Changes to the Register of Members' Interests
Denis MacShane

List all MPs and Register editions

This page shows how Denis MacShane's entry in the Register of Members' Interests has changed over time, starting at the most recent and working back to the earliest we have managed to parse. Please be aware that changes in typography/styling at the source might mean something is marked as changed (ie. removed and added) when it hasn't; sorry about that, but we do our best with the source material.

RemovedAdded

5 November 2012 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Fee of 87 received for article published on 23 September by Comment is Free, The Guardian, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU (Registered 26 October 2011)
  • Fee of 3,405.45 received for speaking at CEO retreat, December 2011, for AT Kearney, 1300 Wilson Boulevard Suite 1550. Arlington, Virginia: 1 hr. (Registered 22 December 2011)
  • Received payment of 8,110.40 (€10,000) from the American University of Kosovo, Germia Campus Nazim Gafurri 21 10,000 Prishtina, for a talk on 31 October 2011. Hours: one hour linked to recent book on Kosovo based on 15 years work on the Balkans region, plus travel time. (Registered 30 January 2012)
  • Received on 17 February 2012, fee of 500 for profile in New Statesman of Francois Hollande. Hours: between one and five hours, plus 15 years acquaintance with M Hollande and his colleagues. (Registered 20 February 2012)
  • Received on 22 April 2010, 150 for article in New Statesman. Address: John Carpenter House, 7 Carmelite Street, London EC4Y OAN. Hours: 1 hr, but based on years of personal contacts and research. (Registered 18 April 2012)
  • Received on 8 May 2012, 750 for five articles written since November 2011 for Yorkshire Post, Wellington Street, Leeds LS1 1RF. Total hours: 6 hrs 30 mins writing, plus 12 hrs research. (Registered 9 May 2012)
 

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: (1) Europe House; (2) Government of Georgia
  • Address of donor: (1) 1, Freedom Square, Tbilisi, Georgia; (2) Embassy of Georgia, 4 Russell Gardens; London W14 8EZ
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) flights with a value of 1,058, and hotel accommodation with a value of 464; (2) Meals with an estimated value of 60
  • Destination of visit: Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Date of visit: 28-31 May 2012
  • Purpose of visit: To attend the annual Europe Week in my capacity as Chair of the APPG on Georgia
  • (Registered 4 July 2012)
  • Name of donor: South African Jewish Board of Deputies
  • Address of donor: PO Box 87557, Houghton 2041, Cape Town
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, accommodation, internal travel and sundries with a total value of approx 3,200
  • Destination of visit: South Africa
  • Date of visit: 29 August - 2 September 2012
  • Purpose of visit: to lecture at Witwatersrand University and to speak at two conferences on anti-semitism and the role of British MPs in combating anti-Semitism; to meet the ANC leadership and to renew contact with individuals in independent black trade unions.
  • (Registered 20 September 2012)
 

8. Land and Property

  • House in London, from which I receive rental income.
 

1 October 2012 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Fee of 150 from Yorkshire Post, Wellington Street, Leeds LS1 1RF, for an article published on 17 August 2011. (Registered 6 September 2011)
 

6. Overseas visits

 
  • Name of donor: South African Jewish Board of Deputies
  • Address of donor: PO Box 87557, Houghton 2041, Cape Town
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, accommodation, internal travel and sundries with a total value of approx 3,200
  • Destination of visit: South Africa
  • Date of visit: 29 August - 2 September 2012
  • Purpose of visit: to lecture at Witwatersrand University and to speak at two conferences on anti-semitism and the role of British MPs in combating anti-Semitism; to meet the ANC leadership and to renew contact with individuals in independent black trade unions.
  • (Registered 20 September 2012)

9 July 2012 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: George Soros Open Society – Georgia Foundation
  • Address of donor: 10 Chovelidze Street, 0108 Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel and accommodation; value 1,548.76
  • Date of visit: 28-30 May 2011
  • Purpose of visit: to meet parliamentarians, ministers, NGOs, UK ambassador in my role as Chair of Georgia All-Party Parliamentary Group.
  • (Registered 17 June 2011)
  • Name of donor: (1) Europe House; (2) Government of Georgia
  • Address of donor: (1) 1, Freedom Square, Tbilisi, Georgia; (2) Embassy of Georgia, 4 Russell Gardens; London W14 8EZ
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) flights with a value of 1,058, and hotel accommodation with a value of 464; (2) Meals with an estimated value of 60
  • Date of visit: 28-31 May 2012
  • Purpose of visit: To attend the annual Europe Week in my capacity as Chair of the APPG on Georgia
  • (Registered 4 July 2012)

14 May 2012 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Received on 8 May 2012, 750 for five articles written since November 2011 for Yorkshire Post, Wellington Street, Leeds LS1 1RF. Total hours: 6 hrs 30 mins writing, plus 12 hrs research. (Registered 9 May 2012)

30 April 2012 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Received on 22 April 2010, 150 for article in New Statesman. Address: John Carpenter House, 7 Carmelite Street, London EC4Y OAN. Hours: 1 hr, but based on years of personal contacts and research. (Registered 18 April 2012)

20 February 2012 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Fee of 120 received from The Tablet, 1 Kings St Cloisters, Clifton Walk, London W6 0GY, for an article published on 15 January 2011. (Registered 13 February 2011)
  • Received on 17 February 2012, fee of 500 for profile in New Statesman of Francois Hollande. Hours: between one and five hours, plus 15 years acquaintance with M Hollande and his colleagues. (Registered 20 February 2012)

30 January 2012 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    Fee of 3,405.45 received for speaking at CEO retreat, December 2011, for AT Kearney, 1300 Wilson Boulevard Suite 1550. Arlington, Virginia: 1 hr. (Registered 22 December 2011)
  • Fee of 3,405.45 received for speaking at CEO retreat, December 2011, for AT Kearney, 1300 Wilson Boulevard Suite 1550. Arlington, Virginia: 1 hr. (Registered 22 December 2011)
  • Received payment of 8,110.40 (€10,000) from the American University of Kosovo, Germia Campus Nazim Gafurri 21 10,000 Prishtina, for a talk on 31 October 2011. Hours: one hour linked to recent book on Kosovo based on 15 years work on the Balkans region, plus travel time. (Registered 30 January 2012)

13 January 2012 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
    Fee of 3,405.45 received for speaking at CEO retreat, December 2011, for AT Kearney, 1300 Wilson Boulevard Suite 1550. Arlington, Virginia: 1 hr. (Registered 22 December 2011)

31 October 2011 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Fees for articles published by:
  • News International newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Scott Trust newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Independent. (Up to 5,000)
  • Newsweek. (Up to 5,000)
  • Fee of 120 recieved from The Tablet, 1 Kings St Cloisters, Clifton Walk, London W6 0GY, for an article published on 15 January 2011. (Registered 13 February 2011)
  • Fee of 120 received from The Tablet, 1 Kings St Cloisters, Clifton Walk, London W6 0GY, for an article published on 15 January 2011. (Registered 13 February 2011)
  • Fee of 87 received for article published on 23 September by Comment is Free, The Guardian, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU (Registered 26 October 2011)

28 September 2011 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Fee of 150 from Yorkshire Post, Wellington Street, Leeds LS1 1RF, for an article published on 17 August 2011. (Registered 6 September 2011)

20 June 2011 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • Name of donor: George Soros Open Society – Georgia Foundation
  • Address of donor: 10 Chovelidze Street, 0108 Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): travel and accommodation; value 1,548.76
  • Destination of visit: Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Date of visit: 28-30 May 2011
  • Purpose of visit: to meet parliamentarians, ministers, NGOs, UK ambassador in my role as Chair of Georgia All-Party Parliamentary Group.
  • (Registered 17 June 2011)

4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

  • (a) Donations to the constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
  • (a) Name of donor: Community Union
  • (a) Address of donor: 67/68 Long Acre London WC2E 9FD
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 2,000
  • (a) Donor status: trade union
  • (a) (Registered 11 June 2010)
 

18 April 2011 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: (1) Canadian Parliamentary Coalition to Combat Antisemitism (CPCCA)
  • (2) United Jewish Appeal Federation of Greater Toronto (UJAFED)
  • Address of donor: (1) 440-C Centre Block, House of Commons, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6, Canada.
  • (2) Sherman Campus, 4600 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M2R 3V2, Canada.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) two nights’ stay in a hotel (approximate value: 200-250)
  • (2) flight paid for. Value: 5,248.45
  • Destination of visit: Ottawa, Canada
  • Date of visit: 1-2 November 2009
  • Purpose of visit: to testify, as the former chair of the All-Party Group Parliamentary Inquiry into Antisemitism, before the Canadian parliamentary group to explain the work carried out in the UK.
  • (Registered 17 March 2010)
 

28 February 2011 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Fee of 120 recieved from The Tablet, 1 Kings St Cloisters, Clifton Walk, London W6 0GY, for an article published on 15 January 2011. (Registered 13 February 2011)

24 January 2011 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Received honorarium of $5000 (3003.54) for giving a speech at CEO Retreat in Switzerland. Address of payer: AT Kearney Inc, 8100 Boone Boulevard, Suite 400, Vienna, Virginia 22182, USA. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 9 December 2009)
 

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

  • Gave a talk at CEO Retreat at Bad Ragaz, Switzerland, on behalf of AT Kearney Inc on 5 October 2009 (see also category 2 above). Flight, hotel and food expenses paid by AT Kearney Inc, 8100 Boone Boulevard, Suite 400, Vienna, Virginia 22182, USA. Approximate value: 1,200. (Registered 9 December 2009)
 

10 January 2011 - View full entry

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

  • 8. Land and Property
  • House in London, from which I receive rental income.
 

8. Land and Property

 
  • House in London, from which I receive rental income.

20 December 2010 - View full entry

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

 
  • 8. Land and Property
  • House in London, from which I receive rental income.

6 September 2010 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Fee from Pittsburgh University for lecture on European affairs and talk to students. (Up to 5,000) The University paid for economy class travel. (Registered 17 June 2009)
  • 15 July 2009, fee of 500 for an article paid by the Evening Standard, Evening Standard Ltd, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT. (Registered 18 July 2009)
 

4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

 
  • (a) Donations to the constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
  • (a) Name of donor: Community Union
  • (a) Address of donor: 67/68 Long Acre London WC2E 9FD
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 2,000
  • (a) Donor status: trade union
  • (a) (Registered 11 June 2010)

6. Overseas visits

  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) two nights' stay in a hotel (approximate value: 200-250)
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) two nights’ stay in a hotel (approximate value: 200-250)

24 March 2010 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • Name of donor: (1) Canadian Parliamentary Coalition to Combat Antisemitism (CPCCA)
  • (2) United Jewish Appeal Federation of Greater Toronto (UJAFED)
  • Address of donor: (1) 440-C Centre Block, House of Commons, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6, Canada.
  • (2) Sherman Campus, 4600 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M2R 3V2, Canada.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) two nights' stay in a hotel (approximate value: 200-250)
  • (2) flight paid for. Value: 5,248.45
  • Destination of visit: Ottawa, Canada
  • Date of visit: 1-2 November 2009
  • Purpose of visit: to testify, as the former chair of the All-Party Group Parliamentary Inquiry into Antisemitism, before the Canadian parliamentary group to explain the work carried out in the UK.
  • (Registered 17 March 2010)

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

 
  • Gave a talk at CEO Retreat at Bad Ragaz, Switzerland, on behalf of AT Kearney Inc on 5 October 2009 (see also category 2 above). Flight, hotel and food expenses paid by AT Kearney Inc, 8100 Boone Boulevard, Suite 400, Vienna, Virginia 22182, USA. Approximate value: 1,200. (Registered 9 December 2009)

24 February 2010 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Advance on contract with Orion Books for a book on 'Globalising Hatred'. (10,001-15,000) (Registered 14 July 2008)
 

6 January 2010 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Received honorarium of $5000 (3003.54) for giving a speech at CEO Retreat in Switzerland. Address of payer: AT Kearney Inc, 8100 Boone Boulevard, Suite 400, Vienna, Virginia 22182, USA. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 9 December 2009)

25 November 2009 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • News International newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Scott Trust newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Independent. (Up to 5,000)
  • Newsweek. (Up to 5,000)
  • News International newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Scott Trust newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Independent. (Up to 5,000)
  • Newsweek. (Up to 5,000)

11 November 2009 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • News International newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Scott Trust newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Independent. (Up to 5,000)
  • Newsweek. (Up to 5,000)
  • News International newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Scott Trust newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Independent. (Up to 5,000)
  • Newsweek. (Up to 5,000)

21 July 2009 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • 15 July 2009, fee of 500 for an article paid by the Evening Standard, Evening Standard Ltd, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT. (Registered 18 July 2009)

24 June 2009 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Fee from Pittsburgh University for lecture on European affairs and talk to students. (Up to 5,000) The University paid for economy class travel. (Registered 17 June 2009)

11 March 2009 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 16-18 February, to Pittsburgh, USA, for lecture at Pittsburgh University on the European union. Economy class fare and fee of below registrable value paid by the university. (Registered 4 March 2008)
 

22 July 2008 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Advance on contract with Orion Books for a book on 'Globalising Hatred'. (10,001-15,000) (Registered 14 July 2008)

8 July 2008 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Fee, travel and accommodation costs for speech to the annual conference of the Financial Security Assurance in Venice on 26 April. (Up to 5,000) (Registered 27 April 2007)
 

11 March 2008 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 16-18 February, to Pittsburgh, USA, for lecture at Pittsburgh University on the European union. Economy class fare and fee of below registrable value paid by the university. (Registered 4 March 2008)

17 July 2007 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • European adviser to United Utilities. (10,001-15,000)
 

1 May 2007 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Fee for speech at Factor Discounters Association conference in Paris on 8 December 2005. (Up to 5,000) (Registered 9 December 2005)
  • Fee for speech at a conference on 17 March 2006 at Oxford University, on "Regulating the European Market" organised by Clifford Chance and the Oxford University Institute of European and Comparative Law. (Up to 5,000)(Registered 20 March 2006)
  • Fee for speech on European Union and Russia at British Gas seminar, Reading, on 19 April 2006. (Up to 5,000) (Registered 19 April 2006)
  • Fee, travel and accommodation costs for speech to the annual conference of the Financial Security Assurance in Venice on 26 April. (Up to 5,000) (Registered 27 April 2007)

25 July 2006 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • European adviser to United Utilities. (10,001-15,000)

12 May 2006 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Fee for speech at Factor Discounters Association conference in Paris on 8 December 2005. (5,001-10,000) (Registered 9 December 2005)
  • Fee for speech at Factor Discounters Association conference in Paris on 8 December 2005. (Up to 5,000) (Registered 9 December 2005)
  • Fee for speech on European Union and Russia at British Gas seminar, Reading, on 19 April 2006. (Up to 5,000) (Registered 19 April 2006)

24 March 2006 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Fee for speech at a conference on 17 March 2006 at Oxford University, on "Regulating the European Market" organised by Clifford Chance and the Oxford University Institute of European and Comparative Law. (Up to 5,000)(Registered 20 March 2006)

14 December 2005 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Fee for speech at Factor Discounters Association conference in Paris on 8 December 2005. (5,001-10,000) (Registered 9 December 2005)

1 November 2005 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • Fees for articles published by:
  • News International newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Scott Trust newspapers. (Up to 5,000)
  • Independent. (Up to 5,000)
  • Newsweek. (Up to 5,000)

14 May 2002 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Occasional journalism, broadcasting, writing, lecturing and consultancy on international trade union and economic affairs for UK and foreign media, universities, trade unions and other organisations.
  • Occasional fees for taking part in political opinion panels.
 

4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

  • Temporary loan for personal use of Toshiba notebook computer by Iron and Steel Trades Confederation.
 

6. Overseas visits

  • 16-17 March 2000, British-Netherlands All-Party Parliamentary Group visit to the Netherlands Second Chamber at the Hague. Travel paid by Group from funds donated by declared sponsors, namely Royal Dutch Shell, Unilever and Reid Elsevier. All other expenses met by the Second Chamber. (Registered 9 April 2000)
  • 18-20 January 2001, to Paris for annual British French Colloque. Train and hotel paid by BP. (Registered 20 January 2001)
  • 28 February-4 March 2001, to Seoul with the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Korea for annual meeting of the Britain-Korea Forum for the Future. My air travel and hotel costs were met by the UK-Korea Forum. (Registered 7 March 2001)
  • 22-24 March 2001, to Berlin for annual Königswinter Conference. Group fare and training college accommodation paid by conference organising committee. (Registered 2 April 2001)
 

10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

  • Associate Director (unpaid), European Policy Institute.
  • Editorial Board Member (unpaid), Critical Quarterly.
  • Director (unpaid), Job Ownership Ltd.
 

14 May 2001 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 12-13 May 1999, to Aachen, Germany, for Charlemagne Prize ceremony. Aachen city council paid for one night's hotel room. I paid my own travel and other costs. (Registered 27 May 1999)
  • 27 May 1999, to Loire-Atlantique for meeting with French Socialist Party on European Parliament elections. Travel costs partly helped by Eurotunnel. (Registered 27 May 1999)
  • 12-13 December 1999, to Le Mans and Brussels to speak at Le Monde Diplomatique conference on Asia and Europe and to meet European Commission officials to discuss employee share ownership. Travel paid by Le Mans University and Job Ownership Ltd. (Registered 20 December 1999)
  • 18-20 January 2001, to Paris for annual British French Colloque. Train and hotel paid by BP. (Registered 20 January 2001)
  • 28 February-4 March 2001, to Seoul with the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Korea for annual meeting of the Britain-Korea Forum for the Future. My air travel and hotel costs were met by the UK-Korea Forum. (Registered 7 March 2001)
  • 22-24 March 2001, to Berlin for annual Königswinter Conference. Group fare and training college accommodation paid by conference organising committee. (Registered 2 April 2001)

10 November 2000 (first entry we have)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Occasional journalism, broadcasting, writing, lecturing and consultancy on international trade union and economic affairs for UK and foreign media, universities, trade unions and other organisations.
  • Occasional fees for taking part in political opinion panels.

4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

  • Temporary loan for personal use of Toshiba notebook computer by Iron and Steel Trades Confederation.

6. Overseas visits

  • 12-13 May 1999, to Aachen, Germany, for Charlemagne Prize ceremony. Aachen city council paid for one night's hotel room. I paid my own travel and other costs. (Registered 27 May 1999)
  • 27 May 1999, to Loire-Atlantique for meeting with French Socialist Party on European Parliament elections. Travel costs partly helped by Eurotunnel. (Registered 27 May 1999)
  • 12-13 December 1999, to Le Mans and Brussels to speak at Le Monde Diplomatique conference on Asia and Europe and to meet European Commission officials to discuss employee share ownership. Travel paid by Le Mans University and Job Ownership Ltd. (Registered 20 December 1999)
  • 16-17 March 2000, British-Netherlands All-Party Parliamentary Group visit to the Netherlands Second Chamber at the Hague. Travel paid by Group from funds donated by declared sponsors, namely Royal Dutch Shell, Unilever and Reid Elsevier. All other expenses met by the Second Chamber. (Registered 9 April 2000)

10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

  • Associate Director (unpaid), European Policy Institute.
  • Editorial Board Member (unpaid), Critical Quarterly.
  • Director (unpaid), Job Ownership Ltd.