Sport and Physical Activity in the Criminal Justice System APPG

First Registered: 21/04/2021 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To be the central, constructive, cross-party voice in parliament that promotes the benefits of sport-based interventions and physical activity as effective tools for the diversion and prevention of crime and the rehabilitation of people involved with the criminal justice system.

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Recent Documents related to Sport and Physical Activity in the Criminal Justice System

1. Sport and Physical Activity in the Criminal Justice System
21/04/2021 - APPGs

Found: that promotes the benefits of sport-based interventions and physical activity as effective tools for the

2. 9th Special Report - Changing Lives: the social impact of participation in culture and sport: Government Response to the Committee's Eleventh Report
09/09/2019 - Inquiry: The Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: the social impact of participation in culture and sport: Government Response to the Committee's Eleventh

3. Ministry of Justice - written evidence
15/01/2019 - Inquiry: The Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: of State for Justice Dear DamianFOLLOW UP INFORMATION FOR DIGITAL, CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT COMMITTEEI

4. 2nd Chance Group CIC - written evidence
12/06/2018 - Inquiry: The Social Impact of Participation in Culture and Sport - Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
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Found: behalf of the Alliance of Sport   Executive Summary The Alliance of Sport empowers its global network

5. Sport a pillar of youth rehabilitation: Minister publishes independent review
11/08/2018 - Ministry of Justice
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Found: Sport a pillar of youth rehabilitation: Minister publishes independent

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Recent Speeches related to Sport and Physical Activity in the Criminal Justice System

1. Oral Answers to Questions
04/06/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: uniform who are taking their own lives due to physical and mental pressures at work. Will the Minister - Speech Link
2: Will he take on board the recommendations of the Justice Committee—in particular, our suggestion for a workforce - Speech Link
3: pressures that they are under is a welcome part of the system. However, I will be happy to speak further to him - Speech Link

2. Oral Answers to Questions
05/11/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: Speaker. Today, the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee has called before it the English Football - Speech Link
2: Under-Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, my hon. Friend the Member for Mid Worcestershire - Speech Link
3: previous lockdown, and we opened up grassroots sport and leisure facilities as soon as it was safe to - Speech Link

3. Sports Coaches (Positions of Trust)
04/03/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: and I remember feeling an element of pride in how sport reacted to those horrific stories. The FA did what - Speech Link
2: part in a 2018 debate on safeguarding children in sport when she was Sports Minister, and I was very thankful - Speech Link
3: to what sport was doing in 2016 and early 2017 to maximise protections against abuse in sport. As well - Speech Link

4. Local Sporting Heroes
13/11/2018 - Westminster Hall

1: Bevan, for one—but it is those from the field of sport who I will look at today. They are people such as - Speech Link
2: even though they participated in an international sport. Will he join me in celebrating the achievement - Speech Link
3: contribution to sport.However, I also want to look at one of the best ways to do justice to the record - Speech Link

5. Oral Answers to Questions
13/02/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: me. There are already controls on advertising in sport—the whistle-to-whistle ban is a step forward—and - Speech Link
2: machines review, the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, the NHS lead on mental health, the Children’s - Speech Link
3: participate in sport and physical activity, regardless of their background or ability. Sport England is investing - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Sport and Physical Activity in the Criminal Justice System
1. Youth Justice System Review
asked by: Richard Burgon
22/05/2019
... (b) partially and (c) not achieved.

2. Criminal Justice Royal Commission
asked by: Matthew Offord
09/11/2020
... when the proposed Royal Commission on Criminal Justice announced in the Queen's Speech of December 2019 will begin taking evidence.

3. Criminal Justice Royal Commission
asked by: Sarah Jones
27/10/2020
... (b) timetable and (c) terms of reference of the proposed Royal Commission on Criminal Justice announced in the Queen's Speech of December 2019.

4. Criminal Justice Royal Commission
asked by: Lord German
21/07/2021
... what work has been undertaken by the team of officials appointed to work on the royal commission on criminal justice since November 2020; and what work are they currently undertaking.

5. European Criminal Records Information System
asked by: Matthew Offord
17/12/2020
... what UK mechanism will replace the EU European Criminal Records Information System on 1 January 2021.

Latest Questions
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6 Current APPG Officers
Clive Efford Portrait
Clive Efford
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Eltham
Joined: 21st April 2021
No other APPG Memberships
Baroness Sater Portrait
Baroness Sater
Co-Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
1 APPG Membership
Sport
Lord McNally Portrait
Lord McNally
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Helen Grant Portrait
Helen Grant
Vice Chair
Conservative - Maidstone and The Weald
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Clive Efford MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 4057.

Email: effordc@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

James Mapstone, Alliance of Sport in Criminal Justice, Henfield Business Park, Westerleigh Rd, Henfield, Bristol BS36 2UP. Tel: 01179 571 832

Email: james@allianceofsport.org

Secretariat:

Alliance of Sport in Criminal Justice acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.allianceofsport.org

Group's Website:

https://allianceofsport.org/power-of-sport/appg-spacjs/

Benefits in Kind
Date
8 Mar 2021
Source
Alliance of Sport in Criminal Justice
Description
Secretariat   From : 08/03/2021 To : 07/03/2022
Value
£6,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Sport and Physical Activity in the Criminal Justice System APPG