'Left Behind' Neighbourhoods APPG

First Registered: 01/07/2020 • Last updated on: 02/06/2021

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To raise awareness and understanding of what constitutes a ‘left behind’ neighbourhood and to explore, propose and advocate for the implementation of approaches designed to 'level up’ the social and economic outcomes of their residents and make their communities stronger and more resilient, including by applying learning about the impact of COVID-19.

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 'Left Behind' Neighbourhoods

1. East Renfrewshire community volunteer effort
03/06/2020 - Early Day Motions

Found: up to volunteer drives covering streets and neighbourhoods; applauds the efforts of these groups of neighbours

2. Planning guidance: letters to chief planning officers
25/07/2019 - Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
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Found: radically reforming the planning system to give neighbourhoods far more ability to determine the shape of

3. English indices of deprivation 2019
26/09/2019 - Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
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Found: levels of deprivation in 32,844 small areas or neighbourhoods, called Lower - layer Super Output Areas,

4. Tecnam P2006T, G-SACL 07-19
11/07/2019 - Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB)
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Found: N/ANature of Damage: Damage to nose cone, left wing and left engine cowlCommander™s Licence: Private

5. Leaving no one behind: Our promise
06/03/2019 - Department for International Development
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Found: ensure that the furthest behind are reached and that no one is left behind. In order to track progress

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Recent Speeches related to 'Left Behind' Neighbourhoods

1. Dormant Assets Bill [HL]
26/05/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: targeted at place-based investments, supporting left-behind communities to develop vibrant, local, social - Speech Link
2: released.However, there are some assumptions behind the Bill that the House should look at before we - Speech Link
3: tribute to my ancestor Sir John Bowring. Although he left school at the age of 13, he became a protégé of - Speech Link

2. Levelling-up Agenda: Tees Valley
25/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: indicator of productivity, continues to lag 9.1% behind the UK average. On top of that, research by iwoca - Speech Link
2: communities with the powers to help themselves has left us in a state where the disparity in funding levels - Speech Link
3: long time in development. However, the funding behind the Government’s 10-point plan for the green industrial - Speech Link

3. Crime (West Sandwell)
27/02/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: allow police officers the freedom to come out from behind the desk and to be out there in the community. - Speech Link
2: Mayor of the west midlands, who left the note to say there was no money left. I assure this House that we - Speech Link
3: street lighting and home security. The principle behind the fund is that policing cannot deliver this on - Speech Link

4. Health Inequalities
04/03/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: decreases seen in the most deprived 10% of neighbourhoods in the north-east. He found that the mortality - Speech Link
2: not. He came to Glasgow, made his speech and then left before all the expert evidence was given. We also - Speech Link
3: their drug use”.In the brief time I have left, it is worth reflecting that reduced funding is - Speech Link

5. Covid-19: Emergency Transport and Travel Measures in London Boroughs
04/11/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: “road smallings”—and controversial low-traffic neighbourhoods all over our capital. They have followed a - Speech Link
2: bringing him up. In the context of low-traffic neighbourhoods, does she think that a good deal of consultation - Speech Link
3: Does my hon. Friend agree that the low traffic neighbourhoods are really important in constituencies such - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to 'Left Behind' Neighbourhoods
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8 Current APPG Officers
Nicola Richards Portrait
Nicola Richards
Vice Chair
Conservative - West Bromwich East
Joined: 1st July 2020
Jack Brereton Portrait
Jack Brereton
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 1st July 2020
Ian Levy Portrait
Ian Levy
Conservative - Blyth Valley
Joined: 1st July 2020
Emma Lewell-Buck Portrait
Emma Lewell-Buck
Labour - South Shields
Joined: 27th January 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Paul Howell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: paul.howell.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Daniel Crowe, Local Trust, CAN Mezzanine, 7-14 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YR. Tel: 020 3588 0565

Email: appg@localtrust.org.uk


Local Trust acts as the group's secretariat. https://localtrust.org.uk/

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Benefits in Kind
1 Jan 2021
Local Trust
3. Presentation design, report design, communications materials, research commissioned from Campaign for Better Transport, Liverpool University, Co-ops UK, Locality, National Community Land Trust Network, Renaissi, OSCI Environmental   From : 01/01/2021 To : 31/12/2021
17 Jun 2020
Local Trust
Secretariat   From : 17/06/2020 To : 16/06/2021
17 Jun 2020
Local Trust
1. Secretariat   From : 17/06/2020 To : 16/06/2021
1 Jan 2020
Local Trust
2. Website design and hosting; research commissioned from Oxford Consultants for Social Inclusion and Campaign for Better Transport; report production and printing   From : 01/01/2020 To : 31/12/2020

No direct financial benefits are on record for the 'Left Behind' Neighbourhoods APPG

Former APPG Officers
Gill Furniss Portrait
Gill Furniss
Labour - Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough
Joined: 1st July 2020
Departed: 16th December 2020
2 APPG Memberships
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