Faith and Society APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 01/07/2020

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To highlight the contribution to society by faith-based organisations, to identify best practice, and to promote understanding of the groups providing innovative solutions around the country.


Current Members
Name Role Party Date Joined
Stephen Timms Chair & Registered Contact Labour (East Ham) 30 Jul 2015
Fiona Bruce Vice Chair Conservative (Congleton) 30 Jul 2015
Sir Gary Streeter Vice Chair Conservative (South West Devon) 30 Jul 2015
Baroness Neuberger Vice Chair Crossbench 30 Jul 2015
Lord Singh of Wimbledon Vice Chair Crossbench 28 Sep 2017
David Linden Vice Chair Scottish National Party (Glasgow East) 24 Feb 2020
Jon Cruddas Vice Chair Labour (Dagenham and Rainham) 24 Feb 2020
Mr David Lammy Secretary Labour (Tottenham) 30 Jul 2015
Steve Double Treasurer Conservative (St Austell and Newquay) 30 Jul 2015
Faith and Society APPG Contact Details as of 1 Jul 2020

Registered Contact:

Stephen Timms MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4000. Email: timmss@parliament.uk.

Public Enquiry Point:

Matthew Allen, FaithAction, LifeLine House, 25 Neville Road, Dagenham RM8 3QS. Tel: 0800 804 8829. Email: matthew.allen@faithaction.net

Secretariat:

FaithAction acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.faithaction.net/

Group's Website:

http://www.faithandsociety.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date Source Value Benefit Received
21 Jan 2020 FaithAction Secretariat   From : 21/01/2020 To : 20/01/2021 £6,001
18 Jul 2018 FaithAction Secretariat   From : 18/07/2018 To : 17/07/2019 £3,001
18 Jul 2017 FaithAction Secretariat   From : 18/07/2017 To : 17/07/2018 £3,001
7 Jun 2016 FaithAction Secretariat   From : 07/06/2016 To : 06/06/2017 £3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Faith and Society APPG

Former Members
Name Role Party Joined on Departed on
Mr Gary Streeter Vice Chair Conservative (South West Devon) 30 Jul 2015 21 Nov 2018
Lord Tyler Vice Chair Liberal Democrat 30 Jul 2015 2 May 2017