Register Of All-Party Parliamentary Groups [as at 25 August 2021] Commonwealth

Title

All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Commonwealth

Purpose

To inform Members about the Commonwealth Secretariat's developments to strengthen the Commonwealth network; to keep members aware of the range of non-parliamentary activities and programmes carried out underneath the Commonwealth brand, both on governmental and non-governmental levels; and to take advantage of opportunities within the developing Commonwealth network for Britain's political and commercial activities and for Britain's positioning in the new international landscape.

Category

Country Group

 

Officers

Role

Name

Party

Chair & Registered Contact

Andrew Rosindell

Conservative

Honorary President

Lord Howell of Guildford

Conservative

Co-Chair

Lord Chidgey

Liberal Democrat

Secretary

Baroness Uddin

Non-affiliated

Treasurer

Bob Stewart

Conservative

Vice Chair

Chi Onwurah

Labour

Vice Chair

Baroness Prashar

Crossbench

Vice Chair

Sir Edward Leigh

Conservative

Vice Chair

Conor McGinn

Labour

Vice Chair

Sammy Wilson

Democratic Unionist Party

Vice Chair

Deidre Brock

Scottish National Party

Vice Chair

Mary Robinson

Conservative

Vice Chair

Dr Lisa Cameron

Scottish National Party

Vice Chair

Tommy Sheppard

Scottish National Party

Vice Chair

Lord Addington

Liberal Democrat

Vice Chair

Paul Bristow

Conservative

Vice Chair

Baroness Hooper

Conservative

Vice Chair

Sir Peter Bottomley

Conservative

Vice Chair

Mrs Sheryll Murray

Conservative

Vice Chair

Rob Butler

Conservative

Vice Chair

Baroness Hoey

Non-affiliated

Vice Chair

Baroness Finlay of Llandaff

Crossbench

Vice Chair

Bob Blackman

Conservative

Vice Chair

Tom Randall

Conservative

Vice Chair

Lord Popat

Conservative

Vice Chair

Baroness Mobarik

Conservative

Vice Chair

Lord Mendelsohn

Labour

 

Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Andrew Rosindell MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8475.

Email: andrew.rosindell.mp@parliament.uk

 

Public Enquiry Point:

Elizabeth van der Valk, Royal Commonwealth Society, 40-41 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5JQ . Tel: 020 3727 4309

Email: elizabeth.VanDerValk@thercs.org

 

 

Annual General Meeting

Date of most recent AGM in this Parliament

11/03/2021

Did the group publish an income and expenditure statement relating to the AGM above?

No

Reporting year

13 Jan to 12 Jan

Next reporting deadline

13/05/2022

 

Registrable benefits received by the group

None