The British Council supports the work of the APPG through providing its secretariat. In this role it takes direction from the APPG’s officers and organises meetings and events according to their agenda.

Chair & Registered Contact:

John Baron (Conservative)


Stephen Kinnock (Labour)


Baroness Grey-Thompson (Crossbench)

Vice Chair:

Lord Alton of Liverpool (Liberal Democrat)

Karen Bradley MP  (Conservative)

Baroness Coussins (Crossbench)

Chris Matheson MP (Labour) 

Baroness Northover (Liberal Democrat)

Lord Purvis of Tweed (Liberal Democrat)

Baroness Suttie (Liberal Democrat)

Baroness Thornton (Labour)

Lord Watson of Invergowrie (Labour)



Other members:

Please see below for a full membership list.

See also