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11 December 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • 28 November 2017, received £450 from Dods Group, 11th Floor, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9SG, for Q&A sessions. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 11 December 2017)

11 September 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payment of £350 expected for taking part in a seminar on 20 July 2016. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 15 August 2016)
 

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives
    Address of donor: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, Malé 20077, Republic of Maldives

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £4,634.66

    Destination of visit: Republic of Maldives

    Date of visit: 23-29 July 2016

    Purpose of visit: Follow-up delegation of the APPG for the Maldives. The group met with opposition and government MPs of all parties, political prisoners and members of the judiciary.

    (Registered 19 August 2016)
 

29 August 2017 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Welle-verein fur Menschenrechte und Freiheit
    Address of donor: Postfach 1764, 8048 Zurich

    Destination of visit: Paris

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flight tickets: £426; hotel: £74; total: £500

    Dates of visit: 1 July 2017

    Purpose of visit: NCRI Free Iran Rally Paris Conference.

    (Registered 04 August 2017)

7 July 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

 
  • Name of donor: 97 Dining Club
    Address of donor: 810 London Road, Leigh-on-Sea SS9 3NH

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £11,500

    Donor status: unincorporated association

    (Registered 30 June 2017)
  • Name of donor: 1912 Club
    Address of donor: 116 Valley Road, Chorleywood, Herts, WD3 4BH

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £1,600

    Donor status: unincorporated association

    (Registered 30 June 2017)

2 May 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Swiss Foreign Ministry
    Address of donor: Presence Switzerland PRS, Bundesgasse 32, 3003 Bern, Switzerland

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Travel and accommodation with a value of £1,900

    Destination of visit: Switzerland (Zurich, Bern, Lausanne, Geneva)

    Date of visit: 3-7 April 2017

    Purpose of visit: Participation in a study trip to Switzerland (Swiss-EU relations, Swiss financial centre, Science and Innovation, International Geneva)

    (Registered 02 May 2017)

10 April 2017 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: High Commission of the Maldives
    Address of donor: 22 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5NJ

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, accommodation, food and local transport with a value of £8,303.09

    Destination of visit: the Maldives

    Date of visit: 13 to 21 February 2016

    Purpose of visit: Delegation as part of the All-Party British Maldives Parliamentary Group involving meetings with the President and Cabinet, representatives of political parties and the judiciary.

    (Registered 11 March 2016)
 

5 December 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 20 November 2015, received £350 for talk. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 30 November 2015)
  • Payment of £350 expected for taking part in a seminar on 23 November 2016. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 01 December 2016)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: High Commission of the Maldives
    Address of donor: 22 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5NJ

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, accommodation, food and local transport with a value of £8,303.09

    Destination of visit: the Maldives

    Date of visit: 13 to 21 February 2016

    Purpose of visit: Delegation as part of the All-Party British Maldives Parliamentary Group involving meetings with the President and Cabinet, representatives of political parties and the judiciary.

    (Registered 11 March 2016)
  • Name of donor: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives
    Address of donor: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, Malé 20077, Republic of Maldives

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £4,634.66

    Destination of visit: Republic of Maldives

    Date of visit: 23-29 July 2016

    Purpose of visit: Follow-up delegation of the APPG for the Maldives. The group met with opposition and government MPs of all parties, political prisoners and members of the judiciary.

    (Registered 19 August 2016)
  • Name of donor: High Commission of the Maldives
    Address of donor: 22 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5NJ

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, accommodation, food and local transport with a value of £8,303.09

    Destination of visit: the Maldives

    Date of visit: 13 to 21 February 2016

    Purpose of visit: Delegation as part of the All-Party British Maldives Parliamentary Group involving meetings with the President and Cabinet, representatives of political parties and the judiciary.

    (Registered 11 March 2016)
  • Name of donor: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives
    Address of donor: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, Malé 20077, Republic of Maldives

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £4,634.66

    Destination of visit: Republic of Maldives

    Date of visit: 23-29 July 2016

    Purpose of visit: Follow-up delegation of the APPG for the Maldives. The group met with opposition and government MPs of all parties, political prisoners and members of the judiciary.

    (Registered 19 August 2016)

5 September 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 20 November 2015, received £350 for talk from Cumberlege Eden & Partners, Snells Cottage, Newick, BN8 4LA. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 30 November 2015)
  • Payments from Cumberlege Eden & Partners, Snells Cottage, Newick BN8 4LA:
  • 20 November 2015, received £350 for talk. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 30 November 2015)
  • Payment of £350 expected for taking part in a seminar on 20 July 2016. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 15 August 2016)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives
    Address of donor: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, Malé 20077, Republic of Maldives

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and accommodation with a value of £4,634.66

    Destination of visit: Republic of Maldives

    Date of visit: 23-29 July 2016

    Purpose of visit: Follow-up delegation of the APPG for the Maldives. The group met with opposition and government MPs of all parties, political prisoners and members of the judiciary.

    (Registered 19 August 2016)

1 August 2016 - View full entry

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

  • Name of donor: 97 Dining Club
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,500

    Date received: 22 April 2015

    Date accepted: 22 April 2015

    Donor status: unincorporated association

    (Registered 5 June 2015; updated 23 July 2015)
 

21 March 2016 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: High Commission of the Maldives
    Address of donor: 22 Nottingham Place, London W1U 5NJ

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, accommodation, food and local transport with a value of £8,303.09

    Destination of visit: the Maldives

    Date of visit: 13 to 21 February 2016

    Purpose of visit: Delegation as part of the All-Party British Maldives Parliamentary Group involving meetings with the President and Cabinet, representatives of political parties and the judiciary.

    (Registered 11 March 2016)

7 March 2016 - View full entry

8. Miscellaneous

  • Chair of Board of Trustees of the Industry and Parliament Trust (Updated 11 July 2014)
  • Chair of Board of Trustees of the Industry and Parliament Trust. (Updated 11 July 2014)

30 November 2015 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • 20 November 2015, received £350 for talk from Cumberlege Eden & Partners, Snells Cottage, Newick, BN8 4LA. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 30 November 2015)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: Government of Thailand
    Address of donor: Royal Thai Embassy, 29-30 Queen’s Gate, London SW7 5JB

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): in country costs, hotel, transport and certain meals; total value £1,000. The costs of flights were met by a non-regisrable source.

    Destination of visit: Bangkok, Thailand

    Date of visit: 10-15 November 2014

    Purpose of visit: discussions with the Thai government relating to the development of their new constitution and promotion of trade and cultural exchange.

    (Registered 26 November 2014)
 

10 August 2015 - View full entry

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

  • Name of donor: 97 Dining Club
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £9,750

    Donor status: unincorporated association

    (Registered 05 June 2015)
  • Name of donor: 97 Dining Club
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,500

    Date received: 22 April 2015

    Date accepted: 22 April 2015

    Donor status: unincorporated association

    (Registered 5 June 2015; updated 23 July 2015)

13 July 2015 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: The European Azerbaijan Society
    Address of donor (the address of individuals will not be published): 15 Queen Anne’s Gate, London SW1H 9BU

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,943 for flights and £600 for 5 nights at a hotel; total £2,543

    Destination of visit: Baku, Shaki and Gabala, Azerbaijan

    Date of visit: 26 May – 31 May 2014

    Purpose of visit: to meet with political and parliamentary figures including the President of the Republic, ministers, the British Ambassador, local public service centres, representatives of international organisations, human rights groups and IDP/Refugee camp of displaced people from the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh

    (Registered 13 June 2014)
  • Name of donor: British University in Egypt
    Address of donor: El Sherouk City, Suez Desert Road, Cairo 11837 - P.O. Box 43

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,300

    Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt

    Date of visit: 13-16 June 2014

    Purpose of visit: to meet the new President, government ministers, religious leaders, British Council, IPU and representatives of civil society and discuss developments in the run up to parliamentary elections.

    (Registered 10 July 2014)
 

8 June 2015 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • Until further notice, I am Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club, East Grinstead House, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 1UA. I receive £6,000 a year in return for an expected commitment of 100 hours. (Updated 5 June 2015)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

  • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club, East Grinstead House, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 1UA. (£5,001–£10,000)
  • Annual payment of £6,000. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 5 March 2014; updated 4 December 2014)
  • Name of donor: 97 Dining Club
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £9,750

    Donor status: unincorporated association

    (Registered 05 June 2015)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: The European Azerbaijan Society
    Address of donor (the address of individuals will not be published): 15 Queen Anne’s Gate, London SW1H 9BU

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,943 for flights and £600 for 5 nights at a hotel; total £2,543

    Destination of visit: Baku, Shaki and Gabala, Azerbaijan

    Date of visit: 26 May – 31 May 2014

    Purpose of visit: to meet with political and parliamentary figures including the President of the Republic, ministers, the British Ambassador, local public service centres, representatives of international organisations, human rights groups and IDP/Refugee camp of displaced people from the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh

    (Registered 13 June 2014)
  • Name of donor: British University in Egypt
    Address of donor: El Sherouk City, Suez Desert Road, Cairo 11837 - P.O. Box 43

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,300

    Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt

    Date of visit: 13-16 June 2014

    Purpose of visit: to meet the new President, government ministers, religious leaders, British Council, IPU and representatives of civil society and discuss developments in the run up to parliamentary elections.

    (Registered 10 July 2014)
  • Name of donor: Government of Thailand
    Address of donor: Royal Thai Embassy, 29-30 Queen’s Gate, London SW7 5JB

    Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): in country costs, hotel, transport and certain meals; total value £1,000. The costs of flights were met by a non-regisrable source.

    Destination of visit: Bangkok, Thailand

    Date of visit: 10-15 November 2014

    Purpose of visit: discussions with the Thai government relating to the development of their new constitution and promotion of trade and cultural exchange.

    (Registered 26 November 2014)

8. Miscellaneous

 
  • Chair of Board of Trustees of the Industry and Parliament Trust (Updated 11 July 2014)
  • Chairman of the Industry and Parliament Fellowship Committee.

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

 
  • I employ my wife, Julia Amess, as part-time Secretary/Caseworker.

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: The European Azerbaijan Society
  • Address of donor (the address of individuals will not be published): 15 Queen Anne’s Gate, London SW1H 9BU
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,943 for flights and £600 for 5 nights at a hotel; total £2,543
  • Destination of visit: Baku, Shaki and Gabala, Azerbaijan
  • Date of visit: 26 May – 31 May 2014
  • Purpose of visit: to meet with political and parliamentary figures including the President of the Republic, ministers, the British Ambassador, local public service centres, representatives of international organisations, human rights groups and IDP/Refugee camp of displaced people from the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh
  • (Registered 13 June 2014)
  • Name of donor: British University in Egypt
  • Address of donor: El Sherouk City, Suez Desert Road, Cairo 11837 - P.O. Box 43
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,300
  • Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt
  • Date of visit: 13-16 June 2014
  • Purpose of visit: to meet the new President, government ministers, religious leaders, British Council, IPU and representatives of civil society and discuss developments in the run up to parliamentary elections.
  • (Registered 10 July 2014)
  • Name of donor: Government of Thailand
  • Address of donor: Royal Thai Embassy, 29-30 Queen’s Gate, London SW7 5JB
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): in country costs, hotel, transport and certain meals; total value £1,000. The costs of flights were met by a non-regisrable source.
  • Destination of visit: Bangkok, Thailand
  • Date of visit: 10-15 November 2014
  • Purpose of visit: discussions with the Thai government relating to the development of their new constitution and promotion of trade and cultural exchange.
  • (Registered 26 November 2014)
 

11. Miscellaneous

  • Chair of Board of Trustees of the Industry and Parliament Trust (Updated 11 July 2014)
  • Chairman of the Industry and Parliament Fellowship Committee.
 

30 March 2015 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Saudi Arabia)
  • Address of donor: c/o Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, 30-32 Charles St, London W1J 5DZ
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £5,292
  • Destination of visit: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Date of visit: 16-20 February 2014
  • Purpose of visit: all party parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Shura Council, to meet the Deputy Speaker, Foreign Affairs Committee, Second Deputy Premier, government ministers and Governor of the Saudi Arabia Monetary Authority. Also to visit King Saud University to discuss collaboration with UK universities on de-radicalisation.
  • (Registered 12 March 2014)
 

9 March 2015 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for completing annual survey.
  • Received on 27 January 2014, £200 for completion of annual survey. Payment donated to local charity. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 25 February 2014)
 

26 January 2015 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 

6. Overseas visits

  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): in country costs, hotel, transport and certain meals; total value £1,000. The costs of flights were met by an non-regisrable source.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): in country costs, hotel, transport and certain meals; total value £1,000. The costs of flights were met by a non-regisrable source.

11. Miscellaneous

 

    8. Land and Property

    • Residential property in London from which rental income is received; until October 2013. (Registered 16 August 2011; updated 20 November 2013)
     

    8 December 2014 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Annual payment of £6,000 for expected commitment of 100 hrs in 2014. (Registered 5 March 2014)
    • Annual payment of £6,000. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 5 March 2014; updated 4 December 2014)

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Government of Thailand
    • Address of donor: Royal Thai Embassy, 29-30 Queen’s Gate, London SW7 5JB
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): in country costs, hotel, transport and certain meals; total value £1,000. The costs of flights were met by an non-regisrable source.
    • Destination of visit: Bangkok, Thailand
    • Date of visit: 10-15 November 2014
    • Purpose of visit: discussions with the Thai government relating to the development of their new constitution and promotion of trade and cultural exchange.
    • (Registered 26 November 2014)

    14 July 2014 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: British University in Egypt
    • Address of donor: El Sherouk City, Suez Desert Road, Cairo 11837 - P.O. Box 43
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,300
    • Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt
    • Date of visit: 13-16 June 2014
    • Purpose of visit: to meet the new President, government ministers, religious leaders, British Council, IPU and representatives of civil society and discuss developments in the run up to parliamentary elections.
    • (Registered 10 July 2014)

    11. Miscellaneous

    • Trustee of the Industry and Parliament Trust.
    • Chair of Board of Trustees of the Industry and Parliament Trust (Updated 11 July 2014)

    16 June 2014 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: The European Azerbaijan Society
    • Address of donor (the address of individuals will not be published): 15 Queen Anne’s Gate, London SW1H 9BU
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,943 for flights and £600 for 5 nights at a hotel; total £2,543
    • Destination of visit: Baku, Shaki and Gabala, Azerbaijan
    • Date of visit: 26 May – 31 May 2014
    • Purpose of visit: to meet with political and parliamentary figures including the President of the Republic, ministers, the British Ambassador, local public service centres, representatives of international organisations, human rights groups and IDP/Refugee camp of displaced people from the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh
    • (Registered 13 June 2014)

    21 March 2014 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Saudi Arabia)
    • Address of donor: c/o Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, 30-32 Charles St, London W1J 5DZ
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £5,292
    • Destination of visit: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    • Date of visit: 16-20 February 2014
    • Purpose of visit: all party parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Shura Council, to meet the Deputy Speaker, Foreign Affairs Committee, Second Deputy Premier, government ministers and Governor of the Saudi Arabia Monetary Authority. Also to visit King Saud University to discuss collaboration with UK universities on de-radicalisation.
    • (Registered 12 March 2014)

    10 March 2014 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Received on 8 January 2013, annual payment of £6,000 for expected commitment of 100 hrs in 2013. (Registered 14 February 2013)
    • Annual payment of £6,000 for expected commitment of 100 hrs in 2014. (Registered 5 March 2014)
    • Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for completing annual survey.
    • Received on 27 January 2014, £200 for completion of annual survey. Payment donated to local charity. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 25 February 2014)

    25 November 2013 - View full entry

    8. Land and Property

    • Residential property in London from which rental income is received. (Registered 16 August 2011)
    • Residential property in London from which rental income is received; until October 2013. (Registered 16 August 2011; updated 20 November 2013)

    8 July 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Received annual payment of £6,000. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 25 June 2012)
     

    25 February 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • Received on 8 January 2013, annual payment of £6,000 for expected commitment of 100 hrs in 2013. (Registered 14 February 2013)

    25 June 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Received annual payment of £6,000 on 10 May 2011. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 10 May 2011)
    • Received annual payment of £6,000. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 25 June 2012)

    16 April 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • 18 March 2011, payment of £75 from Populus, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for opinion research interview in February 2011. Hours: 15 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 30 March 2011)
     

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO)
    • Address of donor: 6 Grafton Street, London W1S 4EQ
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £7,752.29, including business class flights, accommodation, transportation and meals
    • Destination of visit: Hong Kong
    • Date of visit: 19-26 February 2011
    • Purpose of visit: to strengthen bilateral ties and deepen understanding between the UK and Hong Kong, and to update knowledge and awareness of Hong Kong’s political, social and economic development
    • (Registered 21 March 2011)
     

    30 January 2012 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Voluntary Service Organisation
    • Address of donor: Carlton House, 27A Carlton Drive, London SW15 2BS
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,404.37
    • Destination of visit: Manila and Ifugao Province, Philippines
    • Date of visit: 22 August-3 September 2010
    • Purpose of visit: to participate in VSO’s Parliamentarian Volunteering Scheme
    • (Registered 24 September 2010)
    • Name of donor: Iran Liberty Association
    • Address of donor: Trafalgar House, Granville Place, Mill Hill, London NW7 3SA
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Travel and hotel accommodation value £4,487.57
    • Destination of visit: New York
    • Date of visit: 20-23 September 2010
    • Purpose of visit: to deliver a speech on behalf of the Iranian community
    • (Registered 7 October 2010)
     

    30 August 2011 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Travel and hotel accommodation value £4487.57
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Travel and hotel accommodation value £4,487.57

    8. Land and Property

     
    • Residential property in London from which rental income is received. (Registered 16 August 2011)

    20 June 2011 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Qatar Government
    • Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB.
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): estimated value £5,000.
    • Destination of visit: Doha, Qatar.
    • Date of visit: 30 May to 2 June 2010
    • Purpose of visit: to attend the Forum on Democracy
    • (Registered 15 June 2010)
     

    4. Sponsorships

    • (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: Southend West Dining Club
    • (a) Address of donor: Kevin Thomas, Bird Luckin Ltd, Aquila House, Waterloo Lane, Chelmsford, CM1 1BW.
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £9,000. No individual donor gave more than £1,500.
    • (a) Donor status: group of individuals
    • (a) (Registered 15 June 2010)
     

    16 May 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Received annual payment of £6,000 on 21 December 2009. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 7 January 2010)
    • Received annual payment of £6,000 on 10 May 2011. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 10 May 2011)

    18 April 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • 18 March 2011, payment of £75 from Populus, 10 Northburgh Street, London EC1V 0AT, for opinion research interview in February 2011. Hours: 15 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 30 March 2011)

    28 March 2011 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO)
    • Address of donor: 6 Grafton Street, London W1S 4EQ
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £7,752.29, including business class flights, accommodation, transportation and meals
    • Destination of visit: Hong Kong
    • Date of visit: 19-26 February 2011
    • Purpose of visit: to strengthen bilateral ties and deepen understanding between the UK and Hong Kong, and to update knowledge and awareness of Hong Kong’s political, social and economic development
    • (Registered 21 March 2011)

    8 November 2010 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Members of the Iranian community in Britain
    • Address of donor: Trafalgar House, Granvile Place, Mill Hill, London NW7 3SA
    • Name of donor: Iran Liberty Association
    • Address of donor: Trafalgar House, Granville Place, Mill Hill, London NW7 3SA

    25 October 2010 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • Name of donor: Maldives Government
    • Address of donor: Maldives Government Offices, Maldives
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): less than £5,000
    • Destination of visit: Maldives
    • Date of visit: 24 August-2 September 2008
    • Purpose of visit: to meet parliamentarians and advise on good practice in election procedures, as a member of the All-Party British-Maldives Parliamentary Group.
    • (Registered 15 September 2009)
    • Name of donor: Voluntary Service Organisation
    • Address of donor: Carlton House, 27A Carlton Drive, London SW15 2BS
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,404.37
    • Destination of visit: Manila and Ifugao Province, Philippines
    • Date of visit: 22 August-3 September 2010
    • Purpose of visit: to participate in VSO’s Parliamentarian Volunteering Scheme
    • (Registered 24 September 2010)
    • Name of donor: Members of the Iranian community in Britain
    • Address of donor: Trafalgar House, Granvile Place, Mill Hill, London NW7 3SA
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Travel and hotel accommodation value £4487.57
    • Destination of visit: New York
    • Date of visit: 20-23 September 2010
    • Purpose of visit: to deliver a speech on behalf of the Iranian community
    • (Registered 7 October 2010)

    6 September 2010 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club, East Grinstead House, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 1UA. (£5,001-£10,000)
    • Received payment of £6,000 on 21 December 2009. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 7 January 2010)
    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club, East Grinstead House, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 1UA. (£5,001–£10,000)
    • Received annual payment of £6,000 on 21 December 2009. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 7 January 2010)

    4. Sponsorships

     
    • (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: Southend West Dining Club
    • (a) Address of donor: Kevin Thomas, Bird Luckin Ltd, Aquila House, Waterloo Lane, Chelmsford, CM1 1BW.
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £9,000. No individual donor gave more than £1,500.
    • (a) Donor status: group of individuals
    • (a) (Registered 15 June 2010)

    6. Overseas visits

    • 4-11 April 2009 to China as a guest of the Chinese Association of Friendship and Understanding. Accommodation and food paid for by the Association and flight sponsored by Mr Maurice Bennett; businessman, London. (Registered 13 April 2009)
    • 15-20 February 2009, to Israel on a parliamentary delegation, paid for by Conservative Friends of Israel and the Government of Israel. (Registered 27 April 2009)
    • Name of donor: Qatar Government
    • Address of donor: Qatar Embassy, 1 South Audley Street, London W1K 1NB.
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): estimated value £5,000.
    • Destination of visit: Doha, Qatar.
    • Date of visit: 30 May to 2 June 2010
    • Purpose of visit: to attend the Forum on Democracy
    • (Registered 15 June 2010)

    3 February 2010 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club. (£5,001-£10,000)
    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club, East Grinstead House, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 1UA. (£5,001-£10,000)
    • Received payment of £6,000 on 21 December 2009. Hours: 100 hrs. (Registered 7 January 2010)

    25 November 2009 - View full entry

    11. Miscellaneous

     
    • Trustee of the Industry and Parliament Trust.
    • Chairman of the Industry and Parliament Fellowship Committee.

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Trustee of the Industry and Parliament Trust.
    • Chairman of the Industry and Parliament Fellowship Committee.
     

    28 October 2009 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • Date of visit: 24 August-2 September 2009
    • Date of visit: 24 August-2 September 2008

    14 October 2009 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • Name of donor: Maldives Government
    • Address of donor: Maldives Government Offices, Maldives
    • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): less than £5,000
    • Destination of visit: Maldives
    • Date of visit: 24 August-2 September 2009
    • Purpose of visit: to meet parliamentarians and advise on good practice in election procedures, as a member of the All-Party British-Maldives Parliamentary Group.
    • (Registered 15 September 2009)

    6 May 2009 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 15-20 February 2009, to Israel on a parliamentary delegation, paid for by Conservative Friends of Israel and the Government of Israel. (Registered 27 April 2009)

    22 April 2009 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 4-11 April 2009 to China as a guest of the Chinese Association of Friendship and Understanding. Accommodation and food paid for by the Association and flight sponsored by Mr Maurice Bennett; businessman, London. (Registered 13 April 2009)

    11 February 2009 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • The cost of the plaintiffs in the case of Lord Alton and others vs the Secretary of State for the Home Department, of whom I was one, were met by contributions from Iranian residents in the UK through the National Council of the Iranian Resistance. (Registered 4 February 2008)
     

    16 June 2008 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

    • Chairman of the Industry Parliament Fellowship Committee.
    • Chairman of the Industry and Parliament Fellowship Committee.

    5 February 2008 - View full entry

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • The cost of the plaintiffs in the case of Lord Alton and others vs the Secretary of State for the Home Department, of whom I was one, were met by contributions from Iranian residents in the UK through the National Council of the Iranian Resistance. (Registered 4 February 2008)

    3 July 2007 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 11-15 June 2006, to Israel, hosted by Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI). CFI contributed the cost of flights, accommodation and some meals. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Official Guest Department) contributed to the costs of travel inside Israel, some accommodation and some meals. (Registered 22 June 2006)
     

    26 March 2007 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club. (Up to £5,000)
    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club. (£5,001-£10,000)

    10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

     
    • Trustee of the Industry and Parliament Trust.
    • Chairman of the Industry Parliament Fellowship Committee.

    6 November 2006 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 12-15 September 2005, to New York, USA, to speak at rally in support of the Council for Resistance in Iran. The visit was paid for by that organisation. (Registered 10 October 2005)
     

    25 July 2006 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 11-15 June 2006, to Israel, hosted by Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI). CFI contributed the cost of flights, accommodation and some meals. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Official Guest Department) contributed to the costs of travel inside Israel, some accommodation and some meals. (Registered 22 June 2006)

    13 February 2006 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 3-7 January 2005, to Jordan as a guest of the Government of Jordan. (Registered 11 January 2005)
     

    1 November 2005 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 29 April-4 May 2004, to Qatar as a guest of the Government of Qatar. (Registered 4 June 2004)
    • 12-15 September 2005, to New York, USA, to speak at rally in support of the Council for Resistance in Iran. The visit was paid for by that organisation. (Registered 10 October 2005)

    11 April 2005 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

    • 7-19 December 2003, to Cairo, Egypt, to take part in the 4th General Assembly of the World Scout Parliamentary Union in my capacity as Joint Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Scout Group. The Scout Association met the cost of the air fares and the accommodation was paid for by the Egyptian People's Assembly. (Registered 22 March 2004)
     

    28 January 2005 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 3-7 January 2005, to Jordan as a guest of the Government of Jordan. (Registered 11 January 2005)

    16 July 2004 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 29 April-4 May 2004, to Qatar as a guest of the Government of Qatar. (Registered 4 June 2004)

    21 May 2004 - View full entry

    6. Overseas visits

     
    • 7-19 December 2003, to Cairo, Egypt, to take part in the 4th General Assembly of the World Scout Parliamentary Union in my capacity as Joint Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Scout Group. The Scout Association met the cost of the air fares and the accommodation was paid for by the Egyptian People's Assembly. (Registered 22 March 2004)

    26 November 2002 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Occasional media interviews.
    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club. (£1,001-£5,000)
    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club. (Up to £5,000)

    10 November 2000 (first entry we have)

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Occasional media interviews.
    • Parliamentary Adviser to the Caravan Club. (£1,001-£5,000)