Montserrat APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 27/01/2021

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To foster links between the UK and Montserrat and improve the quality of life of citizens of Montserrat.

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 Montserrat

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

2. Office of the Premier of Montserrat - written evidence
06/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: Premier of Montserrat Written evidence from the Office of the Premier, Government of Montserrat (OTS0082)  EXECUTIVE

3. Alquimi Renewables, LLC and Thermal Energy Partners LLC - written evidence
06/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: to as “AR/TEP”) (OTS0009) Re:                Montserrat Geothermal Project              Driving a Small

4. Harv Edge - written evidence
06/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: EdgeWritten evidence from Harv Edge (OTS0108)  Montserrat & 21st Century Indirect Rule What is the Definition

5. Ms Shirley Osborne - written evidence
06/11/2018 - Inquiry: The future of the UK Overseas Territories - Foreign Affairs Committee
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Found: evidence from Shirley Osborne,Speaker of the Montserrat Legislative Assembly (OTS0092) EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Montserrat

1. Hurricane Irma
07/09/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: British overseas territories yesterday: Anguilla, Montserrat and the British Virgin Islands. Today, we expect - Speech Link
2: Irma on overseas territories such as Anguilla, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos and the British Virgin Islands - Speech Link
3: me if I focus more on Montserrat than on Mars. I am very familiar with Montserrat, which of course had - Speech Link

2. Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council
14/12/2020 - Written Statements

1: Cayman Islands, the Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn, St Helena, the Sovereign Base Areas - Speech Link

3. Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council
03/12/2015 - Commons Chamber

1: territories co-operating? As I understand it, only Montserrat has agreed to the standards that are sought. - Speech Link
2: hon. Member for Foyle (Mark Durkan) mentioned Montserrat in particular, which should be commended for - Speech Link
3: Romeo, but one of the reasons why it was easy for Montserrat to comply with some of our earlier requests was - Speech Link

4. Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council
16/11/2016 - Written Statements

1: Cayman Islands, the Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn, St Helena, the Sovereign Base Areas - Speech Link

5. Paradise Papers
14/12/2017 - Lords Chamber

1: including the Cayman Islands, Bermuda and Gibraltar. Montserrat and Anguilla will have registers by April of - Speech Link

6. Oral Answers to Questions
22/02/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: What support her Department is providing to Montserrat to help that country become self-sufficient. - Speech Link
2: continuing to provide significant support to Montserrat, including budgetary support and work that we - Speech Link
3: Will the Minister meet the all-party group on Montserrat to discuss some of his suggestions so that the - Speech Link

7. Overseas Territories Joint Ministerial Council
15/12/2015 - Written Statements

1: Cayman Islands, the Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Montserrat, Pitcairn, St Helena, Tristan da Cunha and the - Speech Link

8. Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Bill [ Lords ] (Fifth sitting)
06/03/2018 - Public Bill Committees

1: South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Montserrat, Pitcairn, Saint Helena and Dependencies, British - Speech Link
2: Islands;(d) the Cayman Islands;(e) Montserrat; and(f) the Turks and Caicos Islands,to - Speech Link
3: legislation is in place for Montserrat, but no register has been set up. Mind you, Montserrat does not have any - Speech Link
4: include tourism and the geothermal resources in Montserrat. There are a number of ways in which we could - Speech Link

9. State Pensions: UK Expatriates
20/04/2017 - Commons Chamber

1: The UK representative of the Government of Montserrat, Janice Panton, wrote to me to say:“A - Speech Link
2: Australia, New Zealand, the Indian subcontinent, Montserrat and other countries? Surely now, in the light - Speech Link
3: hon. Friend the Member for North Thanet, from Montserrat, the Falkland Islands and elsewhere. They were - Speech Link

10. Companies: Overseas Territories Registration
20/04/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: UK law enforcement authorities? Gibraltar and Montserrat are opening up their registers to the rest of - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Montserrat
1. Montserrat: Health Services
asked by: Kate Osamor
23/05/2018
... what steps her Department is taking to help improve healthcare facilities in Montserrat.

2. Montserrat: Legislatures
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
23/07/2019
... whether the Government plans to provide financial support to Montserrat for the building of a new Parliament building.

3. Montserrat: Overseas Aid
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
11/02/2019
... whether she has plans to provide financial assistance for a new parliament in the British Overseas Territory of Montserrat.

4. Montserrat: Coronavirus
asked by: John Spellar
08/06/2020
... what steps the Government is taking to support the Government of Montserrat on maintaining access to education during the covid-19 pandemic.

5. Montserrat: Airports and Ports
asked by: Scott Benton
04/03/2020
... what steps she is taking to support the development of (a) an airport and (b) port infrastructure in Montserrat to assist that country's economic growth.

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12 Current APPG Officers
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Vice Chair
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Jones of Cheltenham Portrait
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Andrew Bowie Portrait
Andrew Bowie
Vice Chair
Conservative - West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Northbrook Portrait
Lord Northbrook
Vice Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
Sheryll Murray Portrait
Sheryll Murray
Secretary
Conservative - South East Cornwall
Joined: 30th July 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Rosindell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8475.

Email: andrew.rosindell.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Montserrat APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Montserrat APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Dodds of Duncairn Portrait
Lord Dodds of Duncairn
Vice Chair
Democratic Unionist Party - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Stephen Hepburn Portrait
Stephen Hepburn
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Jarrow
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Graham Brady Portrait
Graham Brady
Vice Chair
Conservative - Altrincham and Sale West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 20th December 2017
Lord Dodds of Duncairn Portrait
Lord Dodds of Duncairn
Vice Chair
Democratic Unionist Party - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships