Union APPG

First Registered: 23/12/2015 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To promote the economic, social, cultural and constitutional benefits of the union of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; To foster good relations between the four countries of the UK and their devolved administrations; and for connected purposes.

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Recent Documents related to Union

1. Union Workers' Union: annual returns
21/04/2020 - Certification Officer
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2. Exiting the European Union (European Union)
23/11/2020 - Commons Chamber

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Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Union

1. Flags
24/03/2021 - Written Statements

1: The Union flag will now be flown on UK Government buildings every day unless another flag is being - Speech Link

2. Union Learning Fund
18/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: That this House has considered the future of the Union Learning Fund.It is a pleasure to serve under - Speech Link

3. Trade Union Access to Workplaces
04/06/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered trade union access to workplaces.Working people in the - Speech Link
2: 21st century? I have spoken to countless trade union officials who tell me that, despite the widespread - Speech Link
3: Friend agree that our highly restrictive trade union laws and low collective bargaining coverage have - Speech Link

4. Education Employment (Accompaniment To Hearings)
17/03/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: grievance hearings by a person other than a trade union representative or colleague; and for connected purposes - Speech Link

5. European Union (Withdrawal) Acts
08/01/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: the purposes of section 2(2)(a) of the European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 2) Act 2019, the report made by - Speech Link
2: the purposes of section 13(6)(a) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, has considered the statement - Speech Link
3: the purposes of section 13(6)(a) of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018, has considered the statement - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Union
1. African Union
asked by: Preet Kaur Gill
01/09/2020
... when he last met with President Cyril Ramaphosa in his role as African Union Chair.

2. African Union
asked by: Baroness Kennedy of Cradley
08/03/2021
...To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the African Union’s Agenda 2063 programme.

3. European Union
asked by: Ross Thomson
27/06/2019
... what records were kept of meetings she held with European heads of state in the 12 months to 6 July 2018.

4. African Union
asked by: Stephen Twigg
07/03/2019
... what her Department’s priorities are for the upcoming African Union Summit in Niger; and whether representatives from the Government plan to attend.

5. European Union
asked by: Emily Thornberry
22/10/2018
... how many representations his Department has received since his reference to the Soviet Union when speaking about the EU at the Conservative party conference on 30 September 2018.

Latest Questions
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12 Current APPG Officers
Laurence Robertson Portrait
Laurence Robertson
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Tewkesbury
Joined: 24th February 2020
David Mundell Portrait
David Mundell
Joint Chair
Conservative - Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale
Joined: 24th February 2020
Lord Caine Portrait
Lord Caine
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 24th February 2020
1 APPG Membership
Rugby League
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

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

Email: robertsonl@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Union APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Union APPG

Former APPG Officers
James Davies Portrait
James Davies
Joint Chair
Conservative - Vale of Clwyd
Joined: 24th February 2020
Departed: 27th January 2021
Kevin Foster Portrait
Kevin Foster
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Torbay
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Tom Blenkinsop Portrait
Tom Blenkinsop
Co-Chair
Labour - Former Member for Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Joined: 15th February 2017
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Tom Elliott Portrait
Tom Elliott
Vice Chair
Ulster Unionist Party - Former Member for Fermanagh and South Tyrone
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Lord Tyler Portrait
Lord Tyler
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
Gregory Campbell Portrait
Gregory Campbell
Vice Chair
Democratic Unionist Party - East Londonderry
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Danny Kinahan Portrait
Danny Kinahan
Secretary
Ulster Unionist Party - Former Member for South Antrim
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Andrew Percy Portrait
Andrew Percy
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Brigg and Goole
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 6th January 2017
Baroness Stuart of Edgbaston Portrait
Baroness Stuart of Edgbaston
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 6th January 2017
1 APPG Membership
Wilton Park
Oliver Colvile Portrait
Oliver Colvile
Co-Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
Joined: 23rd December 2015
Departed: 6th January 2017
No other APPG Memberships