Heathrow and the Wider Economy APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 02/05/2017

Note: This APPG was last registered on 2nd May 2017. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of 6th Oct 2021 and may be defunct.

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Recent Documents related to Heathrow and the Wider Economy

1. Defra flights undertaken in 2019/20 - FOI2020/18150
21/10/2020 - Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
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Found: fare paid iii.the class of ticket (e.g. economy, premium economy, business, first) iv.the date of the flight

2. Aviation Minister visits Inverness Airport to welcome increased connectivity for the Highlands
01/06/2018 - Scotland Office
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Found: opportunities for local businesses. Daily flights to Heathrow from the airport saw 79,000 passengers travelling

3. Heathrow expansion: draft Airports National Policy Statement
24/10/2017 - Department for Transport
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Found: capacity 12 The importance of aviation to the UK economy 12 The need for new airport capacity 13 The Airports

4. Address to Airlines UK on Heathrow engagement
24/05/2018 - Department for Transport
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Found: Address to Airlines UK on Heathrow engagement - GOV.UK

5. Transport Secretary challenges industry to balance expansion costs
24/05/2018 - Department for Transport
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Found: balance expansion costs Standards for how Heathrow should collaborate with airlines on the costs

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Heathrow and the Wider Economy

1. Airport Expansion
02/03/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: including airport expansion, drive the whole UK economy. This is a Government who support airport expansion - Speech Link
2: the Court of Appeal ruled that the Government’s Heathrow expansion plan was unlawful as it failed to consider - Speech Link
3: Government were clear in our manifesto that the Heathrow expansion project was a private sector project - Speech Link

2. National Policy Statement: Airports
25/06/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: policy against which a promoter of an expanded Heathrow airport can deliver more detailed design and participate - Speech Link
2: would support a fourth and a fifth runway, at Heathrow and at Gatwick. Does my right hon. Friend accept - Speech Link
3: just that. Can he confirm that the expansion of Heathrow puts an end to the daft estuary airport idea, - Speech Link

3. Heathrow Airport: Public Consultation
24/01/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: this House has considered public consultations on Heathrow airport.It is a privilege to introduce - Speech Link
2: accommodate the projected increased traffic to and from Heathrow would cost around £18 billion? That assumes that - Speech Link
3: airlines such as British Airways have turned against Heathrow expansion is that they realise that that would - Speech Link

4. Southern Heathrow Rail Link
22/07/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: the potential economic benefits of a southern Heathrow rail link. My belief is that a southern rail link - Speech Link
2: forward a proposed route for southern rail access to Heathrow from London and Surrey, including a station in - Speech Link
3: very beneficial. The Heathrow to Waterloo link could be looked at in the wider scope of the project, - Speech Link

5. Regional Airports
07/07/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: regional air connectivity will play in our future economy. Pre-pandemic, the sector had an estimated value - Speech Link
2: Consequently, there are knock-on effects for the local economy.In Cornwall, the knock-on effect on tourism - Speech Link
3: deal. The point about trying to regenerate the economy of Caithness once Dounreay, the UK’s first nuclear - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Heathrow and the Wider Economy
1. Sharing Economy
asked by: Rebecca Long Bailey
03/07/2019
... what steps he is taking to support contracting and the flexible economy.

2. World Economy
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
25/04/2019
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of a recent International Monetary Fund forecast regarding the impact of a no-deal Brexit as a risk to global economic growth.

3. Sharing Economy
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
28/03/2018
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what measures they are taking to improve workers’ rights for the self-employed and workers in the gig economy.

4. Gambling: Black Economy
asked by: Craig Whittaker
09/02/2021
... what estimate he has made of the size of the illegal gambling market in the UK.

5. Night-time Economy
asked by: Sarah Olney
25/03/2021
... what steps his Department will take to support the reopening of the night-time economy.

Latest Questions
Former APPG Members
Tania Mathias Portrait
Tania Mathias
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Former Member for Twickenham
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Hamwee Portrait
Baroness Hamwee
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Tonge Portrait
Baroness Tonge
Treasurer
Non-affiliated - Retired on 19 February 2021
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
John McDonnell Portrait
John McDonnell
Secretary
Labour - Hayes and Harlington
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park Portrait
Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships

No benefits in kind are on record for the Heathrow and the Wider Economy APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Heathrow and the Wider Economy APPG