Publishing APPG

First Registered: 23/12/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To promote the value of high quality publishing to UK society, culture and the economy. To foster a better understanding among parliamentarians about publishers, booksellers and associated fields, all of whom contribute to a world-leading publishing sector.

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 Publishing

1. DCMS Sectors Economic Estimates 2019: Business Demographics data tables
14/10/2021 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: activities YES 5811 Book publishing YES YES YES 5812 Publishing of directories and mailing lists

2. ESFA investigation publishing policy
05/11/2019 - Education and Skills Funding Agency
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Found: ESFA investigation publishing policy - GOV.UK

3. HMPPS Annual Digest, April 2020 to March 2021
29/07/2021 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: %20Report/Annual%20Report%202012-13/Addendum/Publishing/201112%20Addendum%20Spreadsheet%20ML%20with%20targ

4. HMPPS Annual Digest, April 2020 to March 2021
29/07/2021 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: %20Report/Annual%20Report%202012-13/Addendum/Publishing/201112%20Addendum%20Spreadsheet%20ML%20with%20targ

5. DCMS Sectors Economic Estimates: Monthly GVA (to June 2021)
19/08/2021 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: activities YES YES 5811 Book publishing YES YES YES 5812 Publishing of directories and mailing lists

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Recent Speeches related to Publishing

1. Government Transparency and Accountability
15/12/2020 - Written Statements

1: this year by central Government Departments in publishing core transparency data. Such online transparency - Speech Link

2. Finance Bill 2021-22: Draft Legislation and Tax Documents
20/07/2021 - Written Statements

1: tax policy-making framework, the Government are publishing draft legislation to be included in Finance Bill - Speech Link

3. Future Nuclear Deterrent
17/12/2020 - Written Statements

1: have committed to publishing an annual report on the programme. I am today publishing the ninth report - Speech Link

4. Transport Decarbonisation
14/07/2021 - Written Statements

1: out dates and help achieve them, we are also publishing a 2035 Delivery Plan today. This plan brings - Speech Link

5. Fisheries Bill [ Lords ] (Fourth sitting)
10/09/2020 - Public Bill Committees

1: boat, the relevant regulatory authority) and publishing them on the web.Amendment 31, in schedule - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Publishing
1. Publishing
asked by: Lord Jones of Cheltenham
07/01/2019
... in the case of (a) a negotiated Brexit deal and (b) no deal.

2. Research: Publishing
asked by: Sarah Olney
09/11/2020
... whether his Department plans to publish its assessment of the wider social and economic implications of UKRI’s proposed Open Access policy.

3. Research: Publishing
asked by: Sarah Olney
09/11/2020
... what process his Department is following in order to independently assess the wider social and economic implications of UKRI’s proposed Open Access policy.

4. Research: Publishing
asked by: Sarah Olney
09/11/2020
... what plans his Department has to implement cOAlition S’s Rights Retention Strategy in relation to UKRI's new Open Access policy.

5. Research: Publishing
asked by: Daniel Zeichner
15/06/2020
... whether his Department plans to make an assessment of the potential financial effect on the higher education institutions of UK Research and Innovation's review of its Open Access policy.

Latest Questions
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12 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Rebuck Portrait
Baroness Rebuck
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury Portrait
Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Lord Foster of Bath Portrait
Lord Foster of Bath
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 20th May 2020
3 APPG Memberships
Gambling Related Harm , Media , Taiwan
David Jones Portrait
David Jones
Officer
Conservative - Clwyd West
Joined: 21st April 2021
Brendan Clarke-Smith Portrait
Brendan Clarke-Smith
Officer
Conservative - Bassetlaw
Joined: 21st April 2021
John Hayes Portrait
John Hayes
Officer
Conservative - South Holland and The Deepings
Joined: 21st April 2021
Giles Watling Portrait
Giles Watling
Officer
Conservative - Clacton
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Lewer MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3870.

Email: andrew.lewer.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Amy Price, The Publishers Association, 50 Southwark Street, London SE1 1UN. Tel: 07799 068 459

Email: aprice@publishers.org.uk

Group's Website:

https://allpartypublishinggroup.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
4 Dec 2017
Source
The Publishers Association
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/12/2017 To : 03/12/2018
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Publishing APPG

Former APPG Officers
John Whittingdale Portrait
John Whittingdale
Vice Chair
Conservative - Maldon
Joined: 20th May 2020
Departed: 10th March 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Dark Skies , Nuclear Energy
Alex Chalk Portrait
Alex Chalk
Vice Chair
Conservative - Cheltenham
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 27th March 2019
Iain Wright Portrait
Iain Wright
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Hartlepool
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Ben Howlett Portrait
Ben Howlett
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Bath
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships