Food and Drink APPG

First Registered: 08/04/2020 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To act as the voice of food and drink in parliament. The Group serves to raise the profile of the food and drink industry, allowing MPs and Peers to explore issues affecting the industry through a programme of events, topical discussions, and site visits.

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.

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5 Current APPG Officers
John Stevenson Portrait
John Stevenson
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Carlisle
Joined: 8th April 2020
Baroness McIntosh of Pickering Portrait
Baroness McIntosh of Pickering
Co-Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Nigel Mills Portrait
Nigel Mills
Conservative - Amber Valley
Joined: 8th April 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

John Stevenson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA.

Email: No email supplied

Public Enquiry Point:

Julie Byers, Food and Drink Federation, 10 Bloomsbury Way, London WC1A 2SL. Tel: 020 7420 7114



Food and Drink Federation acts as the group's secretariat.

Group's Website:

17 Mar 2021
Food and Drink Federation
Secretariat   From : 17/03/2021 To : 16/03/2022
17 Mar 2020
Food and Drink Federation
Secretariat   From : 17/03/2020 To : 16/03/2021

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Food and Drink APPG

Former APPG Officers
David Linden Portrait
David Linden
Co-Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Glasgow East
Joined: 8th April 2020
Departed: 21st April 2021