Women in Parliament APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 04/11/2020

Official Page

Brings together MPs and peers to discuss and campaign for increasing the number of women in parliament in all parties and, to support women in parliament and those standing for public office.


Current Members
Name Role Party Date Joined
Mrs Maria Miller Chair & Registered Contact Conservative (Basingstoke) 30 Jul 2015
Dame Cheryl Gillan Vice Chair Conservative (Chesham and Amersham) 28 Sep 2017
Baroness Jenkin of Kennington Vice Chair Conservative 30 Jul 2015
Ms Harriet Harman Vice Chair Labour (Camberwell and Peckham) 24 Feb 2020
Baroness Burt of Solihull Vice Chair Liberal Democrat 18 Jul 2018
Baroness Northover Vice Chair Liberal Democrat 24 Feb 2020
Virginia Crosbie Vice Chair Conservative (Ynys Môn) 24 Feb 2020
Rosie Duffield Officer Labour (Canterbury) 24 Feb 2020
Julie Elliott Officer Labour (Sunderland Central) 28 Sep 2017
Christine Jardine Officer Liberal Democrat (Edinburgh West) 24 Feb 2020
Abena Oppong-Asare Officer Labour (Erith and Thamesmead) 24 Feb 2020
Mary Robinson Officer Conservative (Cheadle) 14 Mar 2018
Fleur Anderson Officer Labour (Putney) 24 Feb 2020
Caroline Lucas Officer Green Party (Brighton, Pavilion) 24 Feb 2020
Rachel Reeves Officer Labour (Leeds West) 14 Mar 2018
Nickie Aiken Officer Conservative (Cities of London and Westminster) 24 Feb 2020
Angela Crawley Officer Scottish National Party (Lanark and Hamilton East) 7 Aug 2020
Women in Parliament APPG Contact Details as of 4 Nov 2020

Registered Contact:

Mrs Maria Miller MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5749. Email: maria.miller.mp@parliament.uk.

Secretariat:

Fawcett Society acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.fawcettsociety.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date Source Value Benefit Received
29 Jan 2020 Fawcett Society Secretariat   From : 29/01/2020 To : 28/01/2021 £1,501
19 Jul 2018 Fawcett Society Secretariat   From : 19/07/2018 To : 18/07/2019 £1,501
20 Dec 2017 Lloyds Banking Group Function held on 20/12/2017 £4,501
8 Mar 2017 Lloyds Banking Group Hospitality and room hire £1,501
8 Mar 2016 Llloyds Banking Group Photography and travel for an event held on 8 March 2016 £1,501
14 Dec 2015 Llloyds Banking Group Function held on 14 December 2015 £1,501
13 Jul 2015 Northern Trust Food and drink for an event held on 13 July 2015 £1,501
12 Mar 2015 Microsoft Staff consultancy time to build APPG website £4,501
Financial Benefits
Date Source Value
9 Jan 2015 Blackrock Investment Management £5,000
5 Jan 2015 Aberdeen Asset Management PLC £10,000
Former Members
Name Role Party Joined on Departed on
Baroness Howe of Idlicote Officer Crossbench 14 Mar 2018 20 May 2020
Vicky Ford Chair & Registered Contact Conservative (Chelmsford) 18 Jul 2018 24 Feb 2020
Paul Masterton Officer Conservative (East Renfrewshire) 18 Jul 2018 5 Nov 2019
Trudy Harrison Officer Conservative (Copeland) 14 Mar 2018 5 Nov 2019
Mrs Kemi Badenoch Officer Conservative (Saffron Walden) 14 Mar 2018 5 Nov 2019
Preet Kaur Gill Officer Labour (Co-op) (Birmingham, Edgbaston) 14 Mar 2018 5 Nov 2019
Matt Warman Officer Conservative (Boston and Skegness) 14 Mar 2018 5 Nov 2019
Maria Caulfield Officer Conservative (Lewes) 14 Mar 2018 5 Nov 2019
Dr Caroline Johnson Officer Conservative (Sleaford and North Hykeham) 14 Mar 2018 5 Nov 2019
Helen Whately Officer Conservative (Faversham and Mid Kent) 30 Jul 2015 11 Sep 2019
Rachel Maclean Chair & Registered Contact Conservative (Redditch) 14 Mar 2018 6 Jun 2018
Dr Philippa Whitford Vice Chair Scottish National Party (Central Ayrshire) 28 Sep 2017 6 Jun 2018
Mims Davies Chair & Registered Contact Conservative (Mid Sussex) 30 Jul 2015 31 Jan 2018
Mrs Cheryl Gillan Vice Chair Conservative (Chesham and Amersham) 28 Sep 2017 20 Dec 2017
Nusrat Ghani Vice Chair Conservative (Wealden) 30 Jul 2015 2 May 2017
Baroness Goudie Officer Labour 30 Jul 2015 2 May 2017
Dr Eilidh Whiteford Officer Scottish National Party 30 Jul 2015 2 May 2017
Seema Kennedy Officer Conservative (South Ribble) 30 Jul 2015 2 May 2017
Jess Phillips Officer Labour (Birmingham, Yardley) 24 Nov 2016 2 May 2017