Children's Media and the Arts APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 08/04/2024

To raise awareness of the issues around children's media and arts within a wide cultural, social and educational context, and support the provision of both as specified in Articles 17 and 31 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

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4 Current APPG Officers
Julie Elliott Portrait
Julie Elliott
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Sunderland Central
Joined: 28th September 2017
5 APPG Memberships
Digital Inclusion , ITV , Jordan , Kidney , Palestine
Baroness Benjamin Portrait
Baroness Benjamin
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall Portrait
Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Julie Elliott MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7165.


Public Enquiry Point:

Greg Childs, The Children's Media Foundation, 15 Briarbank Road, London W13 0XS


No benefits in kind are on record for the Children's Media and the Arts APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Children's Media and the Arts APPG

Former APPG Officers
Conor Burns Portrait
Conor Burns
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Bournemouth West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
1 APPG Membership
John Nicolson Portrait
John Nicolson
Scottish National Party - Ochil and South Perthshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Kate Osamor Portrait
Kate Osamor
Vice Chair
Independent - Edmonton
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 21st July 2016
3 APPG Memberships
Africa , Dominica , Libya
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Watson of Wyre Forest Portrait
Lord Watson of Wyre Forest
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 13th November 2015