The role and influence of all-party groups
They cover everything from the dairy industry to whisky - but how influential are the many hundreds of all-party groups (APGs) that have been created at Westminster?
This month the All-Party Parliamentary Cycling Group saw the government introduce a new amendment to the Infrastructure Bill to bring in a National Cycling Strategy.
But what exactly are APGs, and how do they operate?
The Week in Parliament's Alasdair Rendall reports, and speaks to MPs Julian Huppert and Andrew Rosindell.
30 Jan 2015
- From the section UK Politics