Mr Michael Portillo

Former MP, Kensington and Chelsea

Kensington and Chelsea Conservative

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Recent appearances

  • Museums 2 Mar 2004

    I feel very fortunate indeed to have the opportunity to open this debate on the important subject of museums. Next week, the national museums and galleries will launch a series of reports in which they draw attention to some of their good work and achievements and the problems that they face. I have a strong interest in the matter because my constituency contains three national museums. It is...
  • Written Answers — Health: Patient Power Project 10 Feb 2004

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many beds have installed services for telephone, television and radio under the Patient Power Project, broken down by the licence holder providing the service.
  • Written Answers — Health: Patient Power Project 10 Feb 2004

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) what proportion of the beds deemed suitable to receive telephone, television and radio services under the Patient Power Project have those services; (2) how many and what proportion of NHS trusts have signed concession agreements with licence holders under the Patient Power project; (3) how many installations under the Patient Power project...

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Profile

Former Conservative MP for Kensington and Chelsea

Entered the House of Commons on 13 December 1984 — unknown

Left the House of Commons on 11 April 2005 — did not stand for re-election

Also represented Enfield, Southgate

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  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a low number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2005, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 39.81% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 11 Apr 2005.

1. Remunerated directorships
BAE Systems PLC (non-executive).
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Speaking engagements booked through Speakers for Business:
1 September 2004, speech at Private Finance Initiative Journal Annual Dinner (Blue Box Group UK Ltd), London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
7 October 2004, speech at Audit Commission Dinner, Daventry. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
Speaking engagements booked through DBA Speakers Agency:
19 April 2004, speech at Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales, East of England Supper, Hertfordshire. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 4 May 2004)
16 June 2004, speech at Chartered Institute Public Finance and Accountancy Conference Fringe Meeting, Brighton. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
6 July 2004, Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales, East of England Supper, Norwich. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 2 September 2004)
19 November 2004, speech at Baker Tilly Conference, Surrey. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
2 December 2004, speech at Jane's Information Group Awards, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
7 February 2005, speech at Gloucestershire WI Meeting, Cheltenham. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
Speaking engagements booked through Parliament Communications Speaking Agency
7 May 2004, speech at British Association of Communicators in Business Dinner, Warwickshire. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
24 November 2004, speech at Lloyds TSB Conference, Guernsey. Fee plus return flights. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
Speaking engagements booked through the London Speaker Bureau
25 May 2004, speech at Cendant Lunch, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
26 May 2004, speech at STP Annual Benchmark Awards, London. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
9 June 2004, speech at EMAP Automobile Conference, Birmingham. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
14 September 2004, speech at 100 Property Club Dinner, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
28 September 2004, speech at IChemE Awards Dinner, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
9 November 2004, speech at Thomas Byrne Lunch, Dublin. Fee plus return flights. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
Speaking engagements booked through the Speakers Corner Agency
13 November 2004, to IOD Dinner, Jersey. Fee plus return flights. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
Speaking engagements booked through JLA Speaking Agency
27 May 2004, speech at Intellect Dinner, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
12 June 2004, speech at HVCA Conference, Harrogate. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
2 September 2004, Gramophone Classical Awards, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
5 October 2004, speech at CIO Connect Dinner, Surrey. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
12 November 2004, speech at Allen & Overy Conference, Amsterdam. Fee plus return flights and one night's accommodation. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
4 March 2005, speech at Sheffield Accountants Dinner, Sheffield. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
Speaking engagements booked through Performing Artistes Agency
22 September 2004, speech at Knight Frank Estate Agents Dinner, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
26 November 2004, Institute of Export annual export lunch, Gatwork. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
30 November 2004, speech at Royal and Sun Alliance dinner, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
Sky News occasional contributor as newspaper reviewer. (Up to £5,000)
7 April 2004, speech at Ceridian Lunch, London, booked through Celebrity Speakers Ltd. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 4 May 2004)
April 2004, two book reviews for the Sunday Times. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 4 May 2004)
April 2004, article for Medlife Magazine. Fee plus return flight to Iberian Peninsula and three night's hotel accommodation. (Up to £5,000)
April 2004, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 4 May 2004)
8 April 2004, BBC "Parkinson" (for BBC1). (Up to £5,000) (Registered 4 May 2004)
16 May 2004, speech at Brighton Festival Literary Lunch, Brighton. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
23 May 2004, participant in panel discussion at English National Opera. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
May 2004, article for Square Meal Magazine. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
May 2004, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
June 2004, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 8 July 2004)
Television programmes (as a participant), BBC 'This Week' (for BBC1) January-May 2004, weekly series (£10,001-£15,000), BBC 'Dinner with Portillo' series of six programmes May-October 2004 (for BBC4) (£15,001-£20,000), BBC 'This Week' for BBC1 November-December 2003 (paid June 2004) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 8 July 2004); BBC 'This Week' (for BBC1) June and July 2004, weekly series. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 2 September 2004), 30 July 2004, BBC Newsnight Review (for BBC2) (Up to £5,000) (Registered 2 September 2004) BBC 'This Week' for (BBC1) August 2004, weekly series (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004), BBC 'This Week' (for BBC1) September 2004, weekly series (Up to £5,000) (Registered 14 December 2004), BBC 'This Week' (for BBC1) October 2004, weekly series (Up to £5,000) (Registered 17 January 2005), BBC, presenter of a four part series on Political Cartoonists (for BBC4) (£15,001-£20,000) (Registered 17 January 2005). BBC 'This Week' (for BBC1) November 2004, December 2004 and January 2005 weekly series (£5,001-£10,000), 3BMTV Contributor to Events that Changed our World (Up to £5,000), BBC presenter for Battered and Bruised (for BBC1) (Up to £5,000), BBC 'Dinner with Portillo' series of six programmes February-May 2005 (for BBC4) (£15,001-£20,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
July 2004, article for Medlife Magazine. Fee plus return flight to Tunis and three nights' hotel accommodation. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 2 September 2004)
July 2004, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 2 September 2004)
August 2004, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 2 September 2004)
August 2004, article for the Times Weekend Review (Up to £5,000) (Registered 2 September 2004)
September 2004, article for GB Airways Medlife Magazine. Fee plus return flights to Gibraltar. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
8 September 2004, speech at Chiron Corporation Dinner, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
20 September 2004, speech at Gibraltar Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner, Gibraltar. Fee plus four nights' accommodation. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
29 September 2004, speech at JBP PR Anniversary Dinner, Bristol. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
September 2004, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
October 2004, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
12 October 2004, speech at 2004 Building Homes Quality Awards, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
18 October 2004, speech at T Rowe Price Dinner, London. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
19 October 2004, speech at British Businessmen's Club, Düsseldorf, Germany. Fee plus return flight. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 20 October 2004)
October 2004, two articles for The Sunday Times. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
November 2004, four articles for The Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
2 November 2004, speech at CDR Aldwych Dinner, London. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
11 November 2004, speech at Aeolus Lunch, Glasgow, booked through Gordon Poole Agency. Fee plus return flights. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
9 December 2004, speech at St Regis Paper Company Ltd lunch, London, booked through Catalyst World Class Ltd. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 14 December 2004)
September 2004 and December 2004 Associate to Capgemini UK plc. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 17 January 2005)
December 2004, four articles for The Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 17 January 2005)
16 February 2005, speech at Oil Companies Energy Conference, Cancun. Fee plus return flight to Cancun, Mexico and two nights hotel accommodation. Booked through Speakers UK Agency. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
January-March 2005, Associate to Capgemini UK plc. (£10,001-£15,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
January 2005, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
February 2005, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
March 2005, four articles for the Sunday Times. (£5,001-£10,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
February 2005, article for Medlife Magazine. Fee plus return flight to Malta and three nights' hotel accommodation. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 22 March 2005)
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
Complimentary membership of The Peak Health Club, The Carlton Tower Hotel, London SW7.
Ex officio complimentary membership of the Chelsea Arts Club.
September 2004, free Executive Medical Screen, Cromwell Hospital, London SW7. (Registered 20 October 2004)
6. Overseas visits
5-7 March 2004, to Venice, to attend British-Italian Seminar. Return flight and two nights' accommodation provided by the Italian UK Ambassador. (Registered 4 May 2004)
5-7 November 2004, to Madrid to attend British-Spanish Tertulias, who paid for return airfares to Madrid plus two nights' accommodation. (Registered 14 December 2004)
3-4 December 2004, to Potsdam, Germany for Club of Three conference. Return air fares to Berlin plus one night's accommodation paid by conference organisers. (Registered 14 December 2004)

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