Rugby Union Football Club APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To play and promote the sport of rugby union within Parliament, between national parliaments, within the community and for charitable purposes.

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 Rugby Union Football Club

28/01/2019 - Early Day Motions

Found: the proud history of Keighley Cougars Rugby League Football Club founded in 1876 featuring a Challenge

2. BA14 6JB, Trowbridge Rugby Football Club (1931): environmental permit application advertisement- EPR/LB3296NS/A001
05/11/2019 - Environment Agency (EA)
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Found: BA14 6JB, Trowbridge Rugby Football Club (1931): environmental permit application

3. Common Good Fund awards to Musselburgh Rugby Football Club and Musselburgh Athletic Football Club
01/09/2020 - Early Day Motions

Found: awards to Musselburgh Rugby Football Club and Musselburgh Athletic Football Club; notes that the the funding

4. Safety of Sports Grounds (Designation) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2020
21/04/2020 - Secondary Legislation

Found: entry for Griffin Park, occupied by Brentford Football Club, insert— “Brentford Community Stadium, Lionel

5. Safety of Sports Grounds (Designation) (Amendment) Order 2019
11/07/2019 - Secondary Legislation

Found: Cricket Club, insert— “Meadow Lane Stadium, Meadow Lane, Nottingham, NG2 4HJNotts County Football Club”;(b)after

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Rugby Union Football Club

1. Sport Sector: Financial Support
19/11/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: announced a £16 million emergency bail-out for rugby league to prevent the sport’s collapse, and the - Speech Link
2: rely on swimming, their football team, their rugby game, their running club or their round of golf for - Speech Link
3: netball, as well as women’s basketball and women’s football, in the package.Governance is not necessarily - Speech Link

2. Professional and Amateur Sport: Government Support
30/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: this year the Government stepped in to protect rugby league from the imminent threat of collapse. Both - Speech Link
2: details on plans to return fans to stadiums for football and other sports?While we are talking about - Speech Link

3. Sport in the UK
04/02/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: redeveloped an entire rugby ground, including new facilities for a sports club. This has brought about - Speech Link
2: spoke about many issues with them, such as how the Football Foundation is doing and how that £100 million - Speech Link
3: constituency does fantastic work in using the power of football to inspire young people. Unfortunately, the Premier - Speech Link

4. English Football
08/05/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: The timing is quite incredible because the football club I support, Bolton Wanderers—my noble friend - Speech Link

5. Women’s Rugby: Government Support
13/10/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: spend his 50th birthday than talking about women’s rugby with us. I wish him many happy returns.Madam - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Rugby Union Football Club
1. Celtic Football Club
asked by: Andy Slaughter
... last visited Celtic Football Club to view the railed seating trial; and what issues were discussed during that visit.

2. Celtic Football Club
asked by: Anna Turley
... whether he has plans to visit Celtic Park football stadium to make an assessment of the merits of their rail seating installation.

3. Newcastle United Football Club
asked by: Karl McCartney
... what meetings he has had on the proposed purchase of Newcastle United Football Club by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund; what the outcome was of those meetings; and if he will make a statement.

4. Newcastle United Football Club
asked by: Justin Madders
... whether he is taking steps to investigate the Saudi Government’s purchase of Newcastle United Football Club.

5. Liverpool Football Club: Coronavirus
asked by: Lord Alton of Liverpool
... what scientific advice was sought from Public Health England before the football match between Liverpool and Atlético Madrid on 11 March was permitted to take place; what assessment was made of permitting people to come together for a public event during a period in which Spain had placed its population in partial lockdown; who gave the advice on behalf of Public Health England; and which Ministers were involved in assessing that advice.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Craig Williams Portrait
Craig Williams
Conservative - Montgomeryshire
Joined: 29th September 2015
Stephen Crabb Portrait
Stephen Crabb
Vice Chair
Conservative - Preseli Pembrokeshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Sam Tarry Portrait
Sam Tarry
Vice Chair
Labour - Ilford South
Joined: 20th May 2020
Lord Thomas of Gresford Portrait
Lord Thomas of Gresford
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
2 APPG Memberships
Rowing , Rugby League
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mark Pawsey MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7136.


No benefits in kind are on record for the Rugby Union Football Club APPG

Financial Benefits Received
25 Jun 2019
Honeybourne Facilities Group Limited
13 May 2019
Cipros International
13 May 2019
Swann Group
27 Apr 2018
Darwin Group
Former APPG Officers
Paul Farrelly Portrait
Paul Farrelly
Vice-Chair & Treasurer
Labour - Former Member for Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
James Heappey Portrait
James Heappey
Conservative - Wells
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Glyn Davies Portrait
Glyn Davies
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Montgomeryshire
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships