Space APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 04/05/2022

To raise awareness in Parliament of the importance and opportunities of space based capabilities to the UK economy, policy making, society and the space community; to highlight and promote the benefits from the UK's investment in space and its leading role within the global space economy.

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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13 Current APPG Officers
David Morris Portrait
David Morris
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Morecambe and Lunesdale
Joined: 30th July 2015
Mark Garnier Portrait
Mark Garnier
Vice Chair
Conservative - Wyre Forest
Joined: 30th July 2015
Jamie Stone Portrait
Jamie Stone
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Joined: 10th October 2018
Chris Skidmore Portrait
Chris Skidmore
Vice Chair
Conservative - Kingswood
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Lord Willetts Portrait
Lord Willetts
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 2nd June 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

David Morris MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7234.

Email: david.morris.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Thom Rawlinson, ADS Ltd, Salamanca Square, 9 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SP. Tel: 020 7091 1129

Email: thom.rawlinson@adsgroup.org.uk

Secretariat:

ADS Ltd acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.adsgroup.org.uk/

Date
15 Jan 2021
Source
ADS Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 15/01/2021 To : 14/01/2022
Value
£1,501
Date
15 Jan 2020
Source
ADS LtD
Description
Secretariat   From : 15/01/2020 To : 14/01/2021
Value
£1,501
Date
5 Jul 2019
Source
ADS LtD
Description
Secretariat   From : 05/07/2019 To : 04/07/2020
Value
£1,501
Date
30 Jan 2018
Source
UK Space (Trade Association)
Description
Annual reception held on 30/01/2018
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2017
Source
Sarah Chilman
Description
Sarah Chilman is funded by UK Space (the trade association) to act as the APPG's secretariat   From : 01/01/2017 To : 31/12/2017
Value
£7,501
Date
7 Dec 2016
Source
UK Space (the trade association)
Description
Reception held on 7 December 2016
Value
£6,001
Date
27 Jun 2016
Source
UK Space (the trade association)
Description
Reception held on 27 June 2016
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Sarah Chilman
Description
Sarah Chilman is funded by UK Space (the trade association) to act as the APPG's secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£7,501
Date
9 Dec 2015
Source
UK Space (the trade association)
Description
Reception held on 9 December 2015
Value
£4,501
Date
6 Jul 2015
Source
UK Space (the trade association)
Description
Reception
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Sarah Chilman
Description
Sarah Chilman is funded by UK Space (the trade association) to act as the APPG's secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£7,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Space APPG

Former APPG Officers
Steve Double Portrait
Steve Double
Vice Chair
Conservative - St Austell and Newquay
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 25th August 2021
1 APPG Membership
Laos
Adam Afriyie Portrait
Adam Afriyie
Patron
Conservative - Windsor
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st April 2021
Lord Hunt of Chesterton Portrait
Lord Hunt of Chesterton
Vice Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st April 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Pritchard Portrait
Mark Pritchard
Vice Chair
Conservative - The Wrekin
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 21st April 2021
Cheryl Gillan Portrait
Cheryl Gillan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Chesham and Amersham
Joined: 31st January 2018
Departed: 10th March 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Nigel Evans Portrait
Nigel Evans
President
Conservative - Ribble Valley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
8 APPG Memberships
Bahrain , Beer , Belize , Gibraltar , Music , Qatar , Taiwan , Wine and Spirits
Cheryl Gillan Portrait
Cheryl Gillan
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Chesham and Amersham
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 20th December 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Iain Wright Portrait
Iain Wright
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Hartlepool
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Alan Meale Portrait
Alan Meale
Secretary
Labour - Former Member for Mansfield
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Phillip Lee Portrait
Phillip Lee
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Bracknell
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 31st August 2016
No other APPG Memberships