Engineering APPG

First Registered: 13/11/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To enable contact and discussion between parliamentarians and the engineering profession, including an emphasis on young engineers.

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 Engineering

1. How to register to deliver T Levels in 2023 to 2024 academic year
24/02/2021 - Education and Skills Funding Agency
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Found: Agricultural, Land Management and Production Land-based Engineering Agricultural, Environmental and Animal Care (Introduced

2. Further education and skills: July 2020
16/07/2020 - Department for Education
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Found: and Training 280 840 150 30 40 80 1270 0.018 Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies 4220 4790 370

3. MIN 667 (M+F) - Written examination dates 2021/22: Engineer Officers (yachts, sail training and small vessels)
05/08/2021 - Maritime and Coastguard Agency
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Found: January 2022. This will allow those with an Engineering Yacht Certificate of Competency (CoC) to complete

4. T Levels capital fund: wave 3 – successful applications
25/08/2021 - Department for Education
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Found: Child Care, Health and Science Bolton College Engineering and Manufacturing Bridgwater and Taunton College

5. Templates and designs for T Levels
19/01/2021 - Education and Skills Funding Agency
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Found: & CHIL& ES SERVICES SERVDCARE ENGINEERG ENGINEERING ENGERCARE & CHIFOR FOR FORCARE CONSTRUCTION

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Engineering

1. Industrial Training Levy (Engineering Construction Industry Training Board) Order 2020
02/09/2020 - Grand Committee

1: doubt about how reliant we are on a skilled engineering workforce.I ask your Lordships’ House - Speech Link

2. STEM Subjects: Science and Discovery Centres
24/03/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: careers in STEM subjects—science, technology, engineering and maths.Science brings hope and progress - Speech Link
2: promoting STEM—the fields of science, technology, engineering and maths—and learning to young people. I will - Speech Link
3: exciting areas as research and innovation or engineering and science. We have all seen, in recent months - Speech Link

3. Advanced Research and Invention Agency Bill (Third sitting)
20/04/2021 - Public Bill Committees

1: Agency”and insert“Advanced Research and Engineering Projects Agency”.This amendment would - Speech Link
2: Agency”and insert“Advanced Research and Engineering Projects Agency”.This amendment would - Speech Link
3: me, about engineering, so I suggest that we rename this the ‘Advanced Research and Engineering Agency’ - Speech Link

4. Apprenticeships: SMEs
13/02/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: is particularly important to me, as a former engineering apprentice who came through this process.I - Speech Link

5. Rail Disruption: Social and Economic Impacts
13/05/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: the noble Lord that there is a very stringent engineering risk assessment in place. These trains are checked - Speech Link
2: exemplary safety record, and it has a very high engineering pedigree. While it will of course be up to Hitachi’s - Speech Link
3: Lords, is the Minister aware of the planned engineering works for the Whitsun bank holiday weekend on - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Engineering
1. Genetic Engineering
asked by: Jim Shannon
27/01/2021
... what steps are being taken through the NICE health technology evaluation methods review to assess the effect of the (a) reference (b) non-reference discount rate on gene therapies.

2. Genetic Engineering
asked by: Jim Shannon
17/12/2020
... what steps the Government is taking to ensure timely access to gene therapies for eligible patients.

3. Genetic Engineering
asked by: Jim Shannon
17/12/2020
... what steps the Government taking to ensure that (a) NICE and (b) NHS England processes are (i) evaluated and (ii) adapted to assess the (A) cost-effectiveness and (B) accessibility of one-time gene therapies.

4. Genetic Engineering
asked by: Jim Shannon
17/12/2020
... what assessment his Department has made of the potential for gene therapies to reduce the treatment burden on hospital capacity.

5. Engineering: Coronavirus
asked by: Chi Onwurah
15/06/2020
... what steps he is taking to utilise advice from the engineering sector as part of the Government's response to the covid-19 outbreak.

Latest Questions
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8 Current APPG Officers
Laurence Robertson Portrait
Laurence Robertson
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Tewkesbury
Joined: 13th November 2015
Lord Broers Portrait
Lord Broers
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 13th November 2015
Lord Willis of Knaresborough Portrait
Lord Willis of Knaresborough
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 13th November 2015
2 APPG Memberships
Medical Research , Scientific
Lord Mair Portrait
Lord Mair
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Dave Doogan Portrait
Dave Doogan
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Angus
Joined: 10th March 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Laurence Robertson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4196.

Email: robertsonl@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Jennifer Bryant-Pearson, JBP, 34 Smith Square, London SW1P 3HL. Tel: 0203 267 0074

Email: appeg@jbp.co.uk

Group's Website:

http://appeg.co.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
JBP
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£3,001
Financial Benefits Received
Date
19 Mar 2020
Source
Thales UK
Value
£5,000
Date
27 Feb 2020
Source
UKRI EPSRC
Value
£5,000
Date
24 Feb 2020
Source
EDF Energy
Value
£5,000
Date
22 Feb 2020
Source
Institute of Civil Engineers
Value
£5,000
Date
15 Apr 2019
Source
UKRI EPSRC
Value
£5,000
Date
1 Apr 2019
Source
Robert Bosch
Value
£5,000
Date
22 Feb 2019
Source
Atkins Global
Value
£5,000
Date
25 Jan 2019
Source
Thales
Value
£5,000
Date
25 Jan 2019
Source
AECOM
Value
£5,000
Date
17 Apr 2017
Source
AECOM
Value
£5,000
Date
10 Apr 2017
Source
Robert Bosch
Value
£5,000
Date
17 Mar 2017
Source
Rolls Royce
Value
£5,000
Date
12 Aug 2016
Source
Engineering & Technology Board
Value
£5,000
Date
22 Jul 2016
Source
Imeche
Value
£5,000
Date
10 May 2016
Source
Boeing Defence
Value
£5,000
Date
4 Mar 2016
Source
Rolls Royce
Value
£5,000
Date
29 Jan 2016
Source
Atkins Global
Value
£5,000
Date
14 Dec 2015
Source
Bosch
Value
£5,000
Date
21 Aug 2015
Source
Engineering and Technology Board
Value
£5,000
Date
7 Aug 2015
Source
Institution of Mechanical Engineers
Value
£5,000
Former APPG Officers
None Portrait
Lord Ravensdale
Officer
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019