Parkinson's APPG

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

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The group aims to keep Parkinson's on the political agenda to ensure government initiatives and policies meet the needs of people with the condition and their families and carers.

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 Parkinson's

1. PARKINSON'S UK LANARKSHIRE AND GLASGOW SOUTH BRANCH 15TH ANNIVERSARY
25/09/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House congratulates Parkinson's UK Lanarkshire and Glasgow South Branch on reaching its 15th

2. Name Withheld
06/12/2017 - Inquiry: PIP and ESA Assessments - Work and Pensions Committee
- View source

Found: situation.I was diagnosed as suffering from Parkinson's Disease in 2000 at the age of 51 (I am now 68)

3. PARKINSON'S AWARENESS WEEK
20/04/2016 - Early Day Motions

Found: That this House notes that Parkinson's awareness week offers the opportunity for the wider community

4. PARKINSON'S DISEASE RESEARCH
12/04/2016 - Early Day Motions

Found: the scientific community to find a cure for Parkinson's disease, including new and experimental efforts

5. Parkinson's
29/09/2015 - APPGs

Found: The group aims to keep Parkinson's on the political agenda to ensure government initiatives and policies

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Parkinson's

1. Health: Neurological Conditions
08/12/2011 - Lords Chamber

2. Health: Parkinson’s Disease
10/01/2011 - Lords Chamber

3. Health: Neurological Conditions
11/10/2010 - Lords Chamber

4. Terrorism Act 2006 (Disapplication of Section 25) Order 2010
19/07/2010 - Lords Chamber

5. Welfare Reform Bill
13/09/2011 - Lords Chamber

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Parkinson's
1. Parkinson's Disease
asked by: Madeleine Moon
13/12/2018
... what steps he is taking to ensure that people with Parkinson’s disease in each region of the UK are offered the full range of available treatments.

2. Parkinson's Disease
asked by: Madeleine Moon
13/12/2018
... what data he holds on the treatments available for people with Parkinson’s disease in each region of the UK.

3. Parkinson's Disease
asked by: Jonathan Ashworth
10/05/2018
... how much funding has been allocated from the public purse for research into Parkinson's disease in each of the last five years.

4. Parkinson's Disease
asked by: Jonathan Ashworth
10/05/2018
... what steps he is taking to improve the (a) detection and (b) treatment of Parkinson's disease.

5. Parkinson's Disease
asked by: Madeleine Moon
20/04/2018
... in each of the last three years.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Gale Portrait
Baroness Gale
Co-Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

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

Public Enquiry Point:

Laura Cockram, Parkinson's UK, 215 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London SW1 1EJ. Tel: 020 7963 3915

Email: lcockram@parkinsons.org.uk

Secretariat:

Parkinson's UK acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.parkinsons.org.uk/

Group's Website:

https://www.parkinsons.org.uk/get-involved/parkinsons-uk-parliament

Benefits in Kind
Date
4 Feb 2021
Source
Parkinson's UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/02/2021 To : 03/02/2022
Value
£3,001
Date
11 Jul 2019
Source
Parkinson's UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2019 To : 10/07/2020
Value
£1,501
Date
11 Jul 2018
Source
Parkinson's UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2018 To : 10/07/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
11 Jul 2017
Source
Parkinson's UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2017 To : 10/07/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
2 Jan 2015
Source
Parkinson's UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 02/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Parkinson's APPG

Former APPG Officers
Nick Thomas-Symonds Portrait
Nick Thomas-Symonds
Vice Chair
Labour - Torfaen
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 27th January 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Seema Malhotra Portrait
Seema Malhotra
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Feltham and Heston
Joined: 20th May 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
Madeleine Moon Portrait
Madeleine Moon
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Bridgend
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Glyn Davies Portrait
Glyn Davies
Treasurer
Conservative - Former Member for Montgomeryshire
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Howells of St Davids Portrait
Baroness Howells of St Davids
Vice Chair
Labour - Retired on 10 January 2019
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd January 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Graham Stuart Portrait
Graham Stuart
Vice Chair
Conservative - Beverley and Holderness
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
No other APPG Memberships