East Midlands APPG

First Registered: 14/03/2018 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To bring together MPs and Peers from across the East Midlands region, in coordination with leaders in local government, commerce and civil society, to identify priorities for development and maximise future investment in the region, to the benefit of all its communities.

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 East Midlands

1. Personal tax credits finalised award and Child Benefit statistics - Small area data (LSOA and Data Zone) 2017 to 2018
25/02/2021 - HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
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Found: Data at Lower Layer Super Output Area for East Midlands Families benefiting at 31st August 2017 Revised

2. NHS screening programmes: KPI reports 2020 to 2021
16/12/2020 - Public Health England (PHE)
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Found: 09803921568627 100 72.63157894736842 100 Midlands and East 73.87944980023562 100 98.30316742081448

3. Coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency accommodation survey data: November 2020
08/01/2021 - Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
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Found: South East E12000008 11 Allerdale E07000026 North West E12000002 21 Amber Valley E07000032 East Midlands

4. NELI (Nuffield Early Language Intervention programme)
24/02/2021 - Department for Education
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Found: Medway South East & South London 103790 Crestwood Park Primary School Dudley West Midlands 142978 Catcliffe

5. Early years funding: 2021-2022
17/12/2020 - Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA)
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Found: funding rateEAST MIDLANDS 831Derby5.36EAST MIDLANDS 830Derbyshire5.36EAST MIDLANDS 856Leicester5.36EAST

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to East Midlands

1. Railway Connectivity: East to West Midlands
19/06/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered East to West Midlands railway connectivity.It is a pleasure - Speech Link
2: head is spent on rail infrastructure in the east midlands and more than 10 times that is spent in London - Speech Link
3: is also in my constituency, it is hard to go from east to west, so I welcome the debate. The hon. Gentleman - Speech Link

2. Trains: East Midlands
19/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: promoting strategic transport investment across the Midlands region. One proposal is to reduce journey times - Speech Link
2: particularly on the Newark to Nottingham stretch. Midlands Connect and Network Rail are looking at a feasibility - Speech Link
3: other rail enhancements across the Midlands, including the Midlands rail hub. Network Rail is already - Speech Link
4: Lords, I declare my interest as co-chair of the Midlands Engine All-Party Parliamentary Group. Rail is - Speech Link
5: Government take their relationship with Midlands Engine and Midlands Connect extremely seriously, and I have - Speech Link

3. Integrated Rail Plan and High Speed 2
17/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: hoping to foster benefits from a High Speed 2 east midlands hub at Toton.I entirely agree with the - Speech Link
2: authorities have come together to launch their Invest East Coast Rail campaign this Thursday. Will the hon - Speech Link
3: connection from Birmingham to Toton, in the east midlands, and to Chesterfield, Sheffield and Leeds must - Speech Link
4: and, frankly, unacceptable to communities in the midlands that have suffered from decades of chronic under-investment - Speech Link
5: the levelling up agenda, and not just for the east midlands. Does he agree that it will not just be the - Speech Link

4. Rail Investment in the East Midlands
24/07/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: House has considered rail investment in the East Midlands.There are some firsts today, Sir Graham—I - Speech Link

5. HS2: Phase 2B
08/02/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: assessment they have made of the impact on (1) the East Midlands, and (2) Yorkshire, of not delivering the eastern - Speech Link
2: committed to ensuring that the Midlands, Yorkshire and the north-east realise the benefits of high-speed - Speech Link
3: and Midlands Engine Rail—including the developments from regeneration around the HS2 East Midlands hub - Speech Link
4: made manifesto promises on levelling up the north-east and produced a prospectus called HS2: Getting the - Speech Link
5: Commission’s report is clearly a further blow to the east Midlands and Yorkshire economies, the Government having - Speech Link

6. East Midlands Rail Franchise
07/05/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: to improved services for those who use the East Midlands franchise. Abellio will invest more than £600 - Speech Link
2: about the non-compliance of bidders for the East Midlands rail franchise. The Transport Secretary, who - Speech Link
3: There will be concern in Chesterfield that the East Midlands rail service currently provided by Stagecoach - Speech Link

7. Transport Links: Nottinghamshire
23/07/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: extension of the Robin Hood line as part of the East Midlands franchise. I am pleased that the new franchise - Speech Link
2: access routes. Bringing together people such as Midlands Connect, which oversees the regional infrastructure - Speech Link
3: Department’s work.In Nottinghamshire and the midlands as a region, we feel that we miss out. Both Conservative - Speech Link

8. Local Infrastructure (East Midlands)
20/03/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: local infrastructure to secure new homes in the East Midlands.It is a pleasure to serve under your - Speech Link
2: rebuilding or renovating as a result.In the east midlands, the aspiration to own a house, and therefore - Speech Link
3: economic growth in the east midlands. However, communities in my constituency, such as East Goscote and Queniborough - Speech Link
4: order to ensure that they are built.The east midlands benefits from its strategic location, its workforce - Speech Link

9. Healthcare: East Midlands
30/04/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: considered provision of local healthcare in the East Midlands.It is a pleasure to serve under your - Speech Link
2: to be hit. As access to GP services in the east midlands is reduced, I urge the Minister to take action - Speech Link
3: Government take the issue of health funding in the east midlands. I want to share with him what is going on in - Speech Link
4: Whether we are discussing healthcare in the east midlands or in Northern Ireland, the issue of suicide - Speech Link

10. Brexit: British Airlines
05/03/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: try to avoid major lorry queues around Dover. East Midlands Airport is the aviation equivalent of Dover: - Speech Link
2: further to my noble friend’s question about East Midlands Airport, can the Minister say what is happening - Speech Link
3: have said, we are working very carefully with East Midlands Airport to ensure the smooth flowing of cargo - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to East Midlands
1. Free Zones: East Midlands
asked by: Ben Bradley
... Nottingham and Nottinghamshire on the potential for an East Midlands Freeport based around East Midlands Airport.

2. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
asked by: Jim Shannon
... (g) South West and (h) Yorkshire and the Humber.

3. Flood Control: Finance
asked by: Stephanie Peacock
... (i) the North East and (j) England since 2009.

4. Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
asked by: Jim Shannon
... (vii) the South West and (viii) Yorkshire and the Humber.

5. Abellio Group
asked by: Andy McDonald
... what assessment he has made of the effect on the competitiveness of rail services in the Midlands of Abellio operating services in the West Midlands and throughout the East Midlands.

Latest Questions
9 Current APPG Officers
Nigel Mills Portrait
Nigel Mills
Conservative - Amber Valley
Joined: 14th March 2018
Luke Evans Portrait
Luke Evans
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bosworth
Joined: 24th February 2020
1 APPG Membership
Darren Henry Portrait
Darren Henry
Vice Chair
Conservative - Broxtowe
Joined: 24th February 2020
Tom Randall Portrait
Tom Randall
Vice Chair
Conservative - Gedling
Joined: 24th February 2020
Mark Fletcher Portrait
Mark Fletcher
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bolsover
Joined: 24th February 2020
Claudia Webbe Portrait
Claudia Webbe
Vice Chair
Independent - Leicester East
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Alex Norris MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3899.

Email: alex.norris.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the East Midlands APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the East Midlands APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Coaker Portrait
Lord Coaker
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 14th March 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord McLoughlin Portrait
Lord McLoughlin
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 8th May 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Toby Perkins Portrait
Toby Perkins
Vice Chair
Labour - Chesterfield
Joined: 8th May 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
3 APPG Memberships
Beer , Kurdistan Region in Iraq , Tennis
Chris Leslie Portrait
Chris Leslie
Vice Chair
The Independent Group for Change - Former Member for Nottingham East
Joined: 14th March 2018
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Morgan of Cotes Portrait
Baroness Morgan of Cotes
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 14th March 2018
Departed: 27th March 2019
David Tredinnick Portrait
David Tredinnick
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Bosworth
Joined: 14th March 2018
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Maggie Throup Portrait
Maggie Throup
Vice Chair
Conservative - Erewash
Joined: 14th March 2018
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Karen Lee Portrait
Karen Lee
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Lincoln
Joined: 14th March 2018
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships