Night Time Economy APPG

First Registered: 27/01/2021 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To recognise the cultural and economic importance of nightlife to the UK. To provide a cross-party voice for nightlife businesses, supply chains and patrons. To support parliamentarians’ understanding of how the sector operates. To identify solutions to challenges facing the sector and how nightlife can support the UK’s economic recovery from Covid-19.

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Recent Documents related to Night Time Economy

1. Removing all restrictions on opening and closing times for licenced premises
15/02/2021 - Petitions

Found: licensing hours restrictions for hospitality & night time economy & pubs upto a 12 months period after Covid19

2. Alcohol licensing: the late night levy
22/03/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: March 2019 The late night levy By John Woodhouse Contents: 1. What is the late night levy? 2. Reforming

3. Permit Government extend Licensing Act 2003 Earlier Open & Late Closing Times
11/01/2021 - Petitions

Found: extend licensing hours for hospitality & night time economy & pubs upto a 12 months period after Covid19

4. NIGHT TIME INDUSTRIES
07/06/2016 - Early Day Motions

Found: economic, social and cultural importance of the UK's night time industries, which include bars, pubs, nightclubs

5. Licensing Act 2003 at End of Pandemic Allowed open earlier & remain open late?
02/01/2021 - Petitions

Found: 8months+ on hospitality & licenced premises pub/night time economy premises can open earlier & close late or

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Night Time Economy

1. Covid-19: Night-time Economy
26/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: working in, and (2) jobs related to, the night-time economy; and what steps they are taking to address - Speech Link
2: all of which play a significant role in the night-time economy. Over the course of the pandemic, the Government - Speech Link
3: that he recognises the contribution that the night-time economy makes, in billions of pounds of revenue—in - Speech Link

2. Licensing in Durham
15/05/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: and at the time, there were good reasons for introducing that legislation. A reduction in time-limited binge - Speech Link
2: aware that the night-time economy is real, valuable and important for the UK economy, although it is - Speech Link

3. Live Events and Weddings: Covid-19 Support
09/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: will allow weddings to take place normally some time soon—we have had some good news today—but we must - Speech Link

4. Oral Answers to Questions
16/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: then the Government’s catastrophic defeat last night, will the Secretary of State urge his Government - Speech Link
2: nationals have played an enormous part in the Scottish economy and more widely in civic society. I want to give - Speech Link
3: put people off coming to Scotland. I read last night that Boy George was going to be moving to Scotland - Speech Link

5. No Confidence in Her Majesty’s Government
16/01/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: confidence in Her Majesty’s Government.Last night, the Government were defeated by 230 votes —the - Speech Link
2: history”into a national embarrassment. In that time, we have seen the Prime Minister’s demands quickly - Speech Link
3: Government experiences a defeat like last night’s, it is time to resign and allow the people to elect a new Parliament - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Night Time Economy
1. Night-time Economy
asked by: Dan Jarvis
03/09/2020
... what steps his Department is taking to provide sector-specific support for the financial recovery of night clubs and the UK night time entertainment services sector after the covid-19 outbreak.

2. 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.

3. Night-time Economy: Coronavirus
asked by: Stuart Anderson
03/09/2020
... what financial support his Department is providing (a) nightclubs and (b) other business operating in the night time economy that have paused trading for a prolonged period of time as a result of the covid-19 outbreak.

4. Night-time Economy: Coronavirus
asked by: Catherine West
14/07/2020
... what financial support he is offering the night time economy.

5. Night-time Economy: Coronavirus
asked by: Stuart Anderson
02/02/2021
... if he will take steps to roll out lateral flow testing to support the safe re-opening of venues in the night-time economy.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Jeff Smith Portrait
Jeff Smith
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Manchester, Withington
Joined: 27th January 2021
Daisy Cooper Portrait
Daisy Cooper
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - St Albans
Joined: 27th January 2021
4 APPG Memberships
Beer , Chalk Streams , Climate Change , Legal Aid
Fabian Hamilton Portrait
Fabian Hamilton
Vice Chair
Labour - Leeds North East
Joined: 27th January 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jeff Smith MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5878.

Email: jeff.smith.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Michael Kill, Night Time Industries Association, 303 Ballards Way, London N12 8NP . Tel: 07940 128 095

Email: appg@ntia.co.uk

Secretariat:

Night Time Industries Association acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.ntia.co.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
9 Dec 2020
Source
Night Time Industries Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 09/12/2020 To : 08/12/2021
Value
£7,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Night Time Economy APPG