St George's Day APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To promote 23rd April as an annual celebration of England and the country's patron saint, St George, and to campaign for St George's Day to be established as a public holiday for the people of England.

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Recent Documents related to St George's Day

1. St. George's Day to be made a public holiday in England.
08/02/2021 - Petitions

Found: St. George's Day should be made a public holiday in England. St. Andrew's Day and St. Patrick's Day are

2. NELSON MANDELA SCOTTISH MEMORIAL FOUNDATION
17/07/2018 - Early Day Motions

Found: and around the world for Mandela Day; further notes that Mandela Day is an opportunity to remember the

3. Ms N Leeks v St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Others : UKEAT/0072/18/BA
05/09/2018 - Employment Appeal Tribunal
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Found: Ms N Leeks v St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and

4. MP_Expenses object (31883)
14/06/2019 - MP Expenses

Found: Meeting room hire (St George's PH New Mills)

5. MP_Expenses object (24254)
01/06/2019 - MP Expenses

Found: Meeting room hire (St George's PH New Mills)

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to St George's Day

1. First World War Centenary Cathedral Repairs Fund
10/07/2014 - Written Statements

1: to end frequent power and energy failures.St. AlbansCofE£438,000Repairs to - Speech Link

2. Foreign and Commonwealth Office
15/12/2011 - Ministerial Corrections

1: a courtesy rather than a requirement. On Europe day (9 May), posts in EU and EU-applicant countries should - Speech Link
2: a courtesy rather than a requirement. On Europe day (9 May), posts in EU and EU-applicant countries should - Speech Link

3. Oral Answers to Questions
12/03/2015 - Commons Chamber

1: date, with more customers being paid on the first day than ever before, and with high customer satisfaction - Speech Link
2: possible would support the work of the friends of St George’s cathedral in Jerusalem, a UK registered - Speech Link
3: Hifsa Iqbal, to an interfaith conference hosted by St George’s cathedral in Jerusalem. May I encourage - Speech Link

4. St Patrick’s Day
17/03/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: debate on St Patrick’s Day. We have had events, parades and all sorts of functions on St Patrick’s Day cancelled - Speech Link
2: he did. The Irish ambassador explained that St Patrick’s Day is becoming a festival that lasts over many - Speech Link
3: to be celebrating St Patrick’s Day in this Chamber, in his Adjournment debate, because I have an Irish - Speech Link

5. St George’s Day (Public Holiday)
23/06/2010 - Commons Chamber

1: petition urging the Government to consider making St George’s day a public holiday. I am grateful to the company - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to St George's Day
1. St George's Day
asked by: Tom Hunt
05/05/2020
... whether he plans to make St George's Day a bank holiday.

2. St George's Day
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
21/04/2021
... what steps his Department is taking to promote the importance of celebrating St. Georges day.

3. St George's Day
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
21/04/2021
... what plans the Government has to celebrate St. Georges Day on 23 April 2021.

4. St George's Day
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
21/04/2021
... what plans his Department has to promote celebrations for the upcoming St. Georges Day on the 23 April 2021.

5. St George's Day
asked by: Andrew Rosindell
20/04/2021
... if he will list his Engagements for St. George’s Day on 23 April 2021.

Latest Questions
12 Current APPG Officers
Lord West of Spithead Portrait
Lord West of Spithead
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Philip Davies Portrait
Philip Davies
Vice Chair
Conservative - Shipley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Chris Skidmore Portrait
Chris Skidmore
Vice Chair
Conservative - Kingswood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Scott Benton Portrait
Scott Benton
Vice Chair
Conservative - Blackpool South
Joined: 24th February 2020
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Secretary
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Tebbit Portrait
Lord Tebbit
President
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
1 APPG Membership
Spinal Cord Injury
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Rosindell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8475.

Email: andrew.rosindell.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the St George's Day APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the St George's Day APPG

Former APPG Officers
Tom Watson Portrait
Tom Watson
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for West Bromwich East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Greg Mulholland Portrait
Greg Mulholland
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Leeds North West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships