Yoga in Society APPG

First Registered: 26/04/2018 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To support wellbeing across the UK by disseminating the benefits of yoga through a biomedical lens. The APPG is focused on designing constructive ways to integrate yoga into schools, healthcare, occupational health, and criminal justice, and within Parliament by endeavouring to offer free classes to all who work there.

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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5 Current APPG Officers
Jonathan Lord Portrait
Jonathan Lord
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Woking
Joined: 26th April 2018
Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe Portrait
Lord Brooke of Alverthorpe
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 26th April 2018
Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill Portrait
Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 26th April 2018
3 APPG Memberships
Allergy , Homelessness , Mindfulness
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Jonathan Lord MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6913.


Public Enquiry Point:

Heather Mason, Yoga in Healthcare Alliance, 5a Ashurst Gardens, London SW2 3UH . Tel: 07988 821 323


Group's Website:

22 Mar 2019
Yoga in Society
Secretariat   From : 22/03/2019 To : 21/03/2020
22 Mar 2018
Yoga Health Care Alliance
Secretariat   From : 22/03/2018 To : 21/03/2019

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Yoga in Society APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Stone of Blackheath Portrait
Lord Stone of Blackheath
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 26th April 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Egypt , Olympic and Paralympic Games
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 26th April 2018
Departed: 27th March 2019
73 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Afrikan Reparations , Ageing and Older People , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Citizens' Rights , Commonwealth , Community Development in Europe , Croatia , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Dentistry and Oral Health , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Ethnic Minority Business Owners , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Frozen British Pensions , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , London's Planning and Built Environment , Longevity , Manufacturing , Maternity , Media , Metaverse and Web 3.0 , Music , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development , Park Homes , Performing Arts Education and Training , Photography , Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 , Race and Community , Religion in the Media , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , South Africa , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs , Zimbabwe