Defence and Security Issues APPG

First Registered: 28/04/2016 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To explore short or long-term issues which potentially could require responses from the UK’s armed forces, blue light services, security and intelligence communities, industry or the civil power, alone, in coalitions or through membership of international bodies.

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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9 Current APPG Officers
Mark Francois Portrait
Mark Francois
Vice Chair
Conservative - Rayleigh and Wickford
Joined: 14th March 2018
1 APPG Membership
Bahrain
Jamie Stone Portrait
Jamie Stone
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Joined: 14th March 2018
Adam Holloway Portrait
Adam Holloway
Vice Chair
Conservative - Gravesham
Joined: 14th March 2018
Derek Twigg Portrait
Derek Twigg
Vice Chair
Labour - Halton
Joined: 28th September 2017
Dave Doogan Portrait
Dave Doogan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Angus
Joined: 23rd March 2022
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Bob Stewart MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7011.

Email: bob.stewart.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Dr Reza Tabrizi, Office of Bob Stewart MP House of Commons London SW1A 0AA . Tel: 020 7219 8898

Email: reza.tabrizi@parliament.uk

Date
3 Jul 2019
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Two dinners held on 24/04/2019 and 03/07/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
11 Feb 2019
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Dinner held on 11/02/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
11 Feb 2019
Source
UK Defence Forym
Description
Dinner held on 11/02/2019
Value
£1,501
Date
17 Dec 2018
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Briefing Dinner held on 17/12/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
19 Nov 2018
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Dinner held on 19/11/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
9 Jul 2018
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Dinner held on 09/07/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
14 Mar 2018
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Dinner held on 14/03/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
31 Jan 2018
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Two dinners held on 16/01/2018 and 31/01/2018
Value
£1,501
Date
20 Dec 2017
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Dinner held on 20/12/2017
Value
£1,501
Date
13 Dec 2017
Source
UK Defence Forum Ltd
Description
Two dinners held on 04/12/2017 and 13/12/2017 respectively
Value
£1,501
Date
13 Dec 2017
Source
UK Defence Forum Ltd
Description
Two dinners held on 04/12/2017 and 13/12/2017
Value
£1,501
Date
27 Jun 2017
Source
UK Defence Forum Ltd
Description
Dinner held 27/06/2017
Value
£1,501
Date
27 Jun 2017
Source
UK Defence Forum Ltd
Description
Dinner held 27 June 2017
Value
£1,501
Date
15 Nov 2016
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Briefing dinners held on 13 September 2016 and 15 November 2016
Value
£3,001
Date
1 Nov 2016
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Briefing dinner held on 1 November 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
5 Jul 2016
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Briefing dinner held on 5 July 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
23 May 2016
Source
UK Defence Forum
Description
Dinner on 23 May 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
26 Apr 2017
Source
Uk Defence Forum
Value
£1,734
Date
28 Mar 2017
Source
UK Defence Forum
Value
£1,891
Date
8 Feb 2017
Source
UK Defence Forum
Value
£2,906
Former APPG Officers
Lord Moonie Portrait
Lord Moonie
Treasurer
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 23rd March 2022
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Falkner of Margravine Portrait
Baroness Falkner of Margravine
Secretary
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 23rd October 2019
Gerald Howarth Portrait
Gerald Howarth
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Former Member for Aldershot
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Steven Paterson Portrait
Steven Paterson
Vice-Chairman
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Stirling
Joined: 28th April 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships