Coalfield Communities APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To encourage the further economic, social and cultural development of the UK's former coalfield communities, by bringing together MPs, external stakeholders and others to develop credible proposals for further coalfields regeneration.

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8 Current APPG Officers
Stephanie Peacock Portrait
Stephanie Peacock
Vice Chair
Labour - Barnsley East
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Beth Winter Portrait
Beth Winter
Vice Chair
Labour - Cynon Valley
Joined: 15th June 2022
James Grundy Portrait
James Grundy
Vice Chair
Conservative - Leigh
Joined: 5th April 2023
1 APPG Membership
Rugby League
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Alex Davies-Jones MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 4981.

Email: alex.daviesjones.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Marina D’lima, Office of Alex Davies-Jones MP, House of Commons

Email: marinab.dlima@parliament.uk

Secretariat:

Industrial Communities Alliance acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.industrialcommunitiesalliance.org.uk

Group's Website:

https://www.appgcoalfields.co.uk

Date
12 Feb 2023
Source
Industrial Communities Alliance
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/02/2023 To : 11/02/2024
Value
£3,001
Date
12 Feb 2022
Source
Industrial Communities Alliance
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/02/2022 To : 11/02/2023
Value
£1,501
Date
12 Feb 2021
Source
Industrial Communities Alliance
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/02/2021 To : 11/02/2022
Value
£1,501
Date
12 Feb 2020
Source
Industrial Communities Alliance
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/02/2020 To : 11/02/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
12 Jul 2016
Source
Industrial Communities Alliance
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/07/2016 To : 11/07/2017
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Coalfield Communities APPG

Former APPG Officers
Aaron Bell Portrait
Aaron Bell
Vice Chair
Conservative - Newcastle-under-Lyme
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 1st November 2023
No other APPG Memberships
Jonathan Gullis Portrait
Jonathan Gullis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent North
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 22nd February 2023
Brendan Clarke-Smith Portrait
Brendan Clarke-Smith
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bassetlaw
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 15th June 2022
Chris Elmore Portrait
Chris Elmore
Vice Chair
Labour - Ogmore
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 4th May 2022
Conor McGinn Portrait
Conor McGinn
Chair & Registered Contact
Independent - St Helens North
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 21st April 2021
Gareth Snell Portrait
Gareth Snell
Secretary
Labour (Co-op) - Former Member for Stoke-on-Trent Central
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lee Rowley Portrait
Lee Rowley
Vice Chair
Conservative - North East Derbyshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Ian Lavery Portrait
Ian Lavery
Secretary
Labour - Wansbeck
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Kevin Barron Portrait
Kevin Barron
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Rother Valley
Joined: 24th November 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Spencer Portrait
Mark Spencer
Vice Chair
Conservative - Sherwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Kevin Barron Portrait
Kevin Barron
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Rother Valley
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 12th October 2016
No other APPG Memberships
David Anderson Portrait
David Anderson
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Blaydon
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 3rd June 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Huw Irranca-Davies Portrait
Huw Irranca-Davies
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Ogmore
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 16th March 2016
No other APPG Memberships
Ann Clwyd Portrait
Ann Clwyd
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Cynon Valley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 29th September 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Nigel Adams Portrait
Nigel Adams
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Selby and Ainsty
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 29th September 2015
No other APPG Memberships
Heather Wheeler Portrait
Heather Wheeler
Vice Chair
Conservative - South Derbyshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 29th September 2015