Fashion and Textiles APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 12/10/2016

Note: This APPG was last registered on 12th Oct 2016. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 29th Dec 2021 and may be defunct.

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Recent Documents related to Fashion and Textiles

1. UK/SACU and Mozambique: Economic Partnership Agreement [MS No.34/2019]
05/11/2019 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: per cent or more by mass of wool Industrial PM40 Textiles -Yarns 5107.20Containing less than 85 per cent

2. UK/SACU and Mozambique: Economic Partnership Agreement, volume 3, part 2
05/11/2019 - Treaty
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Found: per cent or more by mass of wool Industrial PM40 Textiles -Yarns 5107.20Containing less than 85 per cent

3. BD6 2NE, Bulmer & Lumb Group Limited: environmental permit partial surrender issued - EPR/BR4977IH/S008
24/03/2021 - Environment Agency
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Found: View the partial surrender issued for Buttershaw Textiles, Bradford under the Industrial Emissions Directive

4. Waste prevention programme for England
28/07/2020 - Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
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Found: roads 4 Textiles It is estimated that we consume between 2.5 - 2.7 Mt of textiles e.g. clothing

5. Homes England RFI release for March 2021
01/04/2021 - Homes England
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Found: Insulating Board lAsbestos Insulation/Coating lAsbestos Textiles/Paper lDust/Debris lReinforced Composite lWell

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Fashion and Textiles

1. Textiles and Clothing Sectors: Environmental Sustainability
22/07/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: an extended producer responsibility scheme for textiles. To drive the market towards durable, repairable - Speech Link
2: about the huge environmental impact of throwaway fashion trends? In the UK, we buy more clothes per person - Speech Link
3: consumers want to do the right thing. I find fast fashion a strange concept, in so far as I am not a good - Speech Link

2. UK Fashion Industry
13/10/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: they intend to provide to the United Kingdom fashion industry, in particular to support its work in - Speech Link
2: fully committed to supporting our world-leading fashion industry. We are operating export helplines, running - Speech Link
3: I welcome the noble Lord to his new post. The fashion industry is hugely valuable culturally and economically - Speech Link

3. Fashion Industry
31/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: this interim report on the sustainability of the fashion industry, the 15th report of this Parliament’s - Speech Link
2: from looking at me that I was the Minister for fashion for six years and the hon. Lady will know just - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: Human Trafficking
16/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: that companies—for example, those in the textiles and fashion industry—eradicate slavery from their supply - Speech Link

5. Worker Exploitation: Leicester Textile Industry
18/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: taken.I want to focus my comments today on the fashion retailer Boohoo, which is a major part of the problem - Speech Link
2: appalling cases had been in the supply chain of fashion retailer Boohoo. The latest issues were exposed - Speech Link
3: raised, I am afraid.The allegations of abuse in textiles manufacturing in Leicester that are the subject - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Fashion and Textiles
1. Textiles: Recycling
asked by: Anthony Mangnall
30/06/2020
... repairable and recyclable textiles.

2. Slavery: Textiles
asked by: Lisa Cameron
21/05/2020
... Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking.

3. Textiles: Recycling
asked by: Paul Farrelly
01/04/2019
... what assessment he has made of the level of Government support for the textile recycling industry.

4. Clothing and Textiles
asked by: Gareth Thomas
22/10/2020
... what steps his Department is taking to encourage a more circular fashion and textile industry; and if he will make a statement.

5. Textiles: Minimum Wage
asked by: Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
17/09/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to improve enforcement of minimum wage legislation in the garment sector in the UK.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Damian Collins Portrait
Damian Collins
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Folkestone and Hythe
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
Meg Hillier Portrait
Meg Hillier
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Hackney South and Shoreditch
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
Lord Purvis of Tweed Portrait
Lord Purvis of Tweed
Secretary
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016

No benefits in kind are on record for the Fashion and Textiles APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Fashion and Textiles APPG