Forward Programme


President Adam Afriyie MP
Chairman Andrew Churchill

Deputy chairman Andrew Henderson

Vice Chairman (Policy Studies) Philip Virgo 

Deputy President Vicky Ford MEP
Deputy President Stephen Mosley MP



5th February 14.00 - 16.00 Digital Infrastructure Working Group

Round table to discuss co-operation on Wayleaves, Access and Planning to cut the cost of addressing inner city notspots. This is an all-party meeting with invitations to interested property owners, network operators and sub- group members only.

(visit the Digital Infrastructure page and e-mail a short CV and note of your interests and expected contribution for an invitation to join)


23rd February Energy Working Group 18.00 - 20.00, Room Q in Portcullis House.

Last meeting with Dan Byles MP before he stands down at the election.


XXth February  TBC 21st Century Skills Working Group

Meeting to discuss how to implement the recommendations of the House of Lords Select Committee.


17th March 18.00 - 20.00 Annual General Meeting, Committee Room 17

Only members paid up by 3rd February are eligible to stand for election

and only business notified by. The deadline for nominations (with a proposer and seconder and CV of up to 60 words) is 24th February.


It would be most helpful if those thinking of putting their names forward to join the executive could contact the current Deputy Chairman, Assistant Chairman or Secretary by 17th February with a note of the contribution they would like to make (before or after the election) so that we can help with a nominee or secondee as appropriate and also plan for a contested election if this is necessary.