Pro-Life APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 02/06/2021

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To provide a forum for discussion of pro-life issues including abortion, euthanasia and research upon the human embryo.

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 Pro-Life

1. Chief Medical Officer’s annual report 2020: health trends and variation in England
18/12/2020 - Department of Health and Social Care
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Found: age, and ethnicity. Chapter 1 covers changes to life expectancy and other demographic changes relating

2. Offending behaviour programmes and interventions
09/02/2021 - Her Majesty’s Prison and Probation Service (HMPPS)
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Found: skills to strengthen pro - social identity and plan for an offence - f ree life. Breaking Free:

3. Offending behaviour programmes and interventions
01/03/2019 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: skills to strengthen pro -social identity and plan for an offence -free life. Breaking Free: Health

4. CACHE - written evidence
27/06/2018 - Inquiry: Life chances - Education Committee
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Found: education in early years to ensure that we maximise life chances and enhance social mobility.  More information

5. Memorandum for the Committee of Public Accounts: Equitable Life Payment Scheme
06/05/2021 - National Audit Office

Found: Equitable Life Payment Scheme Background and Scope 1 In 2010, HM Treasury set up the Equitable Life Payment

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Pro-Life

1. Demonstrations (Abortion Clinics)
24/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: into the clinic unimpeded by anti-abortion or even pro-choice campaigners after having probably made the - Speech Link
2: the area have a detrimental effect on quality of life—a hugely subjective test, especially when applied - Speech Link

2. Family Planning Clinics: Public Order Legislation
07/11/2017 - Westminster Hall

1: it has become simply impassable because of the pro-life protesters outside the gates of the clinic, who - Speech Link
2: to protesting outside the offices of MPs who are pro-choice, bringing very distressing images and handing - Speech Link
3: the leaflets that have been distributed by the pro-life lobby, which includes groups such as Abort67, - Speech Link

3. Oral Answers to Questions
23/05/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: contribution —not just to our sporting life, but to our broader community life. It is important that young people - Speech Link
2: into contact with GambleAware, 70% come through a life-changing experience and get on to a better future - Speech Link
3: and we seek to do it so that a contribution to the life of this country will continue to be made by both - Speech Link

4. Human Rights in Hong Kong
09/06/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: Hong Kong will remain unchanged, and so will the life-style. Rights and freedoms, including those of the - Speech Link
2: reports of another onslaught—the mass reporting by pro-Israeli groups of Palestinian posts from Gaza. This - Speech Link
3: servants and the rest of the leaders of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement; introduced national security - Speech Link

5. Hong Kong: Pro-Democracy Campaigners
19/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: reports that pro-democracy campaigners have been sentenced in Hong Kong for participating in pro-democracy - Speech Link
2: Hong Kong authorities’ decision to target leading pro-democracy figures for prosecution is unacceptable - Speech Link
3: mainstream, internationally respected and senior pro-democracy campaigners, is it not time to impose Magnitsky - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Pro-Life
1. LIFE
asked by: Diana Johnson
16/11/2017
... what progress has been made on looking into the decision to award the Life charity with money from the tampon tax fund.

2. LIFE
asked by: Diana Johnson
02/11/2017
... whether the decision to award the Life charity monies from the Tampon Tax Fund was made (a) before or (b) after the grant agreement with that charity was signed.

3. Life Imprisonment
asked by: Philip Davies
27/02/2020
... how many offenders sentenced to life in the last five years had received one or more previous life sentences on a separate sentencing occasion.

4. Life Imprisonment
asked by: Philip Davies
17/02/2020
... if he will bring forward legislative proposals to ensure that prisoners released on parole from life sentences are ineligible for parole again in the event that they re-offend.

5. Life Imprisonment
asked by: Gavin Robinson
10/02/2020
... what estimate he has made of the number of life prisoners licences revoked under Section 9 of the Life Sentences (NI) Order 2001 in each year since 2001.

Latest Questions
9 Current APPG Officers
Carla Lockhart Portrait
Carla Lockhart
Chair & Registered Contact
Democratic Unionist Party - Upper Bann
Joined: 10th March 2021
Edward Leigh Portrait
Edward Leigh
Vice Chair
Conservative - Gainsborough
Joined: 30th July 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Carla Lockhart MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: carla.lockhart.mp@parliament.uk

Secretariat:

Right to Life UK acts as the group's secretariat. https://righttolife.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
21 Jan 2021
Source
Right to Life UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 21/01/2021 To : 20/01/2022
Value
£9,001
Date
21 Jan 2020
Source
Right to Life UK
Description
Secretariat   From : 21/01/2020 To : 20/01/2021
Value
£9,001
Date
12 Sep 2019
Source
Right to Life Charitable Trust
Description
Research services   From : 12/09/2019 To : 11/09/2020
Value
£9,001
Date
12 Sep 2018
Source
Right to Life Charitable Trust
Description
Research services   From : 12/09/2018 To : 11/09/2019
Value
£9,001
Date
12 Sep 2017
Source
Right to Life Charitable Trust
Description
Research services   From : 12/09/2017 To : 11/09/2018
Value
£9,001
Date
1 Jan 2017
Source
Right to Life Charitable Trust
Description
Research services   From : 01/01/2017 To : 31/12/2017
Value
£9,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Pro-Life APPG

Former APPG Officers
Maria Caulfield Portrait
Maria Caulfield
Vice Chair
Conservative - Lewes
Joined: 12th October 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Jeremy Lefroy Portrait
Jeremy Lefroy
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Stafford
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Vice Chair
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st November 2018
John Pugh Portrait
John Pugh
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Southport
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Robert Flello Portrait
Robert Flello
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent South
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
None Portrait
Ms Margaret Ritchie
Secretary
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017