Music APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To provide a discussion forum between the music industry and parliamentarians.

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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25 Current APPG Officers
Pete Wishart Portrait
Pete Wishart
Co-Chair
Scottish National Party - Perth and North Perthshire
Joined: 30th July 2015
4 APPG Memberships
Beer , Intellectual Property , Ticket Abuse , Writers
Greg Knight Portrait
Greg Knight
Co-Chair
Conservative - East Yorkshire
Joined: 15th June 2022
Dehenna Davison Portrait
Dehenna Davison
Treasurer
Conservative - Bishop Auckland
Joined: 24th February 2020
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Vice Chair
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 23rd October 2019
72 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Afrikan Reparations , Ageing and Older People , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Citizens' Rights , Commonwealth , Community Development in Europe , Croatia , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Dentistry and Oral Health , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Ethnic Minority Business Owners , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Frozen British Pensions , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , London's Planning and Built Environment , Longevity , Manufacturing , Maternity , Media , Metaverse and Web 3.0 , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development , Park Homes , Performing Arts Education and Training , Photography , Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 , Race and Community , Religion in the Media , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , South Africa , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs , Zimbabwe
Nigel Evans Portrait
Nigel Evans
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ribble Valley
Joined: 30th July 2015
6 APPG Memberships
Bahrain , Beer , Belize , Gibraltar , Qatar , Taiwan
Lord Jones of Cheltenham Portrait
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 15th June 2022
David Morris Portrait
David Morris
Vice Chair
Conservative - Morecambe and Lunesdale
Joined: 30th July 2015
Lord Tyrie Portrait
Lord Tyrie
Vice Chair
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Watts Portrait
Lord Watts
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
1 APPG Membership
Belize
Ellie Reeves Portrait
Ellie Reeves
Vice Chair
Labour - Lewisham West and Penge
Joined: 15th June 2022
Mark Eastwood Portrait
Mark Eastwood
Vice Chair
Conservative - Dewsbury
Joined: 15th June 2022
Stephanie Peacock Portrait
Stephanie Peacock
Vice Chair
Labour - Barnsley East
Joined: 15th June 2022
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Kevin Brennan MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8156.

Email: brennank@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Matt Bold, UK Music, Savoy Hill House, 7-10 Savoy Hill, London WC2R 0BU. Tel: 020 3713 8444

Email: matt.boldl@ukmusic.org

Secretariat:

UK Music acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.ukmusic.org/

Group's Website:

http://allpartymusicgroup.org.uk/

Date
11 Feb 2022
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2022 To : 10/02/2023
Value
£3,001
Date
11 Feb 2021
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2021 To : 10/02/2022
Value
£3,001
Date
11 Feb 2020
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 11/02/2020 To : 10/02/2021
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2019
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2019 To : 03/07/2020
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2017
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2017 To : 03/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
4 Jul 2017
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 04/07/2017 To : 04/07/2018
Value
£3,001
Date
13 Dec 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Lunch held on 13 December 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
23 Mar 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Event held on 23 March 2016
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£3,001
Date
12 Oct 2015
Source
UK Music
Description
Event held on 12 October 2015
Value
£1,501
Date
12 Oct 2015
Source
BPI
Description
Event held on 12 October 2015
Value
£1,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
UK Music
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Music APPG

Former APPG Officers
David Warburton Portrait
David Warburton
Chair & Registered Contact
Independent - Somerton and Frome
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 4th May 2022
Dawn Butler Portrait
Dawn Butler
Vice Chair
Labour - Brent Central
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 4th May 2022
Andrea Jenkyns Portrait
Andrea Jenkyns
Treasurer
Conservative - Morley and Outwood
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 6th October 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Andrea Jenkyns Portrait
Andrea Jenkyns
Treasurer
Conservative - Morley and Outwood
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 24th February 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Luciana Berger Portrait
Luciana Berger
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Liverpool, Wavertree
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
James Frith Portrait
James Frith
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Bury North
Joined: 5th November 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Treasurer
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 6th June 2018
Nigel Adams Portrait
Nigel Adams
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Selby and Ainsty
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Michelle Thomson Portrait
Michelle Thomson
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Edinburgh West
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Andrew Bingham Portrait
Andrew Bingham
Secretary
Conservative - Former Member for High Peak
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships