South Western Railway APPG

First Registered: 24/02/2020 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To champion the needs of constituents and passengers who travel on the railway that operates in/out of London Waterloo and the geographical area that extends from London Waterloo to Portsmouth, Weymouth, Exeter, Bristol and Reading, the network within these points and connecting lines.

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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10 Current APPG Officers
Chris Loder Portrait
Chris Loder
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - West Dorset
Joined: 24th February 2020
Bob Seely Portrait
Bob Seely
Vice Chair
Conservative - Isle of Wight
Joined: 2nd June 2021
7 APPG Memberships
Dark Skies , Hong Kong , Iraq , Lithuania , Mexico , Russia , Ukraine
Angela Richardson Portrait
Angela Richardson
Officer
Conservative - Guildford
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Chris Loder MP, House of Commons, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3912.

Email: chris.loder.mp@parliament.uk

Date
21 Jan 2021
Source
Rail Safety and Standards Board
Description
Secretariat   From : 21/01/2021 To : 20/01/2022
Value
£13,501
Date
21 Jan 2020
Source
Rail Safety and Standards Board
Description
Secretariat   From : 21/01/2020 To : 20/01/2021
Value
£13,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the South Western Railway APPG

Former APPG Officers
Ed Davey Portrait
Ed Davey
Co-Chair
Liberal Democrat - Kingston and Surbiton
Joined: 24th September 2020
Departed: 17th May 2023
Simon Jupp Portrait
Simon Jupp
Co-Chair
Conservative - East Devon
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 17th May 2023
Steve Brine Portrait
Steve Brine
Co-Chair
Conservative - Winchester
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 17th May 2023
Stephen Hammond Portrait
Stephen Hammond
Co-Chair
Conservative - Wimbledon
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 17th May 2023
Paul Holmes Portrait
Paul Holmes
Co-Chair
Conservative - Eastleigh
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 17th May 2023
Ben Spencer Portrait
Ben Spencer
Co-Chair
Conservative - Runnymede and Weybridge
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 17th May 2023
3 APPG Memberships
Finland , Rowing , Sweden
Maria Miller Portrait
Maria Miller
Co-Chair
Conservative - Basingstoke
Joined: 15th June 2022
Departed: 17th May 2023
Alan Mak Portrait
Alan Mak
Co-Chair
Conservative - Havant
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 17th May 2023
No other APPG Memberships
Jonathan Lord Portrait
Jonathan Lord
Co-Chair
Conservative - Woking
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Departed: 17th May 2023
Maria Miller Portrait
Maria Miller
Vice Chair
Conservative - Basingstoke
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 4th May 2022
Damian Hinds Portrait
Damian Hinds
Vice Chair
Conservative - East Hampshire
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 9th February 2022
No other APPG Memberships
Ed Davey Portrait
Ed Davey
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Kingston and Surbiton
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 7th August 2020
Ranil Jayawardena Portrait
Ranil Jayawardena
Vice Chair
Conservative - North East Hampshire
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 1st July 2020
1 APPG Membership
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