On 28th March 2022 the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Events held its AGM, where the Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP was re-elected as its Chair.
Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP
The re-election means that the important work promoting the events sector to the Government can carry on without interruptions. The AGM also saw the election of several Vice-Chairs, including Fay Jones MP, Bob Seely MP, Robert Largan MP, Alex Sobel MP, Simon Baynes MP, and Mark Menzies MP.
Following the AGM the APPG has set out a five point plan for Parliament, which includes:
For 2022, the APPG is considering widening its membership to include non-Parliamentarians as supporting partners, including commercial events organisations, to bring in greater expertise on the industry.
A full copy of the APPG's Plan of Work 2022 can be found here.