School Food APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

To provide a cross-party parliamentary platform for the discussion of school food with stakeholders; to keep school food, child hunger and food education on the political agenda following the spot-light given during the pandemic; and to campaign to ensure that children receive high quality meals in and outside of school.

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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11 Current APPG Officers
Emma Lewell-Buck Portrait
Emma Lewell-Buck
Vice Chair
Labour - South Shields
Joined: 21st November 2018
Lyn Brown Portrait
Lyn Brown
Vice Chair
Labour - West Ham
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Nadia Whittome Portrait
Nadia Whittome
Vice Chair
Labour - Nottingham East
Joined: 7th August 2020
1 APPG Membership
United Nations Women
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mrs Sharon Hodgson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5160.

Email: sharon.hodgson.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Vickie Hacking, APSE, 2nd Floor, Washbrook House, Lancastrian Office Centre, 32 Talbot Road, Old Trafford, Manchester M32 0FP. Tel: 0161 772 1810

Email: vhacking@apse.org.uk

Secretariat:

Association for Public Service Excellence acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.apse.org.uk/apse/

Group's Website:

https://www.apse.org.uk/apse/index.cfm/members-area/advisory-groups/catering-school-meals/appg/

Date
23 Jan 2021
Source
Association for Public Service Excellence
Description
Secretariat   From : 23/01/2021 To : 22/01/2022
Value
£3,001
Date
23 Jan 2020
Source
Association for Public Service Excellence
Description
Secretariat   From : 23/01/2020 To : 22/01/2021
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2019
Source
Association for Public Service Excellence
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2019 To : 03/07/2020
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2018
Source
Association for Public Service Excellence
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2018 To : 03/07/2019
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Jan 2018
Source
Association for Public Service Excellence
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2018 To : 31/12/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Jan 2017
Source
Association for Public Service Excellence
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2017 To : 31/12/2017
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Association for Public Service Excellence
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Association for Public Service Excellence
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the School Food APPG

Former APPG Officers
Jonathan Gullis Portrait
Jonathan Gullis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent North
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
Karl Turner Portrait
Karl Turner
Vice Chair
Labour - Kingston upon Hull East
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
1 APPG Membership
University of Hull
Layla Moran Portrait
Layla Moran
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Oxford West and Abingdon
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 21st April 2021
Matt Western Portrait
Matt Western
Vice Chair
Labour - Warwick and Leamington
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
Ruth Smeeth Portrait
Ruth Smeeth
Co-Chair
Labour - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Ruth George Portrait
Ruth George
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for High Peak
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Jackie Doyle-Price Portrait
Jackie Doyle-Price
Vice Chair
Conservative - Thurrock
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Gillian Keegan Portrait
Gillian Keegan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chichester
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Ian C. Lucas Portrait
Ian C. Lucas
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Wrexham
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Imran Ahmad Khan Portrait
Imran Ahmad Khan
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Wakefield
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Roger Godsiff Portrait
Roger Godsiff
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Birmingham, Hall Green
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 23rd October 2019
No other APPG Memberships
John Glen Portrait
John Glen
Vice Chair
Conservative - Salisbury
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Amanda Solloway Portrait
Amanda Solloway
Vice Chair
Conservative - Derby North
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships