Events APPG

First Registered: 27/01/2021 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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Cross-party group made up of members from both Houses which acts as a voice in Parliament for the UK’s vital £84 billion world-leading events sector.

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Recent Documents related to Events

1. Events Research Programme - Science
04/06/2021 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: Guidance Events Research Programme - Science Events Research Programme (ERP) is

2. International Business Events Action Plan
28/06/2019 - VisitBritain
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Found: The UK Government™s International Business Events Action Plan2019-2025Department forDigital, Culture

3. International Business Events Action Plan
28/06/2019 - Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
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Found: The UK Government™s International Business Events Action Plan2019-2025Department forDigital, Culture

4. Events Research Programme: Phase I findings
25/06/2021 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: Policy paper Events Research Programme: Phase I findings This report summarises

5. Live Events Reinsurance Scheme
06/09/2021 - Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
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Found: Live Events Reinsurance Scheme Headline scheme rules for the Live Events Reinsurance Scheme

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Events

1. Events Research Programme
22/06/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: conducted 14 pilot events across two phases since April. The findings from these events will inform decisions - Speech Link

2. Events Research Programme
23/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: “The world-leading events research programme has conducted 14 pilot events across two phases since - Speech Link
2: the Government will now run a third phase of the events research programme. This phase will gather more - Speech Link
3: not shown any evidence of the events causing outbreaks. If the events had, we would have communicated - Speech Link

3. Fiscal Support for Events Industry: Covid-19
13/10/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: this House has considered fiscal support for the events industry during the covid-19 outbreak.It - Speech Link

4. Live Events: Government-backed Insurance
23/03/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: considered Government-backed insurance for live events.Everybody here today will be aware that - Speech Link
2: day debate a couple of weeks ago. The risks to events taking place this year revolve around three things: - Speech Link

5. Music Festivals: Covid-19-related Cancellations
27/04/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: festivals to ensure that they survive and can put on events in future. We are aware of the sector’s concern - Speech Link
2: chance to enjoy live events as quickly as possible, and that is what is behind our events research programme - Speech Link
3: Clancarty for help to jumpstart the insurance for live events. Is the Minister able to update us at all on bilateral - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Events
1. Solar Events
asked by: Paul Maynard
15/07/2020
... what discussions he has had with the National Grid on preparedness for a coronal mass ejection.

2. Solar Events
asked by: Paul Maynard
15/07/2020
... what discussions he has had with the Civil Contingencies Secretariat on the UK's preparedness for a coronal mass ejection.

3. Events Industry
asked by: Maria Eagle
07/10/2020
... what assessment his Department has made of the contribution of the live events industry to the UK economy.

4. Events Industry
asked by: Dan Poulter
08/09/2020
... if he will publish a long-term strategy to support the re-opening of the live events sector as covid-19 lockdown restrictions are eased.

5. Events Industry
asked by: Alec Shelbrooke
23/07/2020
... if he can provide a timeframe for the events and exhibitions sector on when gatherings of more than 30 people will be allowed.

Latest Questions
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9 Current APPG Officers
Theresa Villiers Portrait
Theresa Villiers
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Chipping Barnet
Joined: 27th January 2021
Robert Largan Portrait
Robert Largan
Vice Chair
Conservative - High Peak
Joined: 27th January 2021
Bob Seely Portrait
Bob Seely
Vice Chair
Conservative - Isle of Wight
Joined: 27th January 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Theresa Villiers MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA.

Public Enquiry Point:

Robert Wright, davies tanner, Longford House, Mount Ephraim Road, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN1 1EN . Tel: 01892 619 100

Email: appg@daviestanner.com

Secretariat:

davies tanner acts as the group's secretariat. https://daviestanner.com/

Benefits in Kind
Date
8 Dec 2020
Source
davies tanner
Description
Secretariat   From : 08/12/2020 To : 07/12/2021
Value
£16,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Events APPG