Durham University APPG

First Registered: 23/10/2019 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To facilitate discussion between Durham University, parliamentarians and other interested parties; to build a bridge between academia and policy-making, highlighting the research and teaching excellence at Durham University and how that might help inform policy challenges in County Durham, the North East and beyond.

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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7 Current APPG Officers
Mary Kelly Foy Portrait
Mary Kelly Foy
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - City of Durham
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mary Kelly Foy MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: mary.foy.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Rachael Richards, Durham University, The Palatine Centre, Stockton Road, Durham DH1 3LE. Tel: 07880 413 629

Email: Rachael.l.richards@durham.ac.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Durham University APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Durham University APPG

Former APPG Officers
Victoria Prentis Portrait
Victoria Prentis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Banbury
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Huw Merriman Portrait
Huw Merriman
Conservative - Bexhill and Battle
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Suri Portrait
Lord Suri
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships