Rowing APPG

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

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To support the sport of rowing.

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Recent Documents related to Rowing

1. Fulham Reach Boat Club - written evidence
15/01/2019 - Inquiry: The Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: the potential of young people through rowing. We believe that rowing provides a unique experience to help

2. GCSE physical education
10/09/2019 - Department for Education
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Found: be assessed with camogie Lacrosse Netball Rowing Cannot be assessed with sculling, canoeing or

3. Burway Rowing Club Head 2020: river restriction notice
06/12/2019 - Environment Agency
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Found: Burway Rowing Club Head 2020: river restriction notice - GOV.UK

4. Man overboard from ocean rowing boat Toby Wallace with loss of 1 life
01/02/2017 - Marine Accident Investigation Branch
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Found: Man overboard from ocean rowing boat Toby Wallace with loss of 1 life - GOV.UK

5. MAIB investigation report 2-2017: Toby Wallace
01/02/2017 - Marine Accident Investigation Branch
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Found: investigation of the fatal man overboard from the ocean rowing boat Toby Wallace North Atlantic Ocean 14 February

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Recent Speeches related to Rowing

1. Cornish Wrestling
12/06/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: have seen a huge resurgence in the sport of gig rowing. We are proud in Cornwall to be home to those historical - Speech Link

2. Sport: Women in Rowing
05/03/2015 - Grand Committee

1: afterwards.The times of patronising women’s rowing have long gone. It is a sport that has earned the - Speech Link

3. Rivers: Discharges
13/01/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: wildlife, looking out for the seals and rowing on the river, from the rowing clubs that have grown up alongside - Speech Link

4. UK Sport: Elite Sport Funding
18/01/2018 - Grand Committee

1: in the United Kingdom’s premier Olympic sport of rowing, not so much at grass roots as more semi-submerged - Speech Link

5. Hammersmith Bridge
14/04/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: going under the bridge. I teamed up with local rowing organisations and hundreds of constituents to protest - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Rowing
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10 Current APPG Officers
Karl McCartney Portrait
Karl McCartney
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Lincoln
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lord Thomas of Gresford Portrait
Lord Thomas of Gresford
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 3rd June 2016
1 APPG Membership
Rugby Union Football Club
Rebecca Pow Portrait
Rebecca Pow
Vice Chair
Conservative - Taunton Deane
Joined: 23rd December 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 3rd June 2016
69 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Ageing and Older People , Arts and Heritage , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Citizens Rights , Commonwealth , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Governance and Inclusive Leadership , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Insurance and Financial Services , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , Longevity , Media , Music , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Park Homes , Period Equality , Photography , Race and Community , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Retail Crime , Road Freight and Logistics , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Single Parent Families , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , Social Science and Policy , Social Work , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Votes at 16 , Western Rail Link to Heathrow , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs
Edward Leigh Portrait
Edward Leigh
Vice Chair
Conservative - Gainsborough
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Karl McCartney MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: karl.mccartney.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Mark Ramsdale, Three Lines Sport, c/o Karl McCarney MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Email: secretary@parliamentaryrowing.org

Benefits in Kind
Date
4 Feb 2020
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/02/2020 To : 03/02/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
4 Feb 2020
Source
MR Sport
Description
MR Sport is paid by RowUK to act as the group's secretariat.   From : 04/02/2020 To : 03/02/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
11 Jul 2018
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2018 To : 10/07/2019
Value
£6,001
Date
11 Jul 2017
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/07/2017 To : 10/07/2018
Value
£19,501
Date
25 Nov 2016
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 25/11/2016 To : 24/11/2017
Value
£16,501
Date
25 Nov 2015
Source
MR Group
Description
Secretariat   From : 25/11/2015 To : 24/11/2016
Value
£15,001
Financial Benefits Received
Date
1 May 2018
Source
British Rowing
Value
£6,000
Date
29 Mar 2018
Source
Isobel Pollock Hulf
Value
£2,500
Date
8 Sep 2016
Source
International Sports Promotion Society
Value
£33,000
Former APPG Officers
Matthew Offord Portrait
Matthew Offord
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Hendon
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Paddick Portrait
Lord Paddick
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 2nd May 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
John Stevenson Portrait
John Stevenson
Officer
Conservative - Carlisle
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 28th April 2016