Polo APPG

First Registered: 08/11/2017 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To support and promote the sport of polo in the UK.

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Recent Documents related to Polo

1. MP_Financial_Information object (15199)
23/08/2021 - MP Financial Interests

Found: sources Name of donor: Cowdray Park Polo Club
Address of donor: The Polo Office, Cowdray Park, Midhurst

2. UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS SAINTS WATER POLO TEAM WINS BUCS CHAMPIONSHIPS
29/03/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: University of St Andrews women's water polo team, Saints Water Polo, on their success in winning the British

3. Guards Polo Club Holdings Limited NPS/NA/000628: application made to abstract water
01/07/2020 - Environment Agency
- View source

Found: Notice Guards Polo Club Holdings Limited NPS/NA/000628: application made to abstract

4. MP_Financial_Information object (15201)
23/08/2021 - MP Financial Interests

Found: sources Name of donor: Cowdray Park Polo Club
Address of donor: The Polo Office, Cowdray Park, Midhurst

5. make senior school uniform simple and cheaper for families
06/09/2020 - Petitions

Found: expensive blazer, to standard school coloures jumper and polo tops, make shoes standard black shoes that all families

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Recent Speeches related to Polo

1. Trade Bill
30/01/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: tripartite agreement. I am not sure how this applies to polo ponies. As your Lordships will know, I take a great - Speech Link
2: Baroness, Lady Hooper, who spoke particularly about polo, and the noble Baroness, Lady McIntosh. I also thank - Speech Link

2. Education (Guidance about Costs of School Uniforms) Bill
19/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: as it was then: dark trousers or skirt and white polo shirt with printed motif, and a scarlet-red sweatshirt - Speech Link
2: sensible uniform policy: grey trousers or skirt, a polo shirt and sweatshirt, all in the school colours - Speech Link

3. His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh
12/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: dexterity and, in the late 1940s, he began an active polo career. He quickly became a remarkable player, twice - Speech Link
2: we should of course acknowledge his mastery of polo and carriage driving, at which he excelled as a - Speech Link
3: the years, his love for polo and his delight on receiving three pedigree polo ponies from the Government - Speech Link

4. Schools: Foreign Languages
26/01/2015 - Lords Chamber

5. Wild Animals in Circuses (No. 2) Bill
03/07/2019 - Grand Committee

1: the UK and yet are still offered for camel rides, polo-playing, trekking and racing in the UK—and not by - Speech Link

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7 Current APPG Officers
Mark Garnier Portrait
Mark Garnier
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Wyre Forest
Joined: 21st November 2018
James Gray Portrait
James Gray
Vice Chair
Conservative - North Wiltshire
Joined: 8th November 2017
Nusrat Ghani Portrait
Nusrat Ghani
Vice Chair
Conservative - Wealden
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lord Astor of Hever Portrait
Lord Astor of Hever
Vice Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 24th February 2020
6 APPG Memberships
Bahrain , Kuwait , Laos , Saudi Arabia , Thailand , War Heritage
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mark Garnier MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7198.

Email: mark.garnier.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Siobhan Barney, One Hundred Knightsbridge, 25 Whellock Road, Chiswick, London W4 1DY. Tel: 07711 184 224

Email: siobhan@onehundredknightsbridge.com

No benefits in kind are on record for the Polo APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Polo APPG

Former APPG Officers
John Whittingdale Portrait
John Whittingdale
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Maldon
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 24th February 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Dark Skies , Nuclear Energy
Gillian Keegan Portrait
Gillian Keegan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chichester
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Nicholas Soames Portrait
Nicholas Soames
Officer
Conservative - Former Member for Mid Sussex
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown Portrait
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown
Officer
Conservative - The Cotswolds
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Benyon Portrait
Lord Benyon
Officer
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Environment , Woods and Trees
Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park Portrait
Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park
Officer
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Adam Afriyie Portrait
Adam Afriyie
Officer
Conservative - Windsor
Joined: 8th November 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018