British Jews APPG

First Registered: 26/04/2018 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To promote understanding of the aspirations and challenges of the UK's Jewish community, with topics including religious freedom, faith based education, welfare and social justice. To celebrate the culture, contribution and achievements of the UK's Jewish community.

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 British Jews

1. Jewish Refugees from the Middle East and North Africa
19/06/2019 - Westminster Hall

2. Anti-Semitism
20/06/2019 - Lords Chamber

3. Anti-Semitism
13/09/2018 - Lords Chamber

4. Antisemitism in Modern Society
20/02/2019 - Commons Chamber

5. Polish Anti-defamation Law
05/06/2018 - Westminster Hall

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to British Jews

1. Anti-Semitism
13/09/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: not a trade unionist.Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—Because I was not - Speech Link

2. Anti-Semitism
20/06/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition—“hatred of Jews”—makes things simple and clearer, and I commend - Speech Link

3. Jewish Refugees from the Middle East and North Africa
19/06/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: and unprovoked.” For example, there were 38,000 Jews living in western Libya before 1945. Now there are - Speech Link
2: by the assumption that the near total absence of Jews from so many countries across north Africa and the - Speech Link
3: the history of the Jews in the middle east and the recent living history of Jews in Arab states in the - Speech Link

4. Jewish Community: Contribution to the UK
13/06/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: eastern Europe, from President Putin talking about Jews controlling the world banking system, from President - Speech Link
2: synagogue in London. The Board of Deputies of British Jews, the main Jewish representative body, was established - Speech Link
3: let us remember the more than 60,000 Jews who served in the British armed forces during the second world - Speech Link

5. Holocaust Memorial Day
23/01/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: labour camps—across eastern Europe and Germany, where Jews and others were forced into slave labour and then - Speech Link
2: time—was of course the holocaust visited on the Jews of Europe by the Nazis under the German Government - Speech Link
3: was up close.In 1992, I was commanding a British battalion—the 1st Battalion, Cheshire Regiment—in - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to British Jews
1. British Nationality: British Overseas Territories
asked by: Baroness Lister of Burtersett
13/08/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what rights to enter the UK will be accorded to Hong Kong residents who were British Overseas Territories citizens until 1997.

2. British Nationality: British Overseas Territories
asked by: Baroness Lister of Burtersett
17/11/2020
... what the process is for doing so.

3. British Nationality: British Overseas Territories
asked by: Baroness Lister of Burtersett
10/02/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with British Overseas Territories about the access to citizenship by children of fathers from such territories who were not married to the children's mothers; and what plans they have to address this issue in any forthcoming immigration bill.

4. British National (Overseas): British Nationality
asked by: Baroness Northover
29/06/2020
... how many years it is proposed that BNO status holders and their dependants will have to be continuously resident in the United Kingdom before being eligible to apply for ILR.

5. British Nationality: British Overseas Territories
asked by: Baroness Lister of Burtersett
25/03/2020
... or (4) one year.

Latest Questions
12 Current APPG Officers
Wes Streeting Portrait
Wes Streeting
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Ilford North
Joined: 26th April 2018
Karen Buck Portrait
Karen Buck
Vice Chair
Labour - Westminster North
Joined: 26th April 2018
Lord Palmer of Childs Hill Portrait
Lord Palmer of Childs Hill
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 26th April 2018
1 APPG Membership
Israel
Baroness Ludford Portrait
Baroness Ludford
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 26th April 2018
David Lammy Portrait
David Lammy
Treasurer
Labour - Tottenham
Joined: 26th April 2018
4 APPG Memberships
Alevis , Caribbean , Faith and Society , Fatherhood
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Wes Streeting MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6132.

Email: wes.streeting.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Daniel Sugarman, Board of Deputies of British Jews, 1 Torriano Mews, London NW5 2RZ. Tel: 0207 543 5433

Email: daniel.sugarman@bod.org.uk

Secretariat:

Board of Deputies of British Jews acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.bod.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
28 Jan 2021
Source
Board of Deputies of British Jews
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/01/2021 To : 27/01/2022
Value
£1,501
Date
28 Jan 2020
Source
Board of Deputies of British Jews
Description
Secretariat   From : 28/01/2020 To : 27/01/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
18 Jul 2018
Source
Board of Deputies of British Jews
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2018 To : 17/07/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
18 Jul 2017
Source
Board of Deputies of British Jews
Description
Secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 17/07/2018
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the British Jews APPG

Former APPG Officers
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Co-Chair
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
Paul Masterton Portrait
Paul Masterton
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Former Member for East Renfrewshire
Joined: 26th April 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships