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Britain in the World - Policy Working Group

This working group has now concluded. The final paper can be found here.

The group has completed the consultation phase and received around 750 responses to our online survey.

The final paper will be debated at 2018 autumn conference in Brighton.



The Britain in the World working group is chaired by Martin Horwood. Martin was MP for Cheltenham from 2005 - 2015, including time as International Affairs Spokesperson and Chair of the Parliamentary Party Committee for International Affairs. He has recently been Director of Engagement and Impact at Development Initiatives, an international development organisation focussed on data on global poverty and aid.


Working Group Members

Julie Smith (Vice Chair)

Tom Brake (Foreign Affairs Spokesperson)

Nick Clegg (Brexit Spokesperson)

Jeremy Hargreaves (FPC Representative)

Sarah Ludford (FPC Representative)

Peter Price (FPC Representative)

Alexandra Kellert

Annabel Woolmer

Anne Thompson

Christine Cheng

Claire Yorke

Doug Harper

Esther Lam

Greg Simpson

Hannah Bettsworth

Jonathan Fryer

Lucy Salek

Myles Wickstead

Nick Hopkinson

Sohail Ahmed

Tom O'Bryan

Whit Mason


Working Group Remit

The working group will be making policy in areas set out by the Federal Policy Committee. You can find the remit for the group here.

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