Further Education and Lifelong Learning APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 22/07/2022

To promote and develop the interests of further education, adult learning, skills sectors and to advise government ministers on matters of concern to those sectors.

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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6 Current APPG Officers
Stephen Farry Portrait
Stephen Farry
Vice Chair
Alliance - North Down
Joined: 8th April 2020
Lord Addington Portrait
Lord Addington
Liberal Democrat - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 15th June 2022
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Peter Aldous MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7182.

Email: peter.aldous.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

David MacKenzie, Association of Colleges, 2-5 Stedham Place, London WC1A 1HU. Tel: 020 7034 9917

Email: David.MacKenzie@aoc.co.uk


The Association of Colleges acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.aoc.co.uk/

Group's Website:


26 Feb 2022
The Association of Colleges
Secretariat   From : 26/02/2022 To : 25/02/2023
26 Feb 2021
The Association of Colleges
Secretariat   From : 26/02/2021 To : 26/02/2022

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Further Education and Lifelong Learning APPG

Former APPG Officers
Peter Kyle Portrait
Peter Kyle
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Hove
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 4th November 2020
1 APPG Membership
Tidy Britain
Michelle Donelan Portrait
Michelle Donelan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Chippenham
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Pat Glass Portrait
Pat Glass
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for North West Durham
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 13th November 2015
No other APPG Memberships