Register Of All-Party Parliamentary Groups [as at 8 April 2024] Dark Skies

Title

All-Party Parliamentary Group for Dark Skies

Purpose

To highlight the importance of preserving our ability to see a dark sky at night; promote the adoption of dark sky friendly lighting and planning policies; protect existing UK Dark Sky reserves and support potential new reserves; and collaborate with overseas groups such as the International Dark Sky Association.

Category

Subject Group

 

Officers

Role

Name

Party

Chair & Registered Contact

Sir Peter Bottomley

Conservative

Co-Chair

Lord Rees of Ludlow

Crossbench

Officer

James Wild

Conservative

Officer

Daniel Zeichner

Labour

 

Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Peter Bottomley MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5060.

Email: bottomleyp@parliament.uk

 

Public Enquiry Point:

Marieta Valdivia Lefort, Royal Astronomical Society

Email: mvaldivialefort@ras.ac.uk

 

Secretariat:

Royal Astronomical Society acts as the group's secretariat. https://ras.ac.uk/

 

 

Annual General Meeting

Date of most recent AGM in this Parliament

23/05/2023

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

No

Reporting year

29 Jan to 28 Jan

Next reporting deadline

29/05/2024

 

Registrable benefits received by the group

 

Benefits In Kind

Source

Description

Value £s

In bands of £1,500

Received

Registered

Royal Astronomical Society

Secretariat

 

From : 29/01/2023

To : 28/01/2024

 

1,501-3,000

29/01/2023

26/05/2023