Transport Across the North APPG

First Registered: 31/07/2019 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To promote discussion and investment in all modes of transport across the North of England and to provide better opportunities for MPs representing Northern constituencies to meet with senior officials and receive briefings from Transport for the North.

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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6 Current APPG Officers
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Andrew Jones
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Harrogate and Knaresborough
Joined: 24th September 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Jones MP, 57 East Parade, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 5LQ. Tel: 01423 529614.

Public Enquiry Point:

James Barber, Transport for the North, Level 6, Town Hall Extension, Lloyd Street, Manchester M2 5DB



Transport for the North acts as the group's secretariat.

Group's Website:

2 Sep 2023
Transport for the North
Secretariat   From : 02/09/2023 To : 01/09/2024

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Transport Across the North APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Newby Portrait
Lord Newby
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 24th September 2020
Departed: 13th December 2023
No other APPG Memberships
Miriam Cates Portrait
Miriam Cates
Vice Chair
Conservative - Penistone and Stocksbridge
Joined: 24th September 2020
Departed: 13th December 2023
Andy Carter Portrait
Andy Carter
Vice Chair
Conservative - Warrington South
Joined: 29th December 2021
Departed: 13th December 2023
Cat Smith Portrait
Cat Smith
Vice Chair
Labour - Lancaster and Fleetwood
Joined: 31st July 2019
Departed: 30th November 2022
Judith Cummins Portrait
Judith Cummins
Vice Chair
Labour - Bradford South
Joined: 24th September 2020
Departed: 29th December 2021
Graham P Jones Portrait
Graham P Jones
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Hyndburn
Joined: 31st July 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
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Tracy Brabin
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Former Member for Batley and Spen
Joined: 31st July 2019
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships