Rural Services APPG

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services (APPG) promotes debate on the provision of rural services and to issue periodic reports.

If you are a Parliamentarian and would like to join the All Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services please contact admin@sparse.gov.uk

The following Parliamentarians are officers of the group:

Ms Jo Churchill MP, Chair and Registered Contact, Bury St Edmunds (Conservative)
Ms Rebecca Pow MP, Senior Vice Chair, Taunton Deane (Conservative)
Ms Victoria Atkins MPVice Chair, Louth and Horncastle (Conservative)
Dr David Drew, Vice Chair, Stroud (Labour (Co-op))
Ms Ruth George, Vice Chair, High Peak (Labour)
Ms Rachel Maclean, Vice Chair, Redditch (Conservative)
Mr Scott Mann, Vice Chair, North Cornwall (Conservative)
Lord Crathorne KCVO, Treasurer, (Conservative)
Baroness Byford DBE, Secretary, (Conservative)

Disclaimer: This is not an official website of the House of Commons or the House of Lords. It has not been approved by either House or its committees. All-Party Parliamentary Groups are informal groups of Members of both Houses with a common interest in particular issues. The views expressed in these webpages are those of the group.

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Agendas of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services:

2017
7 September

2016
25 October15 June, 19 January

2015
17 November15 September, 9 June, 17 March

2014
28 October, 1 July (AGM), 3 April, 16 January

2013
17 December, 12 November, 8 October, 18 June, 5 March

2012
20 November, 16 October, 26 June (AGM), 19 April

2011
22 November, 25 October, 29 June, 17 May, 27 April

2010
3 November

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Minutes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services:

 

2017

7 September
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting on Rural Services

 

2016

25 October
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting on Rural Services

15 June
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting on Rural Services

19 January
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting on Rural Services

 

2015

17 November
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting on Rural Services

15 September
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting for Policing and Rural Services
The True Cost of Crime in Rural Areas – Presentation by the National Rural Crime Network
Working Together to Beat Rural Crime – Presentation by NFU Mutual

9 June
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting on Rural Services

17 March
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting on Rural Services
Update on Rural Broadband – Presentation by the SPARSE Rural Unitaries Group
Glossary for the Rural Broadband presentation

 

2014

28 October
Notes of the All-Party Parliamentary Group meeting on Rural Services
Local Authority Housing Allocations Schemes: Impact on Rural Local Needs Homes – Report by the Rural Housing Alliance

1 July
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services
Rural Fair Share Campaign: Current Financial Position – Presentation by Dan Bates

3 April
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

16 January
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services
Minimum Practice Income Guarantee – Presentation by Dr Peter Holden, British Medical Association

 

2013

17 December
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services
Buses in Crisis – Report by the Campaign for Better Transport

12 November
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services
Key Rural Housing Issues stemming from discussion
Impact of the Spare Room Subsidy in Rural Areas – Report of Data from Survey of Members of the Rural Housing Alliance

8 October
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

18 June
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

5 March
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

 

2012

20 November
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

16 October
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

26 June
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services
Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C

19 April
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

 

2011

22 November
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

25 October
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

29 June
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

17 May
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

27 April
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

 

2010

3 November
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

7 July
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

20 January
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

 

2009

3 November
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services

1 July
Annual General Meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Rural Services