Lord Bethell

Lord Bethell's full title is The Lord Bethell. His name is James Nicholas Bethell, 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.

Allergy
To improve the lives of all people living with allergy across the UK; to improve National Health Service allergy services and allow greater access to existing services; to raise awareness of the condition, severity and prevalence and encourage greater understanding.
Officer
Climbing, Hill Walking and Mountaineering
To promote the sporting and recreational interests of climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers; to raise awareness of the physical and social benefits of climbing, hill walking and mountaineering; and to campaign for sustainable access to cliffs, mountains and open countryside.
Vice Chair
Diagnostics
To highlight the benefits and promote the greater use of diagnostic testing, and to further promote the diagnostics profession.
Vice Chair
Health
To provide a cross-party forum that brings together parliamentarians and senior health leaders to discuss key issues on the NHS, health reform and future trends.
Officer
Healthcare Infrastructure
To highlight the importance of high-quality healthcare infrastructure to support the NHS in meeting the demands of the future, including post-pandemic care.
Vice Chair
Obesity
To call on the government to prioritise and drive increased investment and resource into both the prevention and treatment of obesity.
Co-Chair
Running
To provide government and related bodies with a better understanding of the running sector and to increase recognition and support for safe, standardised, consistent running and racing.
Vice Chair
Semiconductors
To champion the UK's semiconductors industry while advocating the national domestic capacity's role within the global supply chain. The group will engage with decision-makers in government to push forward the policy agenda surrounding semiconductor design and manufacturing in the UK, while highlighting the economic and skills benefits.
Vice Chair
Swimming
To promote swimming and other aquatic disciplines and to highlight the importance of swimming and water safety in schools.
Vice Chair