Issues Affecting Men and Boys APPG

First Registered: 21/04/2021 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To raise awareness of disadvantages and poor outcomes faced by men and boys in education, mental/physical health and law; to influence attitudes, role models, policy and legislation that will lead to positive differences to their well-being and lives.

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'A Boy Today' report - 24th February 2022

This is the first report of this APPG.  It asks the question: 'What is it like to be a boy today, growing up in the UK?'

Based on evidence from …

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10 Current APPG Officers
Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede Portrait
Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
2 APPG Memberships
Drugs, Alcohol and Justice , Taxation
Lord Farmer Portrait
Lord Farmer
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 15th June 2022
Baroness Eaton Portrait
Baroness Eaton
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Baroness Burt of Solihull Portrait
Baroness Burt of Solihull
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 28th June 2023
Ben Bradley Portrait
Ben Bradley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Mansfield
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Nick Fletcher MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 5192.


Public Enquiry Point:

Mike Bell, Equi-Law UK


Group's Website:

No benefits in kind are on record for the Issues Affecting Men and Boys APPG

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Former APPG Officers
None Portrait
Margaret Ferrier
Vice Chair
Joined: 15th June 2022
Departed: 9th August 2023
Mark Jenkinson Portrait
Mark Jenkinson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Workington
Joined: 21st April 2021
Departed: 17th May 2023