Greater Manchester APPG

First Registered: 29/03/2017 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To bring MPs and peers of all parties together with key leaders - the Mayor and those in local government, the private and voluntary sector, and social enterprise - to help maximise future investment in the region for the benefit of all the communities of Greater Manchester.

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 Greater Manchester

1. Bus franchising in Greater Manchester
12/04/2021 - Early Day Motions

Found: announcement by the Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, to bring Greater Manchester’s buses back under

2. Greater Manchester Spatial Framework
20/02/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: Number CDP 2019/0044, 19 February 2019 Greater Manchester Spatial Framework By Gabrielle Garton Grimwood

3. Mayor of Greater Manchester and Greater Manchester Cycling and Walking Commissioner - written evidence
12/06/2019 - Inquiry: Pavement parking - Transport Committee
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Found: Written evidence - Mayor of Greater Manchester and Greater Manchester Cycling and Walking Commissioner Written

4. NP 2762 - 7 June 2017 (objection deadline 28 June 2017)
04/12/2019 - Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain (TC)
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Found: PC0003681/536 GREATER MANCHESTER BUSES SOUTH LTD, HEAD OFFICE, HYDE ROAD, ARDWICK, MANCHESTER, M12 6JS

5. Bio-tech gets boost with new Local Industrial Strategy for Greater Manchester
13/06/2019 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: boost with new Local Industrial Strategy for Greater Manchester - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Greater Manchester

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

1: delivery of public services in Greater Manchester by driving greater collaboration and bolstering the - Speech Link

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

1: Virtual Proceedings do consider the draft Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Fire and Rescue Functions) - Speech Link
2: this order on behalf of a fellow DMPC, for Greater Manchester, the noble Baroness, Lady Hughes.I - Speech Link

3. Greater Manchester Combined Authority (Functions and Amendment) Order 2019
02/04/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: have already been made in relation to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority. If approved by Parliament - Speech Link

4. Covid-19 Update
20/10/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: work closely with local leadership.In Greater Manchester, there have been more coronavirus infections - Speech Link
2: that tonight people across Manchester, the boroughs of Greater Manchester and towns such as Stockport - Speech Link

5. Bus Services: Greater Manchester
04/03/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: as a family member works for Transport for Greater Manchester, although not in the buses division. I bring - Speech Link
2: main depot being based in Oldham for north-east Manchester. It runs the lion’s share of the routes, so there - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Greater Manchester
1. Housing: Greater Manchester
asked by: Christian Wakeford
08/09/2020
... what steps the Government is taking to ensure that local authorities provide up to date local housing figures in Greater Manchester.

2. Employment: Greater Manchester
asked by: Barbara Keeley
15/10/2020
... what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the UK and EU failing to agree a deal on their future relationship on employment in (a) Greater Manchester and (b) Salford.

3. Crime: Greater Manchester
asked by: Graham Stringer
02/03/2020
... when she last received crime performance figures from Greater Manchester Police.

4. Crime: Greater Manchester
asked by: Graham Stringer
02/03/2020
... what steps she has taken to verify the most recent crime performance figures from Greater Manchester Police.

5. Roads: Greater Manchester
asked by: Andrew Gwynne
08/07/2020
... if his Department will make an assessment of the potential merits of transferring responsibility for the strategic highway network to Transport for Greater Manchester to ensure a co-ordinated and strategic approach to the management of the network across the city-region.

Latest Questions
10 Current APPG Officers
Andrew Gwynne Portrait
Andrew Gwynne
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Denton and Reddish
Joined: 10th March 2021
Lucy Powell Portrait
Lucy Powell
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Manchester Central
Joined: 29th March 2017
Baroness Newlove Portrait
Baroness Newlove
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
1 APPG Membership
Young People's Health
Jim McMahon Portrait
Jim McMahon
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Oldham West and Royton
Joined: 28th September 2017
Navendu Mishra Portrait
Navendu Mishra
Vice Chair
Labour - Stockport
Joined: 24th February 2020
Jonathan Reynolds Portrait
Jonathan Reynolds
Secretary
Labour (Co-op) - Stalybridge and Hyde
Joined: 29th March 2017
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Gwynne MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4708.

Email: gwynnea@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

DevoConnect, c/o Workplace, 4th Floor Churchgate House, 56 Oxford St, Manchester M1 6EU. Tel: 07976 263 869

Email: gill@devoconnect.co.uk

Secretariat:

DevoConnect acts as the group's secretariat. https://devoconnect.co.uk/

Group's Website:

https://gmappg.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
21 Jan 2020
Source
DevoConnect
Description
DevoConnect is paid by United Utilities, Greater Manchester Housing Providers (GMHP), Amey, GMCVO, Manchester Airport (MAG), Electricity North West (ENW) to act as the group's secretariat   From : 21/01/2020 To : 20/01/2021
Value
£27,001
Date
4 Jul 2018
Source
DevoConnect
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2018 To : 03/07/2019
Value
£24,001
Date
4 Jul 2017
Source
DevoConnect
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2017 To : 03/07/2018
Value
£12,001
Date
7 Feb 2017
Source
Devo Connect
Description
Secretariat   From : 07/02/2017 To : 06/02/2018
Value
£12,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Greater Manchester APPG

Former APPG Officers
Chris Green Portrait
Chris Green
Vice-Chair
Conservative - Bolton West
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Baroness Morris of Bolton Portrait
Baroness Morris of Bolton
Vice-Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 29th March 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Ivan Lewis Portrait
Ivan Lewis
Vice-Chair
Independent - Former Member for Bury South
Joined: 29th March 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships