Commercial Radio

Formed - 13 Nov 2015

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To seek a better understanding between broadcasters and parliamentarians about the vital role that radio plays in our communities and our economy.


Current Members
Name Role Party
Mr Edward Vaizey Chair & Registered Contact Conservative
Steve McCabe Co-Chair Labour (Birmingham, Selly Oak)
Baroness Grender Co-Chair Liberal Democrat
Andrew Percy Vice Chair Conservative (Brigg and Goole)
John McNally Vice Chair Scottish National Party (Falkirk)
Iain Stewart Vice Chair Conservative (Milton Keynes South)
Henry Smith Vice Chair Conservative (Crawley)
Lord Kilclooney Vice Chair Crossbench
Mrs Sharon Hodgson Vice Chair Labour (Washington and Sunderland West)
Lord Gordon of Strathblane Treasurer & Secretary Labour

No benefits in kind are on record for the Commercial Radio APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Commercial Radio APPG

Former Members
Name Role Party Departed on
Pete Wishart Vice Chair Scottish National Party (Perth and North Perthshire) 21 Nov 2018
Mims Davies Chair & Registered Contact Conservative (Mid Sussex) 26 Apr 2018
Andrew Bingham Chair & Registered Contact Conservative 2 May 2017