Commonwealth Games APPG

First Registered: 01/07/2020 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To support and promote the Commonwealth Games, and particularly the 2022 Commonwealth Games, from bid to legacy - including home nations, participating sports and athletes taking part in the games.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Commonwealth Games

1. Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [HL]: Briefing for Lords Stages
14/06/2019 - Parliamentary Research

Found: Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [HL] HL Bill 179 of 2017Œ19 Summary The next Commonwealth Games are set

2. Government introduces Commonwealth Games Bill for Birmingham 2022
06/06/2019 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: Government introduces Commonwealth Games Bill for Birmingham 2022 - GOV.UK

3. Legislative consent memorandum lodged with Scottish Parliament on 30 January 2020
10/03/2020 - Bill Documents

Found: LEGISLATIVE CONSENT MEMORANDUM BIRMINGHAM COMMONWEALTH GAMES BILL Background 1. This memorandum

4. Birmingham 2022 Management Agreement 2020/2021
06/07/2020 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: Birmingham Organising Committee for the 2022 Commonwealth Games Published 6 July 2020

5. HC Bill 103-EN 2019-21 - large font accessible version
04/03/2020 - Bill Documents

Found: Bill 103 EN 58/1 BIRMINGHAM COMMONWEA LTH GAMES BILL [HL] EXPLANATOR Y NOTES What these

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Recent Speeches related to Commonwealth Games

1. Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [HL]
03/02/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: of the Games partnership. Transparency, openness and a commitment to realising lasting Games benefits - Speech Link

2. Birmingham Commonwealth Games (Compensation for Enforcement Action) Regulations 2021
30/06/2021 - Grand Committee

1: Grand Committee do consider the Birmingham Commonwealth Games (Compensation for Enforcement Action) Regulations - Speech Link
2: that the Committee approves the Birmingham Commonwealth Games (Compensation for Enforcement Action) Regulations - Speech Link

3. Draft Birmingham Commonwealth Games (Compensation for Enforcement Action) Regulations 2021
30/06/2021 - General Committees

1: Committee has considered the draft Birmingham Commonwealth Games (Compensation for Enforcement Action) Regulations - Speech Link

4. Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [Lords]
11/06/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: living wage to staff involved in delivering the Games and would direct the Organising Committee to seek - Speech Link
2: of the living wage, I just want to say that the games are a massive opportunity for Birmingham, one of - Speech Link

5. Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [Lords]
09/03/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: clauses 13 to 19 and 23 of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [Lords] as relating exclusively to England - Speech Link
2: Today, on Commonwealth Day, I rise to open the Second Reading debate on the Commonwealth games Bill. The - Speech Link
3: opportunity to rejuvenate the Commonwealth family and large parts of Britain’s second city, but does he - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to Commonwealth Games
1. Commonwealth Games 2022
asked by: Stuart Anderson
02/12/2020
... tourism and investment in the region ahead of the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

2. Commonwealth Games 2022
asked by: Lord Hunt of Kings Heath
14/01/2021
... to support the legacy of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022.

3. Commonwealth Games 2022
asked by: Liam Byrne
12/10/2020
... if he will (a) set out the budget for the Birmingham Commonwealth Games legacy programme and (b) list the contributing funding organisations.

4. Commonwealth Games 2022
asked by: Liam Byrne
13/10/2020
... when he plans to publish the Commonwealth Games 2022 legacy plan.

5. Commonwealth Games 2022
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
03/08/2020
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with the Birmingham Organising Committee for the 2022 Commonwealth Games about the diversity of its workforce.

Latest Questions
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17 Current APPG Officers
Mike Wood Portrait
Mike Wood
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Dudley South
Joined: 1st July 2020
Preet Kaur Gill Portrait
Preet Kaur Gill
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Birmingham, Edgbaston
Joined: 1st July 2020
Lord Bilimoria Portrait
Lord Bilimoria
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 1st July 2020
Lord Whitby Portrait
Lord Whitby
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 1st July 2020
1 APPG Membership
Rwanda
Shabana Mahmood Portrait
Shabana Mahmood
Vice Chair
Labour - Birmingham, Ladywood
Joined: 1st July 2020
1 APPG Membership
Bangladesh
Nicola Richards Portrait
Nicola Richards
Vice Chair
Conservative - West Bromwich East
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mike Wood MP, 111A High Street, Wordsley, West Midlands, DY8 5QR. Tel: 01384 913123.

Group's Website:

http://www.appgcommonwealthgames.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
5 Feb 2020
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/02/2020 To : 04/02/2021
Value
£22,501
Date
5 Feb 2020
Source
MR Sport
Description
MR Sport is remunerated in part by the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association Ltd to act as the group’s Secretariat.   From : 05/02/2020 To : 04/02/2021
Value
£22,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Commonwealth Games APPG

Former APPG Officers
Rachel Maclean Portrait
Rachel Maclean
Vice Chair
Conservative - Redditch
Joined: 1st July 2020
Departed: 24th September 2020
1 APPG Membership
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