Sovereign Defence Manufacturing Capability APPG

First Registered: 02/06/2021 • Last updated on: 25/08/2021

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To facilitate a continuing discussion on how the UK can sustain a sovereign defence manufacturing capability.

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 Sovereign Defence Manufacturing Capability

1. Defence industrial policy: procurement and prosperity
06/05/2020 - Inquiry: Defence industrial policy: procurement and prosperity - Defence Committee
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Found: this inquiry is ensuring a well - functioning defence industrial base and market in the UK that contribut

2. Sovereign Defence Manufacturing Capability
02/06/2021 - APPGs

Found: discussion on how the UK can sustain a sovereign defence manufacturing capability.

3. Sovereign Defence Capability
24/02/2020 - APPGs

Found: discussion on how the UK can sustain a sovereign defence manufacturing capability.

4. GKN Aerospace - written evidence
09/09/2019 - Inquiry: Defence industrial policy: procurement and prosperity - Defence Committee
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Found: Aerospace operates in 15 countries and across 50 manufacturing sites, with a current workforce of 18,000. We

5. Defence industrial policy: procurement and prosperity
06/05/2020 - Inquiry: Defence industrial policy: procurement and prosperity - Defence Committee
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Found: helicopter capability from research, design and development, through to manufacturing, training and

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Recent Speeches related to Sovereign Defence Manufacturing Capability

1. Military Aircraft Manufacturing
08/05/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: considered the future of military aircraft manufacturing in the UK.It is a great privilege to - Speech Link

2. Defence: Rotary Strategy
29/01/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered UK defence rotary strategy.It is a great pleasure to - Speech Link

3. Defence: Helicopters
14/06/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: unmanned aerial systems and carry out ongoing capability studies that will help inform our future manned - Speech Link
2: strategy for the preservation of our onshore sovereign capability to design and manufacture helicopters is - Speech Link
3: approach to rotary capability will be considered as part of the modernising defence programme, as she - Speech Link

4. Sovereign Defence Capability: Meggitt Takeover
15/09/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: Government had made very clear that they feel sovereign capability in these high-tech areas is hugely important - Speech Link
2: properly to value many quality companies in the defence sector, such as Meggitt, Ultra and possibly Cobham - Speech Link
3: of defence R&D is government funded. In the integrated review, the Government promised a defence and - Speech Link

5. UK Sovereign Capability
20/11/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered UK sovereign capability.This is a subject that I have spoken - Speech Link
2: Sadly, when I corresponded with the Minister for defence people and veterans last November, he informed - Speech Link
3: does not have a model that helps the Ministry of Defence to plan for that or values the impact that building - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Sovereign Defence Manufacturing Capability
1. Sovereign Grant
asked by: Lord Berkeley
28/01/2020
... where that data is available.

2. Sovereign Grant
asked by: Lord Berkeley
28/01/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government which members of the Royal family are in receipt of funds from the Sovereign Grant; and how much each such individual receives annually.

3. Sovereign Grant
asked by: Jo Stevens
01/07/2019
... what estimate he has made of the difference between the expenditure of the Royal Household and the amount of the Sovereign Grant allocated in each year since its introduction.

4. Sovereign Grant
asked by: Jo Stevens
01/07/2019
... what assessment he has made of trends in the Sovereign Grant and Sovereign Grant Reserve over the last three years.

5. Sovereign Grant
asked by: Jo Stevens
01/07/2019
... what estimate he has made of the revenue forgone to the public purse from the recalculation of the Sovereign-Grant from 15 per cent to 25 per cent of the Crown Estate profits for the financial years 2017-18 to 2027-28.

Latest Questions
4 Current APPG Officers
Khalid Mahmood Portrait
Khalid Mahmood
Vice Chair
Labour - Birmingham, Perry Barr
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jack Lopresti MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7070.

Email: jack.lopresti.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Nicholas Watts, Office of Jack Lopresti MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 1989

Email: nicholas.watts@parliament.uk

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