bags
asked by: Peter Bone
12/06/2020
... what estimate he has made of the number of body bags available for use by (a) the NHS and (b) funeral directors.

4. Body Searches
asked by: Lord Lucas
23/03/2020
... and (2) biologically female police or prison officers can refuse to strip-search prisoners or suspects who are biologically male.

5. Body Bags
asked by: Jonathan Edwards
09/09/2019
... how many body bags have been stockpiled under the Operation Yellowhammer in preparation for the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Jo Swinson Portrait
Jo Swinson
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for East Dunbartonshire
Joined: 31st January 2018
Departed: 8th May 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Jeremy Lefroy Portrait
Jeremy Lefroy
Secretary
Conservative - Former Member for Stafford
Joined: 31st January 2018
Departed: 8th May 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Stephen Pound Portrait
Stephen Pound
Treasurer
Labour - Former Member for Ealing North
Joined: 31st January 2018
Departed: 8th May 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Stuart Blair Donaldson Portrait
Stuart Blair Donaldson
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Former Member for West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Helen Goodman Portrait
Helen Goodman
Treasurer
Labour - Former Member for Bishop Auckland
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Rebecca Harris Portrait
Rebecca Harris
Secretary
Conservative - Castle Point
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Caroline Nokes Portrait
Caroline Nokes
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Romsey and Southampton North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016
Benefits in Kind
Date
13 Sep 2016
Source
YMCA England
Description
Secretariat   From : 13/09/2016 To : 01/10/2017
Value
£1,501
Date
30 Jun 2015
Source
YMCA England
Description
Secretariat   From : 30/06/2015 To : 01/07/2016
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Body Image APPG