Racing and Bloodstock APPG

First Registered: 24/02/2020 • Last updated on: 15/06/2022

To keep parliamentarians and the government up to date with issues in horseracing and bloodstock; to foster good relations with the various parts of horseracing, and between them; and for connected purposes.

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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7 Current APPG Officers
Laurence Robertson Portrait
Laurence Robertson
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Tewkesbury
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Astor of Hever Portrait
Lord Astor of Hever
Joint Secretary
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 4th May 2022
8 APPG Memberships
Bahrain , Kazakhstan , Kuwait , Laos , Oman , Polo , Thailand , War Heritage
Lord Lipsey Portrait
Lord Lipsey
Joint Secretary
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 4th May 2022
2 APPG Memberships
Greyhound , Social Media
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Mr Laurence Robertson MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4196.


No benefits in kind are on record for the Racing and Bloodstock APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Racing and Bloodstock APPG

Former APPG Officers
Viscount Falkland Portrait
Viscount Falkland
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 23rd March 2022
1 APPG Membership
Arts and Heritage
Lord Addington Portrait
Lord Addington
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 10th March 2021
Departed: 23rd March 2022
Lord Donoughue Portrait
Lord Donoughue
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 23rd March 2022
1 APPG Membership
Betting and Gaming
Victoria Prentis Portrait
Victoria Prentis
Vice Chair
Conservative - Banbury
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
No other APPG Memberships