Thalidomide APPG

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

To promote the interests of people affected by Thalidomide.

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6 Current APPG Officers
Simon Hoare Portrait
Simon Hoare
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - North Dorset
Joined: 21st July 2016
Lisa Cameron Portrait
Lisa Cameron
Officer
Scottish National Party - East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Joined: 10th March 2021
82 APPG Memberships
22q11 Syndrome , American Football , Antisemitism , Arctic and Nordic Councils , Armed Forces , Armed Forces Covenant , Assistive Technology , Australia and New Zealand , Autism , Bahrain , Banning Trophy Hunting , Bees and Pollinators , Belgium , Bermuda , Boys' Brigade , Breast Cancer , British Jews , British Overseas Territories , Canada , Caribbean , Cats , Cerebral Palsy , Channel 4 , Channel Islands , Childhood Trauma , Chile , China , Commonwealth , Crypto and Digital Assets , Cyprus , Darts , Diabetes , Digital Regulation and Responsibility , Disability , Dog Advisory Welfare , Down Syndrome , Dying Well , Eating Disorders , Entrepreneurship , Ethics and Sustainability in Fashion , Fair Business Banking , Financial Education for Young People , Foreign Affairs , Future of Retail , Global Health , Health , Holocaust Memorial , Inclusive Entrepreneurship , International Freedom of Religion or Belief , Japan , Learning Disability , Liechtenstein , Limits to Growth , Loan Charge and Taxpayer Fairness , Luxembourg , Maldives , Media , Montserrat , New Towns , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Pacific Islands , Pro-Life , Psychology , Pubs , Qatar , Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 , Religion in the Media , Reserves and Cadets , Russia , San Marino , Small Island Developing States , Social Media , Spinal Cord Injury , Street Children , Switzerland , Textiles and Fashion , Twelve Steps Recovery Programme from Addiction , United Nations , United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development , United Nations Women , Whistleblowing , Woods and Trees
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Simon Hoare MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5697.

Email: simon.hoare.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Mikey Argy, Thalidomide Campaigners

Email: email@thalidomidecampaigners.com

No benefits in kind are on record for the Thalidomide APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Thalidomide APPG

Former APPG Officers
Jonathan Edwards Portrait
Jonathan Edwards
Vice Chair
Independent - Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
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
Luke Graham Portrait
Luke Graham
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Ochil and South Perthshire
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
George Howarth Portrait
George Howarth
Vice Chair
Labour - Knowsley
Joined: 19th June 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Oliver Letwin Portrait
Oliver Letwin
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for West Dorset
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: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
George Howarth Portrait
George Howarth
Vice Chair
Labour - Knowsley
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 8th May 2019
Nusrat Ghani Portrait
Nusrat Ghani
Joint Vice Chair
Conservative - Wealden
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 10th October 2018
Carolyn Harris Portrait
Carolyn Harris
Joint Vice Chair
Labour - Swansea East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 10th October 2018
Nusrat Ghani Portrait
Nusrat Ghani
Vice Chair
Conservative - Wealden
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Alec Shelbrooke Portrait
Alec Shelbrooke
Secretary
Conservative - Elmet and Rothwell
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
David Anderson Portrait
David Anderson
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Blaydon
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
No other APPG Memberships