Children's Media and the Arts APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To raise awareness of the issues around children's media and arts within a wide cultural, social and educational context, and support the provision of both as specified in Articles 17 and 31 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

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4 Current APPG Officers
Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall Portrait
Baroness McIntosh of Hudnall
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st July 2016
2 APPG Memberships
Classical Music , Performers' Alliance
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Julie Elliott MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7165.


Public Enquiry Point:

Jayne Kirkham, The Children’s Media Foundation, PO Box 56614, London W13 0XS. Tel: 07711 568 661


No benefits in kind are on record for the Children's Media and the Arts APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Children's Media and the Arts APPG

Former APPG Officers
Conor Burns Portrait
Conor Burns
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Bournemouth West
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
1 APPG Membership
John Nicolson Portrait
John Nicolson
Scottish National Party - Ochil and South Perthshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Tom Watson Portrait
Tom Watson
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for West Bromwich East
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 13th November 2015
No other APPG Memberships