Greater Manchester APPG

First Registered: 29/03/2017 • Last updated on: 07/08/2020

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To bring MPs and peers of all parties together with key leaders - the Mayor and those in local government, the private and voluntary sector, and social enterprise - to help maximise future investment in the region for the benefit of all the communities of Greater Manchester.


Current Members
Name Role Party Date Joined
Lucy Powell Chair & Registered Contact Labour (Co-op) (Manchester Central) 29 Mar 2017
Jonathan Reynolds Secretary Labour (Co-op) (Stalybridge and Hyde) 29 Mar 2017
Yasmin Qureshi Treasurer Labour (Bolton South East) 29 Mar 2017
Lord Goddard of Stockport Vice Chair Liberal Democrat 29 Mar 2017
Jim McMahon Vice Chair Labour (Co-op) (Oldham West and Royton) 28 Sep 2017
Baroness Newlove Vice Chair Conservative 24 Feb 2020
Yvonne Fovargue Vice Chair Labour (Makerfield) 24 Feb 2020
Afzal Khan Vice Chair Labour (Manchester, Gorton) 24 Feb 2020
Navendu Mishra Vice Chair Labour (Stockport) 24 Feb 2020
Greater Manchester APPG Contact Details as of 7 Aug 2020

Registered Contact:

Lucy Powell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4402. Email: contact@lucypowell.org.uk .

Public Enquiry Point:

DevoConnect, c/o Workplace, 4th Floor Churchgate House, 56 Oxford St, Manchester M1 6EU. Tel: 07976 263 869. Email: gill@devoconnect.co.uk

Secretariat:

DevoConnect acts as the group's secretariat. https://devoconnect.co.uk/

Group's Website:

https://gmappg.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date Source Value Benefit Received
21 Jan 2020 DevoConnect DevoConnect is paid by United Utilities, Greater Manchester Housing Providers (GMHP), Amey, GMCVO, Manchester Airport (MAG), Electricity North West (ENW) to act as the group's secretariat   From : 21/01/2020 To : 20/01/2021 £27,001
4 Jul 2018 DevoConnect Secretariat   From : 04/07/2018 To : 03/07/2019 £24,001
4 Jul 2017 DevoConnect Secretariat   From : 04/07/2017 To : 03/07/2018 £12,001
7 Feb 2017 Devo Connect Secretariat   From : 07/02/2017 To : 06/02/2018 £12,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Greater Manchester APPG

Former Members
Name Role Party Joined on Departed on
Chris Green Vice-Chair Conservative (Bolton West) 28 Sep 2017 5 Nov 2019
Baroness Morris of Bolton Vice-Chair Conservative 29 Mar 2017 5 Nov 2019
Mr Ivan Lewis Vice-Chair Independent (Bury South) 29 Mar 2017 10 Oct 2018