Publishing APPG

First Registered: 23/12/2015 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

Note: This APPG was last registered on 4th May 2022. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of the 15th June 2022 and may be defunct.

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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Reticulating Splines
Former APPG Members
Lord Gilbert of Panteg Portrait
Lord Gilbert of Panteg
Officer
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Departed: 4th May 2022
David Jones Portrait
David Jones
Officer
Conservative - Clwyd West
Joined: 21st April 2021
Departed: 4th May 2022
John Hayes Portrait
John Hayes
Officer
Conservative - South Holland and The Deepings
Joined: 21st April 2021
Departed: 4th May 2022
Giles Watling Portrait
Giles Watling
Officer
Conservative - Clacton
Joined: 21st April 2021
Departed: 4th May 2022
Baroness Rebuck Portrait
Baroness Rebuck
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 4th May 2022
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury Portrait
Baroness Bonham-Carter of Yarnbury
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 4th May 2022
Lord Foster of Bath Portrait
Lord Foster of Bath
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 20th May 2020
Departed: 4th May 2022
David Amess Portrait
David Amess
Officer
Conservative - Former Member for Southend West
Joined: 21st April 2021
Departed: 6th October 2021
No other APPG Memberships
John Whittingdale Portrait
John Whittingdale
Vice Chair
Conservative - Maldon
Joined: 20th May 2020
Departed: 10th March 2021
Alex Chalk Portrait
Alex Chalk
Vice Chair
Conservative - Cheltenham
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 27th March 2019
No other APPG Memberships
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
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/

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