Events Industry APPG

First Registered: 13/11/2015 • Last updated on: 02/01/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 2nd Jan 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 17th Nov 2021 and may be defunct.

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 Events Industry

1. Events industry and covid-19
16/07/2020 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House notes that the events industry is worth £70 billion annually to the UK comprising conferences

2. International Business Events Action Plan
28/06/2019 - VisitBritain
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Found: The UK Government™s International Business Events Action Plan2019-2025Department forDigital, Culture

3. International Business Events Action Plan
28/06/2019 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: The UK Government™s International Business Events Action Plan2019-2025Department forDigital, Culture

4. Economic impact of coronavirus
20/04/2020 - Inquiry: Economic impact of coronavirus - Treasury Committee
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Found: 2433137. VAT No. GB 550 3509 66 Divisions: PLASA Events, PLASA Media, PLASA Membership, PLASA Skills

5. International Business Events Action Plan
28/06/2019 - VisitBritain
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Found: International Business Events Action Plan - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Events Industry

1. Fiscal Support for Events Industry: Covid-19
13/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: House has considered fiscal support for the events industry during the covid-19 outbreak.It is a - Speech Link

2. Live Events and Weddings: Covid-19 Support
09/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: 329339 and 332789, relating to support for live events and weddings during covid-19.E-petition - Speech Link

3. Live Events: Government-backed Insurance
23/03/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: considered Government-backed insurance for live events.Everybody here today will be aware that - Speech Link

4. Events Research Programme
22/06/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: conducted 14 pilot events across two phases since April. The findings from these events will inform decisions - Speech Link

5. Events Research Programme
26/11/2021 - Written Statements

1: reports from the science-led events research programme.The events research programme has gathered - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Events Industry
1. Events Industry
asked by: Maria Eagle
07/10/2020
... what assessment his Department has made of the contribution of the live events industry to the UK economy.

2. Events Industry
asked by: Dan Poulter
08/09/2020
... if he will publish a long-term strategy to support the re-opening of the live events sector as covid-19 lockdown restrictions are eased.

3. Events Industry
asked by: Alec Shelbrooke
23/07/2020
... if he can provide a timeframe for the events and exhibitions sector on when gatherings of more than 30 people will be allowed.

4. Events Industry
asked by: Andrew Mitchell
29/09/2020
... what additional (a) business and (b) financial support for the (i) exhibition and (ii) events industry he has discussed with the Chancellor of the Exchequer.

5. Events Industry
asked by: Dan Jarvis
24/09/2021
... what steps he is taking to support venue and music organisations in booking international artists to perform in the UK.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
James Heappey Portrait
James Heappey
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Wells
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 2nd January 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Chris Davies Portrait
Chris Davies
Vice-Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Brecon and Radnorshire
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 2nd January 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Gilbert of Panteg Portrait
Lord Gilbert of Panteg
Vice-Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 2nd January 2019
Nigel Huddleston Portrait
Nigel Huddleston
Officer
Conservative - Mid Worcestershire
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Chris Heaton-Harris Portrait
Chris Heaton-Harris
Officer
Conservative - Daventry
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 6th January 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Benefits in Kind
Date
6 Jan 2018
Source
Professional Convention Management Association
Description
Air fares and accommodation for Chair (and his wife) when Chair represented the APPG at a PCMA conference in Nashville, USA.   From : 06/01/2018 To : 11/01/2018
Value
£6,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Events Industry APPG