Helen Grant

Conservative MP for Maidstone and The Weald

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Your MP (Helen Grant) represents you, and all of the people who live in Maidstone and The Weald, at the UK Parliament in Westminster.

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Conservative MP for Maidstone and The Weald

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Helen Grant campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Justice
  • Business
  • Innovation and Skills
  • Transport
  • Education
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Invicta Park Barracks
  • Channel Four
  • Refugees: Children
  • Armed Forces: Families
  • UN Resolutions: Females

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Nationality and Borders Bill Committee (15 Sep 2021 to 21 Sep 2021)
  • Vice-Chair, Conservative Party ( 8 Jan 2018 to 24 May 2019)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, Committees on Arms Export Controls (10 Feb 2016 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, International Development Sub-Committee on the Work of the Independent Commission for Aid Impact (14 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • Member, International Development Committee ( 8 Jul 2015 to 31 Oct 2016)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport ( 7 Oct 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Women and Equalities ( 6 Sep 2012 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Member, Justice Committee (12 Jul 2010 to 31 Oct 2011)

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Last updated: 13 May 2024.

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Leo Raznovich
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Food and airfare for the chef for a campaign fundraising dinner, value £3,054
Donor status: individual
(Registered 7 December 2023)
Name of donor: Burtons Veterinary Products Ltd
Address of donor: Guardian Industrial Estate, Pattenden Lane, Marden TN12 9QD
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 in purchasing tickets for a campaign fundraising dinner
Donor status: company, registration 03317172
(Registered 7 December 2023)
Name of donor: Acuitas Communications Ltd
Address of donor: 5 Technology Park, Colindeep Lane, Colindale, London NW9 6BX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,615 as part of a ticket purchase and auction bid at a campaign fundraising dinner
Donor status: company, registration 09519591
(Registered 8 January 2024)
Name of donor: Rachel Matharu
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,951.29 in paying the cost of ten tickets to a fundraising dinner (less the value of the dinner and drinks)
Donor status: individual
(Registered 26 March 2024)
Name of donor: Kingsley Capital Partners LLP
Address of donor: 167-169 Great Portland Street, 5th Floor, London W1W 5PF
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Financial donation of £1000, plus £395.13 for one fundraising dinner ticket (less the value of the food and wine), plus donation of the cost of the wine and soft drinks served at the dinner (£585.16), value £1,980.29
Donor status: company, registration OC367573
(Registered 26 March 2024)
Name of donor: Dr Bimal Bhaduri
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Cost of the food and the catering services for a fundraising dinner, value £1,722
Donor status: individual
(Registered 26 March 2024)
3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources
Name of donor: Ascot Racecourse Ltd
Address of donor: Ascot Racecourse, Ascot SL5 7JX
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Entry for three persons to the Royal Enclosure and the Summer House pavilion at Royal Ascot races, value £825
Date received: 24 June 2023
Date accepted: 24 June 2023
Donor status: company, registration 04320977
(Registered 10 July 2023)
Name of donor: Lawn Tennis Association Ltd
Address of donor: National Tennis Centre, 100 Priory Lane, Roehampton, London SW15 5JQ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets with hospitality for the Cinch Tennis Championships at Queen’s Club, value £594
Date received: 22 June 2023
Date accepted: 22 June 2023
Donor status: company, registration 07459469
(Registered 11 July 2023)
Name of donor: Lawn Tennis Association Ltd
Address of donor: National Tennis Centre, 100 Priory Lane, Roehampton, London SW15 5JQ
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket to the Wimbledon Championships tennis tournament, received as a member of the House of Commons tennis team playing against a team from the Australian Parliament, value £100
Date received: 5 July 2023
Date accepted: 5 July 2023
Donor status: company, registration 07459469
(Registered 19 July 2023)
Name of donor: Stoke Park Ltd
Address of donor: Stoke Park Club, Park Road, Stoke Poges SL2 4PG
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four tickets to Stoke Park for the Boodles tennis tournament, including hospitality, value £2,185
Date received: 1 July 2023
Date accepted: 1 July 2023
Donor status: company, registration 02732069
(Registered 19 July 2023)
5. Gifts and benefits from sources outside the UK
Name of donor: IHS Nigeria Ltd
Address of donor: Plot 934 Idejo Street, PMB 80167, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Painting by a Nigerian artist, value £2,090
Date received: 31 May 2023
Date accepted: 31 May 2023
Donor status: company, registration RC 407609
(Registered 13 June 2023)
6. Land and property portfolio with a value over £100,000 and where indicated, the portfolio provides a rental income of over £10,000 a year
Type of land/property: Commercial property (offices and storage)
Number of properties: 1
Location: Croydon
Ownership details: held in trust by James Hay Pension Trustees Ltd, on behalf of myself and my husband
Rental income: from 1 April 2017
(Updated 7 September 2015 and 3 April 2017)
Type of land/property: Residential property (property)
Number of properties: 1
Location: Surrey
Interest held: from 3 December 2020
Ownership details: owned jointly with my husband
Rental income: from 3 December 2020
(Registered 26 August 2021)
9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses
Name: Simon Grant
Relationship: Spouse
Role: Senior Parliamentary Assistant
Working pattern: Full time
Additional information: I also employ my husband, Simon Grant, as Office Manager.
(Updated 18 November 2021)

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