Lithuania APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To promote and strengthen relations between the parliaments of Lithuania and the UK.

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 Lithuania

1. Lithuania: citizens' rights information booklet
04/03/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: 2 LT - 10308 Vilnius Lithuania Tel + 370 5 246 2900 gov.uk/world/lithuania Information leaflet for

2. Lithuania: citizens' rights information booklet
04/03/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Lithuania: citizens' rights information booklet Information for British

3. Lithuania: doctors
22/07/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Lithuania: doctors List of English-speaking medical facilities in Lithuania.

4. Lithuania bereavement: death abroad
23/10/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Guidance Lithuania bereavement: death abroad Information to help the friends

5. Trade and investment factsheets (partner names beginning with J to L)
12/02/2021 - Department for International Trade
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Found: Lithuania This factsheet provides the latest statistics on trade and investment between the UK and

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Lithuania

1. Foreign National Offenders: Prison Transfers
19/02/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: joint fifth, sixth and seventh place are Albania, Lithuania and Pakistan with about 475 each. No. 8 is India - Speech Link
2: joint fifth, sixth and seventh with Albania and Lithuania. There are something like 475 Pakistanis in our - Speech Link
3: number, then Albania, Romania, Ireland, Jamaica, Lithuania, Pakistan, Somalia, India and Portugal. In terms - Speech Link

2. Polish Anti-defamation Law
05/06/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: attempted to legally define its history in 2010, Lithuania did too. Its law was more generous, with only - Speech Link

3. Puppy Smuggling
01/11/2017 - Westminster Hall

1: taken from their mothers in Hungary, Poland, Lithuania and elsewhere, and transported hundreds of miles - Speech Link
2: investigation of the trade, which was carried out in Lithuania and revealed some sobering findings. Dogs Trust - Speech Link
3: developments. I welcome the advances made in Lithuania in 2015. Now, to get a passport, any dogs must - Speech Link

4. Telecommunications Council
30/06/2016 - Written Statements

1: Some member states including Sweden, Poland and Lithuania, also highlighted the need for any new electronic - Speech Link

5. Belarus: Presidential Elections
25/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: members. Svetlana Tikhanovskaya has been exiled to Lithuania, and prominent campaigner Maria Kolesnikova has - Speech Link
2: are actively engaging with the Government of Lithuania. The Baltic states are particularly vulnerable - Speech Link
3: Secretary recently spoke to the Foreign Secretary of Lithuania, and we will continue to support both Belarus - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Lithuania
1. Lithuania: NATO
asked by: Lord Jopling
05/01/2017
...To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they expect the NATO battalion-sized battlegroup to be established in Lithuania; which NATO members will contribute; how many NATO personnel will be involved; where the battlegroup will be based; and which will be the lead nation.

2. Social Security Benefits: Lithuania
asked by: Nigel Evans
13/06/2019
... what discussions she has had with her Lithuanian counterpart on potential reciprocal social security agreements in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

3. Immigration: Lithuania
asked by: Stephen Timms
23/11/2015
... what the rate is of (a) unemployment and (b) employment among people living in the UK who (i) were born in Lithuania and (ii) are Lithuanian nationals.

4. Immigration: Lithuania
asked by: Stephen Timms
23/11/2015
... (b) in receipt of employment and support allowance and other incapacity benefits and (c) lone parents in receipt of income support.

5. Latvia and Lithuania: World War II
asked by: Graham Brady
13/09/2017
... what recent discussions he has had with his counterparts in Latvia and Lithuania on Holocaust revisionism.

Latest Questions
5 Current APPG Officers
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 29th September 2015
Lord Bowness Portrait
Lord Bowness
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Daniel Kawczynski Portrait
Daniel Kawczynski
Secretary
Conservative - Shrewsbury and Atcham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mark Pritchard MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8494.

Email: pritchardm@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Lithuania APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Lithuania APPG

Former APPG Officers
Mark Logan Portrait
Mark Logan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bolton North East
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 7th August 2020
Lord Beith Portrait
Lord Beith
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 7th August 2020
3 APPG Memberships
East Coast Main Line , Finland , Norway
Lord Grocott Portrait
Lord Grocott
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 7th August 2020
1 APPG Membership
Heritage Rail
John Whittingdale Portrait
John Whittingdale
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Maldon
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 20th May 2020
Stephen Pound Portrait
Stephen Pound
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Ealing North
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Ranil Jayawardena Portrait
Ranil Jayawardena
Treasurer
Conservative - North East Hampshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Dykes Portrait
Lord Dykes
Vice-Chairman
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 23rd October 2019
Dan Carden Portrait
Dan Carden
Officer
Labour - Liverpool, Walton
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
Angela Smith Portrait
Angela Smith
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Penistone and Stocksbridge
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Austin of Dudley Portrait
Lord Austin of Dudley
Officer
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Gordon Marsden Portrait
Gordon Marsden
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Blackpool South
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Graham Stuart Portrait
Graham Stuart
Vice Chair
Conservative - Beverley and Holderness
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Iain Stewart Portrait
Iain Stewart
Secretary
Conservative - Milton Keynes South
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
1 APPG Membership
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