Western Gateway APPG

First Registered: 07/08/2020 • Last updated on: 24/01/2024

To bring together parliamentarians in support of the Western Gateway, a cross-border economic partnership of local authorities, city regions, Local Enterprise Partnerships and governments covering south Wales and western England.

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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4 Current APPG Officers
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jessica Morden MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 6213.

Email: mordenj@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Western Gateway Secretariat, Bristol City Council, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR. Tel: 01179 224 737

Email: secretariat@western-gateway.co.uk


The Western Gateway acts as the group's secretariat. https://western-gateway.co.uk/

7 Jul 2023
The Western Gateway
The Western Gateway acts as the group's secretariat and pays The Public Affairs Company to assist them with this role   From : 07/07/2023 To : 06/07/2024

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Western Gateway APPG

Former APPG Officers
Alun Cairns Portrait
Alun Cairns
Vice Chair
Conservative - Vale of Glamorgan
Joined: 6th October 2021
Departed: 1st November 2023
Lord German Portrait
Lord German
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 6th October 2021
Departed: 1st November 2023
Mark Harper Portrait
Mark Harper
Conservative - Forest of Dean
Joined: 7th August 2020
Departed: 19th October 2022
No other APPG Memberships
Chris Evans Portrait
Chris Evans
Vice Chair
Labour (Co-op) - Islwyn
Joined: 6th October 2021
Departed: 19th October 2022
Laurence Robertson Portrait
Laurence Robertson
Vice Chair
Conservative - Tewkesbury
Joined: 7th August 2020
Departed: 25th August 2021
Geraint Davies Portrait
Geraint Davies
Vice Chair
Independent - Swansea West
Joined: 7th August 2020
Departed: 25th August 2021
Chris Skidmore Portrait
Chris Skidmore
Conservative - Former Member for Kingswood
Joined: 7th August 2020
Departed: 25th August 2021
No other APPG Memberships