Polar Regions APPG

First Registered: 28/09/2017 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

Informing MPs and Peers about topical issues affecting the Arctic and Antarctic.

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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12 Current APPG Officers
James Gray Portrait
James Gray
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - North Wiltshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Haworth Portrait
Lord Haworth
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
3 APPG Memberships
Energy Costs , Georgia , Mountaineering
Matt Western Portrait
Matt Western
Vice Chair
Labour - Warwick and Leamington
Joined: 24th February 2020
Baroness Jay of Paddington Portrait
Baroness Jay of Paddington
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Neville-Jones Portrait
Baroness Neville-Jones
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Cromwell Portrait
Lord Cromwell
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 28th September 2017
Lord Lisvane Portrait
Lord Lisvane
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Garnier Portrait
Mark Garnier
Treasurer
Conservative - Wyre Forest
Joined: 24th February 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

James Gray MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6237.

Email: jamesgraymp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Sophie Montagne, APPG Polar Regions, Office of James Gray MP, Houses of Parliament, London SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 6237

Email: info@appgpolarregions.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Polar Regions APPG

Date
27 Jan 2022
Source
Mamont Foundation
Value
£50,000
Date
19 Mar 2020
Source
Mamont Foundation
Value
£7,000
Date
8 Feb 2019
Source
Mamont Foundation
Value
£50,000
Date
12 Dec 2018
Source
Royal Norwegian Embassy in London
Value
£2,000
Date
31 Oct 2018
Source
Royal Norwegian Embassy in London
Value
£1,781
Date
2 Jul 2018
Source
WWF UK
Value
£2,000
Date
29 May 2018
Source
Mamont Foundation
Value
£10,000
Date
6 Feb 2018
Source
Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation
Value
£10,000
Date
2 Feb 2018
Source
Mamont Foundation
Value
£50,000
Former APPG Officers
Lord Hunt of Chesterton Portrait
Lord Hunt of Chesterton
Deputy Chairman
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th October 2021
No other APPG Memberships
David Amess Portrait
David Amess
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Southend West
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Stephen Hepburn Portrait
Stephen Hepburn
Vice Chair
Independent - Former Member for Jarrow
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Hannay of Chiswick Portrait
Lord Hannay of Chiswick
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 11th September 2019
Lord Greenway Portrait
Lord Greenway
Co-Treasurer
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 11th September 2019
1 APPG Membership
Maritime and Ports
Lord Truscott Portrait
Lord Truscott
Co-Secretary
Non-affiliated - Life peer
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 11th September 2019
2 APPG Memberships
Maldives , Taiwan
Imran Ahmad Khan Portrait
Imran Ahmad Khan
Co-Secretary
Independent - Former Member for Wakefield
Joined: 18th July 2018
Departed: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Gavin Shuker Portrait
Gavin Shuker
Vice Chairman
Independent - Former Member for Luton South
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
No other APPG Memberships
Anne-Marie Trevelyan Portrait
Anne-Marie Trevelyan
Vice Chairman
Conservative - Berwick-upon-Tweed
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 6th June 2018
1 APPG Membership
Armed Forces Covenant