The All Party Parliamentary Water Group brings together Parliamentarians and stakeholders from across the UK water sector to discuss the issues impacting the sector.
About the Group
The All Party Parliamentary Water Group provides a forum for Parliamentarians and interested stakeholders to monitor government and regulatory policy and maintain a dialogue with government, Parliament, the water sector and a wide range of other interested groups. The Group has been running for nearly 10 years and is one of the most active All Party Groups in Parliament, holding regular meetings throughout the year on a wide range of topics.
The Group Officers
The Group is led by a cross-party team of officers, headed by our Group co-chairs, Angela Smith MP and Baroness McIntosh of Pickering.
Baroness Young of Old Scone, Vice Chair
Barbara Young is a Labour member of the House of Lords, having been appointed a life peer in 1997. Baroness Young has extensive experience working on environmental policy, and was the Chief Executive of the Environment Agency from 2000-2008. She has also been the Chair of English Nature, a board member of Anglian Water and the Chief Executive of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds. She is currently Chancellor of Cranfield University and the chair of the Woodland Trust.
How can water companies support housebuilding?
This meeting will discuss in what ways water companies can play an active role in supporting the housebuilding sector in delivering the Government’s ambition for 300,000 homes per year by 2025, and how water companies can keep up with the number of new developments coming forward, working effectively with local authorities and other stakeholders in the process.
Panellists will be announced soon.
Date: Tuesday 4 June 2019
Time: 5.00 – 6.00 pm
Venue: Committee Room 8, House of Commons
Register to attend
The Group is supported by a range of organisations across the water sector who help fund the running of the Group via its secretariat, Connect. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of the Group please contact email@example.com.
Contact the Group
If you have any questions or would like to find out more about the Group, please contact Fenella Nance at the Group’s secretariat on firstname.lastname@example.org.
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