Outdoor Learning APPG

First Registered: 16/12/2020 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To provide a platform and focus for the various representative organisations involved in the outdoor learning sector; to encourage their access to parliamentarians; and to enable collaboration and discussion.

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Recent Documents related to Outdoor Learning

1. Pesticide usage survey: outdoor vegetable crops in the United Kingdom, 2017
28/02/2019 - Health and Safety Executive
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Found: Pesticide usage survey: outdoor vegetable crops in the United Kingdom, 2017 - GOV

2. England’s largest outdoor learning project reveals children more motivated to learn when outside
14/07/2016 - Natural England
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Found: England’s largest outdoor learning project reveals children more motivated to

3. Outdoor Learning
16/12/2020 - APPGs

Found: representative organisations involved in the outdoor learning sector; to encourage their access to parliamentarians;

4. HS2 Phase One: granting deemed planning permission for Water Orton Primary School's relocation
04/09/2018 - Department for Transport
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Found: Weldmesh fencing - 1200mm high SITE - Grass - Soft Outdoor PE Proposed landscape mounding. Proposed landscape

5. HS2 Phase One: granting deemed planning permission for Water Orton Primary School's relocation
04/09/2018 - High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
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Found: Weldmesh fencing - 1200mm high SITE - Grass - Soft Outdoor PE Proposed landscape mounding. Proposed landscape

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Outdoor Learning

1. Education After Covid-19
23/03/2021 - Westminster Hall

1: two. We know that long holidays can damage kids’ learning. I remember going back to school in September - Speech Link
2: fruit of that dropping from the tree now—lost learning, and young people with deep mental health concerns - Speech Link

2. Schools: Outdoor Classroom Day
15/03/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: Majesty’s Government how they plan to support Outdoor Classroom Day, to be held on 17 May; and whether - Speech Link
2: such learning, and events such as this serve a useful purpose in raising awareness for outdoor learning - Speech Link
3: spent in outdoor learning? Does he agree with Sir David Attenborough, the patron of Learning through Landscapes - Speech Link

3. Education Recovery
07/06/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: continuous actions are required to help recover lost learning. That is why we have already made provision available - Speech Link
2: home schooling and supporting their children’s learning. Most importantly, the Government have failed - Speech Link
3: moments of time, but about timeless moments. Our outdoor learning and education centres are experts in creating - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: Education Settings
06/07/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: and young people have been back in the classroom learning with their friends and teachers. That is hugely - Speech Link
2: past 15 months to keep children and young people learning.Just over an hour ago, the Department for - Speech Link
3: impact on helping children to catch up on lost learning. That is why we are making such a substantial - Speech Link

5. Covid-19: Road Map
22/02/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: The sequence will be driven by the evidence, so outdoor activity will be prioritised as the best way to - Speech Link
2: disruption to the running of schools and children’s learning. We do not want that again. That is why Labour - Speech Link
3: by this pandemic first, not least people with learning disabilities. They have died at rates that are - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Outdoor Learning
1. Outdoor Education
asked by: Justin Madders
03/02/2021
... what recent assessment his Department has made of the role of outdoor education centres in a child’s development.

2. Outdoor Recreation
asked by: Tim Loughton
20/07/2020
... what in-situ (a) hoards and (b) other archaeological finds found on metal-detecting rallies and club events have been excavated without archaeological support in 2020; what assessment his Department has made of the level of loss to knowledge of those excavations.

3. Outdoor Recreation
asked by: Tim Loughton
20/07/2020
... (c) ensure that in-situ archaeology is protected and (d) ensure that archaeological finds made on their events are lawfully exported.

4. Outdoor Education
asked by: Lord Taylor of Warwick
24/06/2020
... they have for outdoor schooling during the summer.

5. Outdoor Education
asked by: David Amess
15/03/2021
... what assessment he has made of the potential contribution that residential summer camps can play in promoting (a) character development and (b) social mixing as part of young people’s education.

Latest Questions
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9 Current APPG Officers
Neil Hudson Portrait
Neil Hudson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Penrith and The Border
Joined: 16th December 2020
2 APPG Memberships
Animal Welfare , Horse
Richard Drax Portrait
Richard Drax
Vice Chair
Conservative - South Dorset
Joined: 16th December 2020
No other APPG Memberships
Virginia Crosbie Portrait
Virginia Crosbie
Vice Chair
Conservative - Ynys Môn
Joined: 16th December 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Robin Millar MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: robin.millar.mp@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Outdoor Learning APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Outdoor Learning APPG