Chagos (British Indian Ocean Territory) APPG

First Registered: 28/09/2017 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To help bring about a resolution of the issues concerning the future of the Chagos Islands (British Indian Ocean Territory) and the Chagossians.

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4 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Ludford Portrait
Baroness Ludford
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 10th March 2021
2 APPG Memberships
British Jews , Migration
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Henry Smith MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7043.


Public Enquiry Point:

David Snoxell


No benefits in kind are on record for the Chagos (British Indian Ocean Territory) APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Chagos (British Indian Ocean Territory) APPG

Former APPG Officers
Mike Kane Portrait
Mike Kane
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Wythenshawe and Sale East
Joined: 30th November 2022
Departed: 1st November 2023
2 APPG Memberships
Holy See , Hong Kong
Jeremy Corbyn Portrait
Jeremy Corbyn
Independent - Islington North
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 1st November 2023
Lord Ramsbotham Portrait
Lord Ramsbotham
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 30th November 2022
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Steel of Aikwood Portrait
Lord Steel of Aikwood
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships