Photography APPG

First Registered: 13/11/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To promote interest in photography.

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Recent Documents related to Photography

04/09/2018 - Early Day Motions

Found: initiating its Hundred Heroines: Celebrating Women in Photography Today campaign, which is an international campaign

2. Wild birds: apply for a licence to disturb them for photography (A28)
29/03/2021 - Natural England
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Found: birds: apply for a licence to disturb them for photography (A28) Apply for a licence to disturb protected

3. MP_Expenses object (586791)
06/02/2019 - MP Expenses

Found: Photography
J Farber photography

18/04/2018 - Early Day Motions

Found: success at the Scottish Civic Trust's My Place Photography Competition 2018; notes that the competition

5. Famed photography album at risk of leaving the UK
06/02/2018 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: Famed photography album at risk of leaving the UK - GOV.UK

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Photography

1. Digital Images and Consent
25/04/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: operate, we can see that although the use of photography in the press is self-regulatory, the editors’ - Speech Link
2: in the public interest. However, the use of photography will still be subject to regulatory standards - Speech Link
3: voyeurism, which criminalises non-consensual photography and the filming of certain private acts when - Speech Link

2. Sexual Offences Legislation
22/05/2018 - Lords Chamber

3. Tributes
21/12/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: following his accident. Graeme’s passion is photography. He has often been seen around the House taking - Speech Link

4. Museums and Galleries
12/09/2018 - Grand Committee

1: Significant financial investment is required in photography, digitisation processes and technology, and in - Speech Link

5. Contracting Out (Functions relating to the Royal Parks) Order 2016
24/10/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: decision to restrict the use of photography, particularly amateur photography. Of course, probably thousands - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Photography
1. Coronavirus: Photography
asked by: Tom Tugendhat
... whether photographers are permitted to work (a) indoors and (b) outdoors during the November 2020 covid-19 lockdown.

2. Photography: Coronavirus
asked by: Ed Davey
... what estimate he has made of the loss of income to freelance photographers as a result of the covid-19 outbreak.

3. Photography: Coronavirus
asked by: Matthew Pennycook
... whether photography studios must remain closed to members of the public during the current phase of the easing of the covid-19 lockdown restrictions.

4. Photography: Coronavirus
asked by: Emma Hardy
... whether students completing a Photography degree are permitted to complete practical work independently outside of their household during the January 2021 covid-19 lockdown period.

5. Photography: Coronavirus
asked by: Daisy Cooper
... (ii) a single household and (iii) people in a bubble and (c) with businesses (A) inside and (B) outside that are allowed to remain open in a covid-secure way.

Latest Questions
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5 Current APPG Officers
Lord Robertson of Port Ellen Portrait
Lord Robertson of Port Ellen
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 13th November 2015
1 APPG Membership
Lord Crathorne Portrait
Lord Crathorne
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 13th November 2015
2 APPG Memberships
Arts and Heritage , Rural Services
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 13th November 2015
69 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Ageing and Older People , Arts and Heritage , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Citizens Rights , Commonwealth , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Governance and Inclusive Leadership , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Insurance and Financial Services , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , Longevity , Media , Music , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Park Homes , Period Equality , Race and Community , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Retail Crime , Road Freight and Logistics , Rowing , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Single Parent Families , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , Social Science and Policy , Social Work , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Votes at 16 , Western Rail Link to Heathrow , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir David Amess MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3452.


No benefits in kind are on record for the Photography APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Photography APPG

Former APPG Officers
None Portrait
Viscount Simon
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 25th August 2021
Luciana Berger Portrait
Luciana Berger
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Liverpool, Wavertree
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships