Celtic Sea APPG

First Registered: 16/12/2020 • Last updated on: 14/07/2021

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To highlight the economic and transportation potential of the Celtic Sea within the UK parliament.

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 Celtic Sea

1. Landing Obligation 2019 - Rules and regulations
02/12/2019 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: Applicable to Demersal Towed Gears Fishing in the Celtic Sea (Excluding Nephrop s V essels and Beam

2. Technical Conservation and Landing Obligation rules and regulations 2020
04/02/2020 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: Applicable to the Nephrops Fishery in the Celtic Sea Celtic Sea Protection Zone Introduction This

3. Technical Conservation and Landing Obligation rules and regulations 2021
06/01/2021 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: Applicable to the Nephrops f ishery in the Celtic Sea Celtic Sea Protection Zone Introduction This

4. Technical Conservation and Landing Obligation rules and regulations 2020
04/02/2020 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: the Celtic Sea (excluding Beam Trawlers) See separate guidance for Nephrops vessels. Celtic Sea Protection

5. Landing Obligation 2019 - Rules and regulations
02/12/2019 - Marine Management Organisation (MMO)
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Found: 2019 Applicable to the Celtic Sea Nephrops F ishery Document No.: E508

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Celtic Sea

1. Billy McNeill MBE
20/05/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: John O’Hara, was one of the founding fathers of Celtic football club back in 1888. Secondly, I am a very—I - Speech Link
2: debate? Billy McNeill had a long association with Celtic spanning more than 60 years as a player, manager - Speech Link
3: Billy McNeill was a one-club man, and that club was Celtic, for whom he played a remarkable 822 times between - Speech Link

2. Annual Fisheries Negotiations
10/06/2021 - Written Statements

1: mixed fisheries management, particularly in the Celtic sea, and on implementing a longer-term exchange system - Speech Link

3. Agriculture and Fisheries Council
31/01/2017 - Written Statements

1: for quota stocks in the North sea, Atlantic, channel, Irish and Celtic seas, were first on the agenda - Speech Link

4. EU Trade and Co-operation Agreement: Fishing Industry
14/01/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: have responsibility for shared stocks in the North sea.We have also developed new bilateral arrangements - Speech Link
2: Government have promised our fishing industry a sea of opportunity, but, today, our boats are tied up - Speech Link
3: There are some uplifts for fishermen in the Celtic sea, and in particular those in Cornwall—as I mentioned - Speech Link

5. EU Trade and Co-operation Agreement: Fishing Industry
19/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: fishing opportunities on shared stocks in the North Sea. There will also be a UK-EU bilateral negotiation - Speech Link
2: in year 1. On North Sea cod, we have an increase from 47% to 57%. On Celtic sea haddock, our share has - Speech Link
3: limited to a number of ICES areas—the southern North Sea, the channel and the Bristol Channel. We want a vibrant - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Celtic Sea
1. Wind Power: Celtic Sea
asked by: Lord Teverson
08/06/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government how with the future development of Celtic Sea wind power they will ensure that power lines to shore are shared to prevent excess damage to the seabed and minimise costs.

2. Wind Power: Celtic Sea
asked by: Selaine Saxby
11/06/2021
... what steps he plans to take ahead of COP26 to achieve the Government's (a) net zero target and (b) levelling-up agenda in the context of the development of floating offshore wind in the Celtic Sea.

3. Wind Power: Celtic Sea
asked by: Selaine Saxby
14/07/2021
... what assessment he has made ahead of COP26 of the potential merits of developing floating offshore wind generation in the Celtic Sea to help the UK Government deliver its target of 1GW of energy by 2030.

4. Total Allowable Catches: Celtic Sea
asked by: Holly Lynch
16/01/2018
... what scientific evidence informed the decision to set total allowable catches for anglerfish and pollack in the Celtic Sea.

5. Celtic Football Club
asked by: Andy Slaughter
11/06/2018
... last visited Celtic Football Club to view the railed seating trial; and what issues were discussed during that visit.

Latest Questions
10 Current APPG Officers
Cherilyn Mackrory Portrait
Cherilyn Mackrory
Officer
Conservative - Truro and Falmouth
Joined: 16th December 2020
Ian Liddell-Grainger Portrait
Ian Liddell-Grainger
Officer
Conservative - Bridgwater and West Somerset
Joined: 16th December 2020
Steve Double Portrait
Steve Double
Officer
Conservative - St Austell and Newquay
Joined: 16th December 2020
Gary Streeter Portrait
Gary Streeter
Officer
Conservative - South West Devon
Joined: 16th December 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Selaine Saxby MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5952.

Email: selaine.saxby.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Ross Stephen, Invicta Public Affairs, George House, 36 North Handover Street, Glasgow G1 2AD. Tel: 0141 212 7222

Email: ross.stephen@invicta.pa.co.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Celtic Sea APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Celtic Sea APPG

Former APPG Officers
Scott Mann Portrait
Scott Mann
Officer
Conservative - North Cornwall
Joined: 16th December 2020
Departed: 16th December 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Football Club , Vaping