Festivals APPG

First Registered: 28/06/2023 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To represent the views of independent festivals across the UK and support the industry in Parliament.

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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APPG Supplied Content

APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

Both text content and attached files submitted through this facility is indexed by our website, and made available through both the search function and relevant e-mail alerts. Any of our users registered for an alert which matches your content, will receive a link making them aware of its publication.

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6 Current APPG Officers
Pete Wishart Portrait
Pete Wishart
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Perth and North Perthshire
Joined: 28th June 2023
Damian Green Portrait
Damian Green
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ashford
Joined: 28th June 2023
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Giles Watling MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA.

Email: giles.watling.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Megan Williams, Pepper Shackleton Wellard

Email: Meg.williams@peppershackletonwellard.com


Pepper Shackleton Wellard acts as the group's secretariat. https://peppershackletonwellard.com/

6 Jun 2023
Pepper Shackleton Wellard
Pepper Shackleton Wellard is paid by AIF and UK hospitality to act as the group's secretariat   From : 06/06/2023 To : 05/06/2024

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Festivals APPG

Former APPG Officers
Mark Fletcher Portrait
Mark Fletcher
Vice Chair
Conservative - Bolsover
Joined: 28th June 2023
Departed: 1st November 2023
1 APPG Membership
Domestic Violence and Abuse