Youth Affairs APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

To raise the profile of issues which affect and concern young people; to encourage dialogue between parliamentarians, young people and youth services; and to encourage a co-ordinated and coherent approach to policy making on youth affairs.

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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11 Current APPG Officers
Jo Gideon Portrait
Jo Gideon
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent Central
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 24th November 2016
72 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Afrikan Reparations , Ageing and Older People , Arts and Heritage , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Commonwealth , Community Development in Europe , Croatia , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , 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 , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Insurance and Financial Services , 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 , Maternity , Media , Music , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , 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 , Retail Crime , Road Freight and Logistics , Rowing , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , Social Science and Policy , South Africa , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Votes at 16 , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport
Beth Winter Portrait
Beth Winter
Officer
Labour - Cynon Valley
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jo Gideon MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8131.

Email: jo.gideon.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

David Bridson, YMCA England & Wales, 10-11 Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6EH. Tel: 020 7186 9553

Email: david.bridson@ymca.org.uk

Secretariat:

YMCA England & Wales and British Youth Council jointly act as the group's secretariat. https://www.ymca.org.uk/ and http://www.byc.org.uk/

Group's Website:

https://appgyouthaffairs.wordpress.com/

Date
29 Jan 2021
Source
British Youth Council
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 29/01/2021 To : 28/01/2022
Value
£1,501
Date
29 Jan 2021
Source
YMCA England and Wales
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 29/01/2021 To : 28/01/2022
Value
£1,501
Date
29 Jan 2020
Source
British Youth Council
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 29/01/2020 To : 28/01/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
29 Jan 2020
Source
YMCA England and Wales
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 29/01/2020 To : 28/01/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
2 Nov 2018
Source
YMCA England & Wales
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 02/11/2018 To : 01/11/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
2 Nov 2018
Source
British Youth Council
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 02/11/2018 To : 01/11/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
25 May 2018
Source
National Youth Agency
Description
Costs met for an Inquiry held from May 2018 to January 2019
Value
£72,001
Date
2 Nov 2017
Source
YMCA England & Wales
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 02/11/2017 To : 01/11/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
2 Nov 2017
Source
British Youth Council
Description
Joint Secretariat   From : 02/11/2017 To : 01/11/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
15 Nov 2016
Source
YMCA England
Description
YMCA England is funded by the British Youth Council to act as the group's secretariat   From : 15/11/2016 To : 14/11/2017
Value
£1,501
Date
15 Jul 2015
Source
YMCA England
Description
YMCA England is funded by the British Youth Council and National Council for Voluntary Youth Services to act as the group's secretariat   From : 15/07/2015 To : 15/07/2016
Value
£4,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Youth Affairs APPG

Former APPG Officers
Ben Bradley Portrait
Ben Bradley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Mansfield
Joined: 27th March 2019
Departed: 21st April 2021
Olivia Blake Portrait
Olivia Blake
Officer
Labour - Sheffield, Hallam
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
James Murray Portrait
James Murray
Officer
Labour (Co-op) - Ealing North
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Armenia , Council Housing
Claudia Webbe Portrait
Claudia Webbe
Officer
Independent - Leicester East
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021
Amanda Solloway Portrait
Amanda Solloway
Co-Chair
Conservative - Derby North
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 1st July 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Karen Lee Portrait
Karen Lee
Treasurer
Labour - Former Member for Lincoln
Joined: 31st January 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Gillian Keegan Portrait
Gillian Keegan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chichester
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 13th February 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Karen Lee Portrait
Karen Lee
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Lincoln
Joined: 20th December 2017
Departed: 20th December 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Vicky Foxcroft Portrait
Vicky Foxcroft
Vice Chair
Labour - Lewisham, Deptford
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Chloe Smith Portrait
Chloe Smith
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Norwich North
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Stephen Pound Portrait
Stephen Pound
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Ealing North
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Paul Blomfield Portrait
Paul Blomfield
Treasurer
Labour - Sheffield Central
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016