Tamils APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 01/07/2020

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To promote in Parliament peace with justice and dignity for Tamils in the Island of Sri Lanka and advance their development so as to recognise their legitimate socio-political aspirations.


Current Members
Name Role Party Date Joined
Paul Scully Chair & Registered Contact Conservative (Sutton and Cheam) 21 Jul 2016
Elliot Colburn Vice Chair Conservative (Carshalton and Wallington) 24 Feb 2020
Bob Blackman Vice Chair Conservative (Harrow East) 28 Sep 2017
Jackie Doyle-Price Vice Chair Conservative (Thurrock) 24 Feb 2020
Wes Streeting Vice Chair Labour (Ilford North) 30 Jul 2015
Siobhain McDonagh Vice Chair Labour (Mitcham and Morden) 30 Jul 2015
Sir Edward Davey Vice Chair Liberal Democrat (Kingston and Surbiton) 28 Sep 2017
Tamils APPG Contact Details as of 1 Jul 2020

Registered Contact:

Paul Scully MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4837. Email: paul.scully.mp@parliament.uk.

Benefits in Kind
Date Source Value Benefit Received
18 Jul 2018 British Tamil Forum Secretariat   From : 18/07/2018 To : 17/07/2019 £1,501
18 Jul 2017 British Tamil Forum Secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 17/07/2018 £1,501
24 Jun 2015 British Tamil Forum Secretariat   From : 24/06/2015 To : 31/12/2015 £1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Tamils APPG

Former Members
Name Role Party Joined on Departed on
Theresa Villiers Vice Chair Conservative (Chipping Barnet) 10 Oct 2018 5 Nov 2019
Zac Goldsmith Vice Chair Conservative 30 Jul 2015 5 Nov 2019
Joan Ryan Vice Chair The Independent Group for Change 30 Jul 2015 5 Nov 2019
Tom Brake Vice Chair Liberal Democrat 30 Jul 2015 5 Nov 2019
James Berry Chair & Registered Contact Conservative (Rossendale and Darwen) 30 Jul 2015 2 May 2017
Jim Dowd Treasurer Labour 30 Jul 2015 12 Oct 2016
Richard Harrington Vice Chair Conservative (Watford) 30 Jul 2015 3 Jun 2016