Allergy APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To improve the lives of all people living with allergy across the UK; to improve National Health Service allergy services and allow greater access to existing services; to raise awareness of the condition, severity and prevalence and encourage greater understanding.

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Recent Documents related to Allergy

1. Government Chemist at food allergy event in Northern Ireland
23/10/2019 - Government Chemist
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Found: Government Chemist at food allergy event in Northern Ireland - GOV.UK

2. Public Assessment Report of the Reclassification of Nasacort Allergy Relief for Adults 55 micrograms/dose, nasal spray, suspension
26/05/2021 - Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
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Found: Assessment Report of the Reclassification of Nasacort Allergy Relief for Adults 55 micrograms/dose, nasal spray

3. Gove to introduce 'Natasha's Law'
25/06/2019 - Food Standards Agency
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Found: drive to protect the country’s two million food allergy sufferers. Following the tragic death of Natasha

4. Gove to introduce 'Natasha's Law'
25/06/2019 - Department of Health and Social Care
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Found: drive to protect the country’s two million food allergy sufferers. Following the tragic death of Natasha

5. Workshop - An analytical roadmap for detecting allergens
14/11/2019 - Government Chemist
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Found: workshop February 2018 FSA PERSPECTIVE ON FOOD ALLERGY 28/02/2018 Dr Chun-Han Chan ŁFood is safe ŁConsumers

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Recent Speeches related to Allergy

1. Allergy Awareness in Schools
14/03/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: to move,That this House has considered allergy awareness in schools.It is a great pleasure - Speech Link
2: that relies on a wider awareness of allergy. Indeed, living with allergy as an adult is the same.That - Speech Link
3: because my 15-year-old son has a severe peanut allergy. We have gone through life having to manage it - Speech Link

2. Education
18/04/2018 - Ministerial Corrections

1: my response to the Westminster Hall debate on allergy awareness in schools on 14 March 2018.The - Speech Link

3. Food and Drink (Miscellaneous Amendments Relating to Food and Wine Composition, Information and Labelling) Regulations 2021
19/05/2021 - Grand Committee

1: 2006-07 Science and Technology Select Committee on allergy.Having left the EU, we could be doing better - Speech Link
2: included on labelling; I declare my interest as an allergy sufferer myself.While trying to separate - Speech Link

4. Food Labelling and Allergy-Related Deaths
09/10/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: signposting is sufficient as notice of potential allergy risks?Have the Minister or the Secretary - Speech Link
2: points, as always. As the father of a daughter with allergy problems, I assure her that I take such things - Speech Link
3: as people check for allergies. Knowing about an allergy can be a matter of life or death. What are the - Speech Link

5. Food Labelling
09/10/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: Food and Animal Welfare on UK food labelling and allergy-related deaths. The Statement is as follows:“First - Speech Link
2: have the protection of the welfare and lives of allergy sufferers at its heart.Finally, I should - Speech Link

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4 Current APPG Officers
Jon Cruddas Portrait
Jon Cruddas
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Dagenham and Rainham
Joined: 29th September 2015
Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill Portrait
Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill
Officer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jon Cruddas MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8161.

Email: cruddasj@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Mandy East, National Allergy Strategy Group, 109 Old Farm Road, Guildford GU1 1QR. Tel: 07814 747 585

Email: mandy@nasguk.org

Benefits in Kind
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
National Allergy Strategic Group
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
National Allergy Strategic Group
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Allergy APPG

Former APPG Officers
Jo Swinson Portrait
Jo Swinson
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for East Dunbartonshire
Joined: 14th March 2018
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
None Portrait
Viscount Simon
Officer
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 5th November 2019
Stephen McPartland Portrait
Stephen McPartland
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Stevenage
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 31st January 2018