Estonia APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To promote good relations between Britain and Estonia and specifically to facilitate contact between parliamentarians and other representative bodies in both countries.

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 Estonia

1. Overseas Business Risk - Estonia
18/02/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Overseas Business Risk - Estonia Information on key security and political

2. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with C to F)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Estonia This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

3. Estonia: funeral directors
19/02/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Estonia: funeral directors List of English-speaking funeral directors

4. Estonia: translators
19/02/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Estonia: translators List of translators and interpreters for British

5. Estonia bereavement: death abroad
20/11/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Estonia bereavement: death abroad - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Estonia

1. NATO's Enhance Forward Presence
28/03/2017 - Written Statements

1: main body of our fighting forces will arrive in Estonia and Poland in the coming weeks.We are providing - Speech Link

2. NATO: Eastern Flank
30/01/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: flank, leading NATO’s enhanced forward presence in Estonia, deploying a reconnaissance squadron to the US - Speech Link
2: position they have taken in sending a battle group to Estonia. The Prime Minister said,“we should engage - Speech Link
3: doing that. The deployment of British forces in Estonia and Poland is purely defensive, but can the Minister - Speech Link

3. Terrorism Act 2000 (Proscribed Organisations) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2020
16/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: leader, a 13 year-old boy, was tracked down in Estonia at the beginning of the year. Furthermore, the - Speech Link
2: noble Lord asked about ministerial discussion with Estonia. I have already said that we engage with other - Speech Link

4. NATO
20/06/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: to see their dedication and devotion to duty in Estonia, where we are leading a multinational battlegroup - Speech Link
2: seen very clear examples of that in Montenegro, Estonia and elsewhere. And we ourselves have had the shocking - Speech Link
3: in Europe continue to lag behind considerably. Estonia is meeting the 2% target, but we must encourage - Speech Link

5. Electoral Fraud
29/03/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: Lords, is the Minister aware of the work that Estonia has done with the two-step verification process - Speech Link
2: I am not familiar with the electoral system in Estonia. When we pilot a number of projects next year, - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Estonia
1. Estonia: Coronavirus
asked by: Alan Brown
01/09/2020
... what the evidential basis is for Estonia being identified as a country where quarantine arrangements are still required for travellers between Estonia and the UK.

2. Estonia: Coronavirus
asked by: Alan Brown
01/09/2020
... what assessment his Department made of the number of new daily covid-19 cases recorded in Estonia as part of its decision to exclude it as a country with an agreed airbridge with the UK.

3. Estonia: Military Exercises
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
16/07/2019
... how many UK-led Joint Expeditionary Force demonstrations her Department plans to conduct in Estonia in the next two years.

4. Estonia: Air Force
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
25/06/2019
... how many times RAF aircraft have been scrambled as part of Operation Azotize.

5. Estonia: Military Alliances
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
07/03/2019
... what steps he is taking to strengthen the UK's defence relationship with Estonia after the UK leaves the EU.

Latest Questions
8 Current APPG Officers
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 24th February 2020
John Whittingdale Portrait
John Whittingdale
Treasurer
Conservative - Maldon
Joined: 24th February 2020
3 APPG Memberships
Dark Skies , Hungary , Nuclear Energy
Lord Davies of Stamford Portrait
Lord Davies of Stamford
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mark Pritchard MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8494.

Email: pritchardm@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Estonia APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Estonia APPG

Former APPG Officers
Greg Hands Portrait
Greg Hands
Secretary
Conservative - Chelsea and Fulham
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 24th February 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Germany , Nutrition for Growth
Gordon Marsden Portrait
Gordon Marsden
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Blackpool South
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Beith Portrait
Lord Beith
Vice-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
3 APPG Memberships
East Coast Main Line , Finland , Norway
Stephen Pound Portrait
Stephen Pound
Vice-Chair
Labour - Former Member for Ealing North
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Paul Farrelly Portrait
Paul Farrelly
Vice-Chair
Labour - Former Member for Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Austin of Dudley Portrait
Lord Austin of Dudley
Secretary
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Dykes Portrait
Lord Dykes
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017