Ceramics APPG

First Registered: 16/03/2016 • Last updated on: 22/07/2022

To increase the understanding of the uses of ceramics and broaden the understanding of ceramic manufacturing in the UK among parliamentarians; to promote ceramic manufacturing and the ceramics industry as an asset within the UK economy, and to provide a forum for parliamentary discussion on the issues impacting the industry.

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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6 Current APPG Officers
Jo Gideon Portrait
Jo Gideon
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent Central
Joined: 14th July 2021
Jack Brereton Portrait
Jack Brereton
Deputy Chair
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 11th September 2019
Jonathan Gullis Portrait
Jonathan Gullis
Treasurer
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent North
Joined: 8th April 2020
David Linden Portrait
David Linden
Secretary
Scottish National Party - Glasgow East
Joined: 23rd March 2022
Aaron Bell Portrait
Aaron Bell
Vice Chair
Conservative - Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 8th April 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jo Gideon MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8131.

Email: jo.gideon.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Dr Cathryn Hickey, Lucideon, Queens Rd, Penkhull, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 7LQ . Tel: 01782 764 333

Email: Cathryn.hickey@amricc.com

Secretariat:

Lucideon Ltd acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.lucideon.com/

Date
4 Mar 2022
Source
Lucideon Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/03/2022 To : 03/03/2023
Value
£51,001
Date
11 Jul 2017
Source
British Ceramics Confederation
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2017 To : 10/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
7 Mar 2017
Source
British Ceramics Confederation
Description
Secretariat   From : 07/03/2017 To : 05/03/2018
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Ceramics APPG

Former APPG Officers
Jack Dromey Portrait
Jack Dromey
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Erdington
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 17th November 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Stephanie Peacock Portrait
Stephanie Peacock
Vice Chair
Labour - Barnsley East
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 17th November 2021
Baroness Golding Portrait
Baroness Golding
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th March 2017
Departed: 17th November 2021
Ruth Smeeth Portrait
Ruth Smeeth
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent North
Joined: 16th March 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Jeremy Lefroy Portrait
Jeremy Lefroy
Treasurer
Conservative - Former Member for Stafford
Joined: 16th March 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Angela Smith Portrait
Angela Smith
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Penistone and Stocksbridge
Joined: 11th September 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Gareth Snell Portrait
Gareth Snell
Secretary
Labour (Co-op) - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent Central
Joined: 29th March 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
James Cleverly Portrait
James Cleverly
Vice-Chair
Conservative - Braintree
Joined: 29th March 2017
Departed: 31st July 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Robert Flello Portrait
Robert Flello
Treasurer
Labour - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 16th March 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Wendy Morton Portrait
Wendy Morton
Vice Chair
Conservative - Aldridge-Brownhills
Joined: 16th March 2016
Departed: 15th February 2017
No other APPG Memberships