Religion in the Media APPG

First Registered: 21/07/2016 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To improve religious literacy in media and politics and to provide a platform where the regulatory, commercial and cultural factors which influence depictions of faith can be discussed.

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17 Current APPG Officers
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Peter Bottomley
Co-Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 23rd October 2019
72 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Afrikan Reparations , Ageing and Older People , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Citizens' Rights , Commonwealth , Community Development in Europe , Croatia , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Dentistry and Oral Health , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Ethnic Minority Business Owners , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Frozen British Pensions , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , London's Planning and Built Environment , Longevity , Manufacturing , Maternity , Media , Metaverse and Web 3.0 , Music , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development , Park Homes , Performing Arts Education and Training , Photography , Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 , Race and Community , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , South Africa , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs , Zimbabwe
Baroness Butler-Sloss Portrait
Baroness Butler-Sloss
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
Baroness Hussein-Ece Portrait
Baroness Hussein-Ece
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lord Parekh Portrait
Lord Parekh
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Harries of Pentregarth Portrait
Lord Harries of Pentregarth
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
3 APPG Memberships
Dalits , Georgia , West Papua
Naz Shah Portrait
Naz Shah
Vice Chair
Labour - Bradford West
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Charlotte Nichols Portrait
Charlotte Nichols
Vice Chair
Labour - Warrington North
Joined: 20th May 2020
Gary Streeter Portrait
Gary Streeter
Vice Chair
Conservative - South West Devon
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 4th November 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Yasmin Qureshi MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7019.

Email: yasmin.qureshi.mp@parliament.uk

Group's Website:

https://www.appgreligioninmedia.uk/

No benefits in kind are on record for the Religion in the Media APPG

Date
16 Apr 2021
Source
Penny Appeal
Value
£12,000
Date
24 Aug 2020
Source
Safera Foundation
Value
£12,000
Date
22 Apr 2020
Source
Penny Appeal
Value
£12,000
Former APPG Officers