Fire Safety and Rescue APPG

First Registered: 23/10/2019 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To meet and consider important fire safety and rescue issues with appropriate specialists in these fields, consulting wider with other related agencies to create a safer built environment; contributing to fire safety events both inside and outside Parliament, whilst raising issues of concern to government through its ministers.

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 Fire Safety and Rescue

1. FIRE1202: previous data tables
18/10/2018 - Home Office
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Found: tables Fire safety audits carried out by fire and rescue services, by fire and rescue authority.

2. DSA DFSR 02: Aerodrome Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) Regulations
24/09/2019 - Defence Safety Authority (DSA)
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Found: DSA DFSR 02: Aerodrome Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) Regulations - GOV.UK

3. Letter from Lord Greenhalgh to Baroness Eaton regarding questions raised at the Fire Safety Bill second reading debate: the Building Safety Bill, etc.
23/10/2020 - Bill Documents

Found: Greenhalgh Minister of State for Building Safety, Fire and Communities 2 Marsham Street

4. Generic risk assessment 2.4: flooding and water safety
31/03/2020 - Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
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Found: water safety Generic risk assessment about flooding and water safety to help fire and rescue authorities

5. FIRE1204: previous data tables
18/10/2018 - Home Office
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Found: FIRE1204: previous data tables Fire safety returns, by fire and rescue authority. Published

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Fire Safety and Rescue

1. Local Government
05/05/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: draft Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020, which was - Speech Link
2: draft Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020, which was - Speech Link

2. Fire Safety Bill
29/04/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: the greatest loss of life following a residential fire since the second world war. None of us will ever - Speech Link

3. Fire Safety Bill
07/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: (a) share information with their local Fire and Rescue Service in respect of each building for which - Speech Link
2: following: New clause 2—Accreditation of fire risk assessors—‘The relevant authority must - Speech Link

4. Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020
05/05/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) (Amendment) Order 2020 is to improve - Speech Link

5. Police, Fire and Rescue Services: Funding Reductions
20/02/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: effect of reductions in funding of police, fire and rescue services.It is a pleasure to serve under - Speech Link
2: Grenfell. The County Durham and Darlington fire and rescue service is experiencing the same financial - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Fire Safety and Rescue
1. Fire Safety Bill
asked by: Lord Berkeley
09/03/2021
... were made to the Bill as a result of any such discussions; and for what purpose were such changes made.

2. Fire Safety Bill
asked by: Lord Berkeley
24/03/2021
... they made to the Fire Safety Bill after discussions with the Royal Estate following their request for Queen's Consent; for what purpose any such changes were made; and with whom the discussions were held.

3. Fire and Rescue Services
asked by: Stephen Morgan
27/02/2020
... what recent assessment has she made of trends in the level of firefighters on the ability of the Fire Service to conduct its duties.

4. Fire and Rescue Services
asked by: Daisy Cooper
25/03/2021
... if she will make an assessment of the potential merits of creating a Firefighters and Rescue Service staff covenant to enhance support and protection for those personnel.

5. Fire and Rescue Services
asked by: Jim Cunningham
25/10/2019
... what steps she has taken to update the research on what steps firefighters should take when facing a fire since the Grenfell Tower fire.

Latest Questions
11 Current APPG Officers
Lord Porter of Spalding Portrait
Lord Porter of Spalding
Co Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Darts , Pancreatic Cancer
Baroness Brinton Portrait
Baroness Brinton
Co Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Margaret Ferrier Portrait
Margaret Ferrier
Co Vice Chair
Independent - Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Joined: 24th February 2020
Felicity Buchan Portrait
Felicity Buchan
Co Vice Chair
Conservative - Kensington
Joined: 24th February 2020
Robbie Moore Portrait
Robbie Moore
Co Vice Chair
Conservative - Keighley
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir David Amess MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3452.

Email: amessd@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Ronnie King , All-Party Parliamentary Fire Safety and Rescue Group, 1 YsGubor Granant, Old St Clears Road, Johnstown, Carmarthen SA31 3HN. Tel: 07836 266 614

Email: kbigchief@aol.com

No benefits in kind are on record for the Fire Safety and Rescue APPG

Financial Benefits Received
Date
31 Dec 2020
Source
Fire Sector Federation
Value
£3,000
Date
1 Jul 2020
Source
Fire Sector Federation
Value
£3,000
Date
28 Feb 2020
Source
Fire Protection Association
Value
£5,000
Former APPG Officers
Bill Grant Portrait
Bill Grant
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Emma Dent Coad Portrait
Emma Dent Coad
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Kensington
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships