Obesity APPG

First Registered: 03/02/2016 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To call on the government to prioritise and drive increased investment and resource into both the prevention and treatment of obesity.

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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8 Current APPG Officers
Lord Bethell Portrait
Lord Bethell
Co-Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 15th June 2022
3 APPG Memberships
Health , Healthcare Infrastructure , Swimming
James Davies Portrait
James Davies
Vice Chair
Conservative - Vale of Clwyd
Joined: 24th February 2020
Baroness Walmsley Portrait
Baroness Walmsley
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 6th June 2018
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington Portrait
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mary Glindon MP, Swans Centre for Innovation, Station Rd, Wallsend, NE28 6HJ. Tel: 0191 234 2493.

Public Enquiry Point:

Tom Doughty, Healthcomms Consulting, 17 Swan Court, 9 Tanner Street, London SE1 3LE. Tel: 020 7735 6963

Email: tom.doughty@healthcommsconsulting.co.uk

Secretariat:

Healthcomms Consulting acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.healthcommsconsulting.co.uk/

Group's Website:

https://obesityappg.com/

Date
14 Jan 2022
Source
Healthcomms Consulting
Description
Healthcomms Consulting is paid by Novo Nordisk, Medtronic Ltd, and Johnson & Johnson to act as the group's secretariat   From : 14/01/2022 To : 13/01/2023
Value
£49,501
Date
14 Jan 2021
Source
Healthcomms Consulting
Description
Healthcomms Consulting is paid by Novo Nordisk, Medtronic Ltd, and Johnson & Johnson to act as the group's secretariat   From : 14/01/2021 To : 13/01/2022
Value
£82,501
Date
14 Jan 2021
Source
Healthcomms Consulting
Description
Healthcomms Consulting is paid by Novo Nordisk, Medtronic Ltd, and Johnson & Johnson to act as the group's secretariat   From : 14/01/2021 To : 13/01/2022
Value
£42,001
Date
14 Jan 2020
Source
PB Consulting
Description
PB Consulting is paid by Novo Nordisk, Medtronic Ltd, and Johnson & Johnson to act as the group's secretariat   From : 14/01/2020 To : 13/01/2021
Value
£70,501
Date
14 Jan 2020
Source
Healthcomms Consulting
Description
Healthcomms Consulting is paid by Novo Nordisk, Medtronic Ltd, and Johnson & Johnson to act as the group's secretariat   From : 14/01/2020 To : 13/01/2021
Value
£70,501
Date
18 Jul 2017
Source
PB Consulting
Description
PB Consulting is paid by grants from Novo Nordisk, Medtronic Ltd and Johnson & Johnson to act as the group's secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 17/07/2018
Value
£66,001
Date
18 Jul 2017
Source
PB Consulting
Description
PB Consulting is paid by grants from Novo Nordisk and Medtronic Ltd to act as the group's secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 17/07/2018
Value
£25,501
Date
20 Feb 2017
Source
The Whitehouse Consultancy
Description
Secretariat   From : 20/02/2017 To : 20/02/2018
Value
£10,501
Date
4 Jan 2016
Source
The Whitehouse Consultancy
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£13,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Obesity APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe Portrait
Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 4th May 2022
Eleanor Smith Portrait
Eleanor Smith
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Wolverhampton South West
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Warner Portrait
Lord Warner
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Pat McFadden Portrait
Pat McFadden
Vice Chair
Labour - Wolverhampton South East
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 8th May 2019
Maggie Throup Portrait
Maggie Throup
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Erewash
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 31st January 2018
No other APPG Memberships
John McNally Portrait
John McNally
Vice-Chair
Scottish National Party - Falkirk
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 31st January 2018
Emma Reynolds Portrait
Emma Reynolds
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Wolverhampton North East
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
None Portrait
John Mc Nally
Vice Chair
Joined: 3rd February 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017