Dyslexia and Other Specific Learning Difficulties APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 22/07/2022

To understand Dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties and the need to keep government appraised of the situation in schools, education and in general in the UK. The group will also look at what statutory and non-statutory bodies are achieving in this field. The aim is to achieve a dyslexia friendly society by enabling individuals with dyslexia to achieve their potential across all ages and sectors of society.

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7 Current APPG Officers
Lord Addington Portrait
Lord Addington
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 30th July 2015
Tom Hunt Portrait
Tom Hunt
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ipswich
Joined: 14th July 2021
Matt Hancock Portrait
Matt Hancock
Vice Chair
Conservative - West Suffolk
Joined: 15th June 2022
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mrs Sharon Hodgson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5160.

Email: sharon.hodgson.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Nick Posford, British Dyslexia Association . Tel: 01344 381 551

Email: policy@bdadyslexia.org.uk

Secretariat:

British Dyslexia Association acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk

Group's Website:

http://www.bdadyslexia.org.uk/about/appg-dyslexia-and-spld-all-party-parliamentarygroup

Date
24 Feb 2022
Source
British Dyslexia Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 24/02/2022 To : 23/02/2023
Value
£1,501
Date
24 Feb 2021
Source
British Dyslexia Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 24/02/2021 To : 23/02/2022
Value
£1,501
Date
24 Feb 2020
Source
British Dyslexia Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 24/02/2020 To : 23/02/2021
Value
£9,001
Date
6 Sep 2019
Source
British Dyslexia Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2019 To : 05/09/2020
Value
£7,501
Date
6 Sep 2018
Source
British Dyslexia Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2018 To : 05/09/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
6 Sep 2017
Source
British Dyslexia Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 06/09/2017 To : 05/09/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
7 Sep 2016
Source
Dyslexia Action
Description
Secretariat   From : 07/09/2016 To : 07/09/2017
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Dyslexia Action
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Dyslexia and Other Specific Learning Difficulties APPG

Former APPG Officers
Peter Kyle Portrait
Peter Kyle
Vice Chair
Labour - Hove
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 4th May 2022
1 APPG Membership
Tidy Britain
Ian Liddell-Grainger Portrait
Ian Liddell-Grainger
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bridgwater and West Somerset
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Janet Daby Portrait
Janet Daby
Vice Chair
Labour - Lewisham East
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 2nd June 2021
Graham Evans Portrait
Graham Evans
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Weaver Vale
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Storey Portrait
Lord Storey
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Jake Berry Portrait
Jake Berry
Officer
Conservative - Rossendale and Darwen
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
John McDonnell Portrait
John McDonnell
Officer
Labour - Hayes and Harlington
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Corri Wilson Portrait
Corri Wilson
Officer
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Oliver Colvile Portrait
Oliver Colvile
Officer
Conservative - Former Member for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Marie Rimmer Portrait
Marie Rimmer
Vice Chair
Labour - St Helens South and Whiston
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 15th February 2017
Kelvin Hopkins Portrait
Kelvin Hopkins
Chair & Registered Contact
Independent - Former Member for Luton North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016
No other APPG Memberships