Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Rights APPG

First Registered: 29/09/2015 • Last updated on: 05/11/2019

Note: This APPG was last registered on 5th November 2019. The APPG was not registered in the latest release of the 15th June 2022 and may be defunct.

To advance LGBT rights around the world. We provide a forum for parliamentarians and organisations across the public, private and third sectors to work together to champion LGBT rights and push back against abuse and discrimination. We principally focus on international LGBT rights but include domestic issues within our remit.

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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Former APPG Members
Lord Herbert of South Downs Portrait
Lord Herbert of South Downs
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Cashman Portrait
Lord Cashman
Vice-Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Peter Kyle Portrait
Peter Kyle
Vice-Chair
Labour - Hove
Joined: 13th February 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
1 APPG Membership
Tidy Britain
Stewart Malcolm McDonald Portrait
Stewart Malcolm McDonald
Vice-Chair
Scottish National Party - Glasgow South
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Lord Collins of Highbury Portrait
Lord Collins of Highbury
Treasurer
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Ben Howlett Portrait
Ben Howlett
Secretary
Conservative - Former Member for Bath
Joined: 29th September 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Date
2 Jul 2019
Source
Kaleidoscope Trust
Description
Costs met for APPG staff to attend a conference in South Africa from 2-12 July 2019; plus annual cost of maintaining the APPG's website
Value
£1,501
Date
13 Sep 2018
Source
Kaleidoscope Trust
Description
Kaleidoscope Trust is paid by the Baring Foundation to act as the group's secretariat   From : 13/09/2018 To : 12/09/2019
Value
£19,501
Date
5 May 2016
Source
Freshfields Bruckhas Deringer LLP
Value
£3,546