Lord Faulkner of Worcester

Lord Faulkner of Worcester's full title is The Lord Faulkner of Worcester. His name is Richard Oliver Faulkner, and he is a current member of the House of Lords.

APPG officer roles

All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal cross-party groups that have no official status within Parliament. They are run by and for Members of the Commons and Lords, though many choose to involve individuals and organisations from outside Parliament in their administration and activities.

Officer Roles are drawn from the latest edition of the Register of APPGs. To see the latest edition of the register, go to Published Register of APPGs.

Argentina
To maintain relations between the two countries and to build links with the Argentine Congress.
Treasurer
Australia and New Zealand
To encourage political interest in Australia and New Zealand; to meet with ANZAC politicians who are visiting the UK; to meet with the High Commissioners of Australia and New Zealand; and to discuss Australian, New Zealand and UK Politics.
Vice Chair
Canada
To encourage political interest in Canada; to meet with politicians from Canada who are visiting the UK; to meet with the Canadian High Commissioner; and to discuss Canadian and UK politics.
Vice Chair
Channel Islands
To promote a better understanding of the issues facing the Channel Islands and develop better relations between the UK and the Channel Islands.
Vice Chair
Death Penalty
To campaign for the abolition of the death penalty in all circumstances and to raise awareness of death penalty cases.
Vice Chair
Football
To hold meetings for parliamentarians about football issues and raise matters of importance with the football authorities.
Vice Chair
Heritage Rail
To brief parliamentarians about heritage railways, the contribution they make to their local and regional economies and the skills training opportunities involved.
Co-Chair
Metal, Stone and Heritage Crime
To raise awareness of the social and economic impact of metal, stone and heritage crime.
Co-Chair
Norway
To promote relations between the UK and Norway.
Vice Chair
Rail
To facilitate an informed debate amongst parliamentarians regarding all aspects of the UK's railway industries.
Secretary
Smoking and Health
To monitor and discuss the health and social effects of smoking; to review potential changes to existing legislation to reduce levels of smoking; to assess the latest medical techniques to assist in smoking cessation; and to act as a resource for the group's members on all issues relating to smoking and public health.
Vice Chair
University
To act as a high-level forum for discussion between university leaders and parliamentarians on issues affecting the higher education sector.
Vice Chair
War Heritage
To promote and support the protection, conservation and interpretation of war graves, war memorials and battlefield sites.
Co-Chair