Up & Coming Events

Notice of BAPG events will be advertised on this site and the All Party Whip.  We will also e-mail members.

For more information on any of the events advertised below please contact the BAPG Programme Manager.

BAPG / The Ditchley Foundation Panel Discussion Event

The British-American Parliamentary Group, in partnership with The Ditchley Foundation, will be hosting a panel discussion event on: 'The Future Defence of Europe'.

Date:                                   Wednesday, 1st November 2017

Time:                                   1.00 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.

Venue:                                 State Rooms, Speaker's House, by kind permission of Mr. Speaker, The Rt. Hon. John Bercow, MP

To be introduced by the Lord Robertson, Chair of The Ditchley Foundation, and chaired by James Arroyo, Director of the Ditchley Foundation. 

General Sir Richard Barrons KCB CBE, Senior Visiting Fellow, LSE IDEAS; Senior Visiting Fellow, RUSI and formerly Commander Joint Forces Command;

Lieutenant General Frederick Benjamin Hodges, Commanding General of the US Army Europe;

Ambassador Torgeir Larsen, Norwegian Diplomatic Service: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway.  Formerly, Director of the Private Office of the Secretary General NATO.

Brief presentations will be followed by a question and answer exchange. 

All Parliamentarians welcome.   Light refreshments will be available. 

Please register by RSVP to:  Katie Williams, The Ditchley Foundation, email: katie@ditchley.co.uk or telephone: 01608 677346.  Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.



2018 Annual Parliamentary / Congressional Conference

It is the turn of the UK BAPG to host the biennial exchange with the House of Representatives BAPG in the UK.   The UK BAPG is currently in contact with the office of the Chair of the House of Representatives BAPG to determine suitable dates in 2018 for the meeting. 

Specialist Delegation Visits to the US

The BAPG Secretariat is planning several visits to the US this year and will publish details of the visits in due course.