General Aviation APPG

First Registered: 15/02/2017 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To promote the objective - as set out by the British Government - of making the UK the best country in the world for General Aviation through inspiring both current and future generations to take up science, technology, engineering and mathematics, thereby creating high-tech jobs and growth in our economy.

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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10 Current APPG Officers
Kelly Tolhurst Portrait
Kelly Tolhurst
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Rochester and Strood
Joined: 15th February 2017
2 APPG Memberships
Latvia , Women and Enterprise
Roger Gale Portrait
Roger Gale
President
Conservative - North Thanet
Joined: 15th February 2017
James Duddridge Portrait
James Duddridge
Vice Chair
Conservative - Rochford and Southend East
Joined: 28th September 2017
1 APPG Membership
Running
Lord Stevens of Kirkwhelpington Portrait
Lord Stevens of Kirkwhelpington
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 15th February 2017
1 APPG Membership
War Crimes
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Kelly Tolhurst MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5387.

Email: kelly.tolhurst.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Matthew Bolshaw, Hayward Aviation Ltd, Chipperfield, Back Lane, Letchmore Heath, Hertfordshire WD25 8EJ

Email: bolshaw@btinternet.com

Group's Website:

http://www.generalaviationappg.uk/

No benefits in kind are on record for the General Aviation APPG

Date
13 May 2020
Source
HQ Aviation Ltd
Value
£3,000
Date
4 Feb 2020
Source
River Oak Strategic Partners Limited
Value
£5,000
Date
6 Sep 2019
Source
Stobart Group PLC
Value
£15,000
Date
20 Jun 2019
Source
JLT Management Services Limited
Value
£5,000
Date
10 May 2019
Source
London Luton Airport Operations Ltd
Value
£10,000
Date
28 Feb 2019
Source
Boeing Defence UK Ltd
Value
£7,500
Date
11 Feb 2019
Source
Heathrow Airport Ltd
Value
£15,000
Date
4 Feb 2019
Source
London City Airport Ltd
Value
£10,000
Date
21 Dec 2018
Source
easyJet Airline Company Limited
Value
£5,000
Date
7 Dec 2018
Source
Manchester Airport Group PLC
Value
£15,000
Date
13 Jul 2018
Source
Cargo Logic Air
Value
£10,000
Date
12 Jul 2018
Source
Boeing UK Ltd
Value
£5,000
Date
9 Jul 2018
Source
Royal Oak Strategic Partners
Value
£15,000
Date
9 Jul 2018
Source
River Oak Strategic Partners
Value
£15,000
Date
14 Jun 2018
Source
JLT Management Services Ltd
Value
£5,000
Date
20 Apr 2018
Source
London Southend Airport Ltd
Value
£15,000
Date
12 Feb 2018
Source
Boeing Defence UK Ltd
Value
£5,000
Date
15 Jan 2018
Source
London Luton Airport Operations Ltd
Value
£8,500
Date
20 Dec 2017
Source
JLT Management Services Ltd
Value
£2,000
Date
19 Dec 2017
Source
Heathrow Airport Ltd
Value
£15,000
Date
4 Sep 2017
Source
JLT Management
Value
£3,000
Former APPG Officers
Lord Rotherwick Portrait
Lord Rotherwick
Vice Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 29th December 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Steve Double Portrait
Steve Double
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - St Austell and Newquay
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 17th November 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Robert Courts Portrait
Robert Courts
Vice Chair
Conservative - Witney
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 10th March 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 23rd October 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
Luke Pollard Portrait
Luke Pollard
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Bill Grant Portrait
Bill Grant
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Glyn Davies Portrait
Glyn Davies
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Montgomeryshire
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships
David Jones Portrait
David Jones
Vice Chair
Conservative - Clwyd West
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 11th September 2019
Grant Shapps Portrait
Grant Shapps
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Welwyn Hatfield
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Gavin Newlands Portrait
Gavin Newlands
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Joined: 21st November 2018
Departed: 11th September 2019
Iain Stewart Portrait
Iain Stewart
Vice Chair
Conservative - Milton Keynes South
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 18th July 2018
No other APPG Memberships
None Portrait
Byron Davies
Chair & Registered Contact
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Gerald Howarth Portrait
Gerald Howarth
President
Conservative - Former Member for Aldershot
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Danny Kinahan Portrait
Danny Kinahan
Vice Chair
Ulster Unionist Party - Former Member for South Antrim
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Steven Paterson Portrait
Steven Paterson
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Stirling
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships