Running APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 25/08/2021

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To provide government and related bodies with a better understanding of the running sector and to increase recognition and support for safe, standardised, consistent running and racing.

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 Running

1. List of people banned from running an employment agency or business
27/02/2020 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: Guidance List of people banned from running an employment agency or business Details

2. ORR quality assurance of all lane running motorway data report: National Highways response
07/09/2021 - Highways England
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Found: Guidance ORR quality assurance of all lane running motorway data report: National Highways response

3. Smart Motorway All Lane Running Overarching Safety Report 2019
12/03/2020 - Highways England
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Found: and analysis Smart Motorway All Lane Running Overarching Safety Report 2019 This report

4. Scott Martin's book entitled Before I Forget
20/07/2021 - Early Day Motions

Found: dementia and has allowed Scott to commit his marathon running efforts to print before he can forget; recognises

5. np 2878 - 28 August 2019 (objection deadline 18 September 2019)
04/12/2019 - Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain (TC)
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Found: GREEN, ASHBOURNE, DE6 1ED Registered Bus Services running un der this licence have also been surrendered

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Running

1. All-lane Running Motorways
22/01/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: this House has considered the safety of all-lane running motorways.Last year, in June, my constituent - Speech Link
2: installed, a number of fatalities on all-lane running motorways could have been prevented.Even - Speech Link
3: the panacea for safety improvements for all-lane running schemes. It is not; it is seriously flawed.The - Speech Link

2. Smart Motorways
13/02/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: down on a hard shoulder that is being used as a running lane—as well as to other motorway users. While - Speech Link
2: situation on the M20 and the permanence of all-lane running there? In the short term, one solution to the problems - Speech Link
3: hard shoulder into running lanes on around 300 miles of motorway. The all-lane-running motorway had arrived - Speech Link

3. Northern Ireland
05/09/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: Northern Ireland, we need to get Stormont up and running again or, failing that, ensure that powers are - Speech Link
2: that getting the talks up and running, and getting Stormont up and running, is in the best interests of - Speech Link
3: that, first and foremost, we get the talks up and running. If that does not work, we must establish powers - Speech Link

4. Northern Ireland: Restoring Devolution
21/10/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: reached an agreement to get Stormont back up and running, but extending this legal deadline has no bearing - Speech Link
2: inadequate; we need to get Stormont back up and running to ensure that they have the political direction - Speech Link
3: Ireland clearly want to see Stormont back up and running because they are seeing their health, their education - Speech Link

5. Northern Ireland Backstop
19/02/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: House about precisely what their strategy is. Running down the clock is reckless and irresponsible. Surely - Speech Link
2: irresponsible is for the Government to provide a running commentary on sensitive negotiations. I would have - Speech Link
3: is that he does not want to give this House a running commentary, why is the Attorney General supposed - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Running
1. Running
asked by: Robert Halfon
25/11/2020
... whether the Government provides support to Parkrun.

2. Running: Coronavirus
asked by: Dawn Butler
23/06/2021
... what steps he is taking to allow outdoor group running activities to return safely during the covid-19 outbreak; and what guidance his Department has published for the organisations involved in running such activities.

3. Running
asked by: Nick Smith
06/09/2017
... what information his Department holds on how many running clubs have organised Couch to 5K programmes since the inception of that programme.

4. Running
asked by: Nick Smith
06/09/2017
... what information his Department holds on how many British running clubs have organised Couch to 5K programme since the inception of that programme.

5. Running
asked by: Nick Smith
19/07/2017
... what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the NHS Couch to 5K running scheme on improving levels of physical activity.

Latest Questions
11 Current APPG Officers
Andrew Bowie Portrait
Andrew Bowie
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Joined: 14th July 2021
James Duddridge Portrait
James Duddridge
Vice Chair
Conservative - Rochford and Southend East
Joined: 14th July 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Leigh of Hurley Portrait
Lord Leigh of Hurley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 14th July 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Entrepreneurship , River Thames
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Bowie MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 2791.

Email: andrew.bowie.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Chris Jones, England Athletics, Backstraight End, Alexander Stadium, Walsall Road, Perry Barr, Birmingham B42 2BE. Tel: 0121 347 6543

Email: chrisjones@englandathletics.org

Benefits in Kind
Date
1 Jul 2016
Source
England Athletics Utd
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/07/2016 To : 01/07/2017
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jul 2015
Source
England Athletics Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/07/2015 To : 01/07/2016
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Running APPG

Former APPG Officers
John Lamont Portrait
John Lamont
Vice Chair
Conservative - Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Joined: 10th October 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
James Morris Portrait
James Morris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Halesowen and Rowley Regis
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Tom Pursglove Portrait
Tom Pursglove
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Corby
Joined: 14th March 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Rehman Chishti Portrait
Rehman Chishti
Vice Chair
Conservative - Gillingham and Rainham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 29th August 2018
John Grogan Portrait
John Grogan
Officer
Labour - Former Member for Keighley
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 29th August 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Mims Davies Portrait
Mims Davies
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Mid Sussex
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 31st January 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Graham Evans Portrait
Graham Evans
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Former Member for Weaver Vale
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
David Rutley Portrait
David Rutley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Macclesfield
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Simon Danczuk Portrait
Simon Danczuk
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Rochdale
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Alistair Burt Portrait
Alistair Burt
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for North East Bedfordshire
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships