Nicholas Soames

MP, Mid Sussex

Mid Sussex Conservative

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Nicholas Soames

Last updated: 19 Apr 2017

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Conservative MP for Mid Sussex

Entered the House of Commons on 9 June 1983 — General election

Also represented Crawley

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Topics of interest

Nicholas Soames campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Defence
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Home Department
  • Department of Health
  • Nato
  • Warships
  • Iraq
  • Afghanistan
  • Joint Strike Fighter Aircraft

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Administration Committee (25 Mar 2013 to 10 Mar 2014)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (31 Jan 2006 to 6 May 2010)
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Defence (8 Nov 2003 to 5 May 2005)
  • Member, Consolidation etc. Bills (Joint Committee) (12 Dec 2001 to 5 May 2005)
  • Member, Public Administration Committee (2 Jul 1999 to 18 Jan 2000)
  • Minister of State (Ministry of Defence) (Armed Services) (20 Jul 1994 to 1 May 1997)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food) (14 Apr 1992 to 20 Jul 1994)
  • Member, European Legislation Committee (2 Feb 1984 to 15 Jul 1985)

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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 2 May 2017.

1. Employment and earnings
Senior Advisor on Strategic Issues to Intrepid Capital Partners, 199 Knightsbridge, London SW7 1RE. Until further notice, I receive an annual payment of £20,008.23 for an expected commitment of 30 hours. (Updated 13 July 2015 and 17 May 2016)
29 April 2016, received annual payment of £20,008.23. Hours: 30 hrs. (Registered 17 May 2016)
GardaWorld, formerly AEGIS Defence Services Limited (non-executive). Address: 1 London Bridge, London, SE1 9BG, UK. I attend meetings in pursuit of duties as Senior Adviser and a member of the International Advisory Board. Until further notice, I receive a monthly salary of £9,166.67 for an expected commitment of 15 hours. (Updated 13 July 2015, 13 January 2016 and 1 December 2016)
Senior Adviser, MMC Group; insurance and related financial services. Address: Marsh Ltd, Tower Place, London, EC3R 5BU. Work includes attending meetings and advising on business development. From March 2017 until further notice, I receive a monthly salary of £8,098.75 for an expected commitment of 15 hours. (Updated 13 July 2015 and 10 March 2017)
Non-executive director of Aggregated Micro Power plc; renewable energy investment business. Address: Hasilwood House, 62 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AW. Until further notice, I receive £3,750 per quarter for an expected commitment of 15 hours. (Updated 13 July 2015)
20 April 2017, received payment of £2,500 from the Young President’s Organisation Texas, c/o YPO Austin, 504 Oakland Drive, Austin, TX78703, USA, for a speech delivered on 20 April 2017. Hours: 2 hrs including travel and preparation. (Registered 28 April 2017)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Falcon and Associates International Ltd
Address of donor: 140 Brompton Road, London SW3 1HY

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights, accommodation, food and transportation: value approx. £4,313

Destination of visit: Dubai

Dates of visit: 3 - 6 November 2016

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, with the Conservative Middle East Council, to gain a deeper understanding of the strategic important links between Dubai and the UK.

(Registered 30 November 2016)
Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahrain
Address of donor(s): P.O. Box 547, Government Road, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain

lf benefit in kind: Flights, hotel accommodation, food and transport to a total value of £3,550

Destination of visit: Kingdom of Bahrain

Dates of visit: 8 to 12 December 2016

Purpose of visit: Parliamentary delegation, with the Conservative Middle East Council, to the 6th Manama Dialogue in order to gain a deeper understanding of the strategic links between the Kingdom of Bahrain and the wider Gulf States and the UK.

(Registered 20 December 2016)
8. Miscellaneous
Co-Chair of the Cross Party Group on Balanced Migration. Migrationwatch UK provides secretarial, research and administrative support, pays for printing costs and maintains the group’s website. (Registered 9 May 2011; updated 25 July 2014 and 31 July 2015).

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