Esports APPG

First Registered: 29/08/2018 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To support esports.

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Recent Documents related to Esports

1. British Esports Association - written evidence
30/01/2019 - Inquiry: Immersive and addictive technologies - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: British Esports AssociationWritten evidence submitted by the British Esports Association Esports evidence

2. Pol Murphy - written evidence
21/05/2019 - Inquiry: Immersive and addictive technologies - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: gambling. As well as the acceptance and promotion of eSports as an actual sport which has prevented its growth

3. Fnatic - written evidence
30/01/2019 - Inquiry: Immersive and addictive technologies - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: Summary ●       Fnatic believes fundamentally that esports and immersive technology and media provide social

4. NSPCC - written evidence
30/01/2019 - Inquiry: Immersive and addictive technologies - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: watching esports. It is crucial that appropriate safeguarding measures are put in place as esports matures

5. ESL UK - written evidence
30/01/2019 - Inquiry: Immersive and addictive technologies - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: continue to be supported and recognised. ●        Esports is a particular growth area globally, and the UK

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7 Current APPG Officers
Karl McCartney Portrait
Karl McCartney
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Lincoln
Joined: 8th April 2020
Peter Bone Portrait
Peter Bone
Vice Chair
Conservative - Wellingborough
Joined: 8th May 2019
3 APPG Memberships
Alevis , American Football , Civic Societies
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Karl McCartney MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: karl.mccartney.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Mark Ramsdale, Three Lines Sport, c/o Karl McCartney MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

Email: secretary@appgesports.org

Group's Website:

http://www.appgesports.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
5 Feb 2020
Source
MR Sport
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/02/2020 To : 04/02/2021
Value
£22,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Esports APPG

Former APPG Officers
Tom Pursglove Portrait
Tom Pursglove
Vice Chair
Conservative - Corby
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 1st July 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Vaizey of Didcot Portrait
Lord Vaizey of Didcot
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 29th August 2018
Departed: 2nd January 2019