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13 August 2018 - View full entry

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

  • Name of donor: Mr Anil Agarwal
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 06 July 2017)
 

16 April 2018 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: Hanover Communications International Ltd
    Address of donor: 70 Gray’s Inn Road, London WC1X 8BT

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Ticket plus hospitality at a rugby match at Twickenham Stadium, total value £799

    Date received: 17 March 2018

    Date accepted: 17 March 2018

    Donor status: company, registration 3559699

    (Registered 03 April 2018)

5 March 2018 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Asian Media Group
    Address of donor: Garavi Gujarat House, 1-2 Silex Street, London SE1 0DW

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets plus hospitality at a football match at Stamford Bridge, total value £677.04 (£338.52 per person)

    Date received: 22 January 2017

    Date accepted: 22 January 2017

    Donor status: company, registration 01716184

    (Registered 16 February 2017)
 

8 January 2018 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: Asian Media Group
    Address of donor: Garavi Gujarat House, 1-2 Silex Street, London, SE1 0DW

    Amount of donation or nature and value of donation in kind: Two tickets plus hospitality at a football match at Stamford Bridge, total value £650 (£325 per person)

    Date received: 16 December 2017

    Date accepted: 16 December 2017

    Donor status: company, registration 01716184

    (Registered 19 December 2017)

7 July 2017 - View full entry

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

 
  • Name of donor: Mr Anil Agarwal
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 06 July 2017)

2 May 2017 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: (1) The Art of Living Foundation (UK); (2) Vyakti Vikas Kendra India
    Address of donor: (1) 96 Hartland Drive, Edgware, Middlesex; (2) 21st Kanakpura Road, Art of Living International Ashram, Bangalore 560 082, India

    Amount of donation: (1) Return flight to and from India, £1,381.15; (2) in New Delhi, transportation, accommodation and some meals, £640.

    Destination of visit: New Delhi, India.

    Date of visit: 10 - 14 March 2016.

    Purpose of visit: To speak at the Global Leadership Forum and attend the World Culture Festival. (I also met with the Prime Minister of India.)

    (Registered 07 April 2016)
 

20 February 2017 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: Asian Media Group
    Address of donor: Garavi Gujarat House, 1-2 Silex Street, London SE1 0DW

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets plus hospitality at a football match at Stamford Bridge, total value £677.04 (£338.52 per person)

    Date received: 22 January 2017

    Date accepted: 22 January 2017

    Donor status: company, registration 01716184

    (Registered 16 February 2017)

5 December 2016 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: (1) The Art of Living Foundation (UK); (2) Vyakti Vikas Kendra India
    Address of donor: (1) 96 Hartland Drive, Edgware, Middlesex; (2) 21st Kanakpura Road, Art of Living International Ashram, Bangalore 560 082, India

    Amount of donation: (1) Return flight to and from India, £1,381.15; (2) in New Delhi, transportation, accommodation and some meals, £640.

    Destination of visit: New Delhi, India.

    Date of visit: 10 - 14 March 2016.

    Purpose of visit: To speak at the Global Leadership Forum and attend the World Culture Festival. (I also met with the Prime Minister of India.)

    (Registered 07 April 2016)
  • Name of donor: (1) The Art of Living Foundation (UK); (2) Vyakti Vikas Kendra India
    Address of donor: (1) 96 Hartland Drive, Edgware, Middlesex; (2) 21st Kanakpura Road, Art of Living International Ashram, Bangalore 560 082, India

    Amount of donation: (1) Return flight to and from India, £1,381.15; (2) in New Delhi, transportation, accommodation and some meals, £640.

    Destination of visit: New Delhi, India.

    Date of visit: 10 - 14 March 2016.

    Purpose of visit: To speak at the Global Leadership Forum and attend the World Culture Festival. (I also met with the Prime Minister of India.)

    (Registered 07 April 2016)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over 100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over 10,000 a year

  • Flat in London: (i) and (ii).
  • Joint owner of farmland in Gujarat, India: (i).
  • Flat in London: (i) and (ii).
  • Joint owner of farmland in Gujarat, India: (i).

1 August 2016 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: V Pankhania Foundation
    Address of donor: 7 Churchill Court, 58 Station Road, Harrow HA2 7SA

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the Royal Charity Polo Cup, value £1,000

    Date received: 11 July 2015

    Date accepted: 11 July 2015

    Donor status: company, registration number 6653185

    (Registered 31 July 2015)
 

18 April 2016 - View full entry

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: (1) The Art of Living Foundation (UK); (2) Vyakti Vikas Kendra India
    Address of donor: (1) 96 Hartland Drive, Edgware, Middlesex; (2) 21st Kanakpura Road, Art of Living International Ashram, Bangalore 560 082, India

    Amount of donation: (1) Return flight to and from India, £1,381.15; (2) in New Delhi, transportation, accommodation and some meals, £640.

    Destination of visit: New Delhi, India.

    Date of visit: 10 - 14 March 2016.

    Purpose of visit: To speak at the Global Leadership Forum and attend the World Culture Festival. (I also met with the Prime Minister of India.)

    (Registered 07 April 2016)

21 March 2016 - View full entry

6. Land and property: (i) value over 100,000 (ii) rental income of over 10,000 a year

  • Flat in London: (i) and (ii) (Registered 31 May 2010)
  • Joint owner of farmland in Gujarat, India: (i)
  • Flat in London: (i) and (ii).
  • Joint owner of farmland in Gujarat, India: (i).

10 August 2015 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: V Pankhania Foundation
    Address of donor: 7 Churchill Court, 58 Station Road, Harrow HA2 7SA

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets for the Royal Charity Polo Cup, value £1,000

    Date received: 11 July 2015

    Date accepted: 11 July 2015

    Donor status: company, registration number 6653185

    (Registered 31 July 2015)

8 June 2015 - View full entry

6. Land and property: (i) value over 100,000 (ii) rental income of over 10,000 a year

 
  • Flat in London: (i) and (ii) (Registered 31 May 2010)
  • Joint owner of farmland in Gujarat, India: (i)

8. Land and Property

8. Miscellaneous

  • Flat in London from which rental income is received.
  • Joint owner of farmland in Gujarat, India. No rent or other income received.
  • Non-practising solicitor.

11. Miscellaneous

  • Non-practising solicitor.
 

30 March 2015 - View full entry

9. Shareholdings

  • (a) Crofton (MH) Ltd; a property investment company. (Registered 14 January 2013)
 

9 March 2015 - View full entry

11. Miscellaneous

  • I have shares in Nation1 Group UK Ltd, a digital communications company (which are not registrable under Category 9), some of which were in consideration for consulting work done for Futurecomm International Ltd, trading as Nation1, a digital communications company.
 

9 February 2015 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs, Government of India
  • Address of donor: c/o High Commission of India, India House, Aldwych, London WC2B 4NA.
  • Amount of donation: Approximately £2,160, which included travel to and from India,
  • transportation within New Delhi, accommodation and some meals.
  • Destination: New Delhi, India.
  • Date of visit: 6-10 January 2014
  • Purpose of visit: To receive the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman (an award conferred by the Government of India on persons of Indian origin living overseas) from the President of India.
  • (Registered 28 January 2014)
 

26 January 2015 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 

    8. Land and Property

     

      9. Shareholdings

       

        11. Miscellaneous

         

          3 February 2014 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

           
          • Name of donor: Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs, Government of India
          • Address of donor: c/o High Commission of India, India House, Aldwych, London WC2B 4NA.
          • Amount of donation: Approximately £2,160, which included travel to and from India,
          • transportation within New Delhi, accommodation and some meals.
          • Destination: New Delhi, India.
          • Date of visit: 6-10 January 2014
          • Purpose of visit: To receive the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman (an award conferred by the Government of India on persons of Indian origin living overseas) from the President of India.
          • (Registered 28 January 2014)

          6 January 2014 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

          • Name of donor: Government of the United Arab Emirates
          • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of the UAE, 30 Princes Gate, London SW7 1PT
          • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): costs of visit; value £3,500
          • Destination of visit: Abu Dhabi and Dubai, United Arab Emirates
          • Date of visit: 23-28 November 2012
          • Purpose of visit: to meet with Government ministers, Members of the Federal National Council, UK diplomatic and armed forces personnel, senior UK and Emirati business figures, to better understand the regional security perspective, the state of the bilateral relationship and the scale of UK-UAE trade, investment, security and cultural ties, to strengthen the political relationship and identify opportunities to promote the trade and investment relationship.
          • (Registered 20 December 2012)
           

          18 January 2013 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

           
          • Name of donor: Government of the United Arab Emirates
          • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of the UAE, 30 Princes Gate, London SW7 1PT
          • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): costs of visit; value £3,500
          • Destination of visit: Abu Dhabi and Dubai, United Arab Emirates
          • Date of visit: 23-28 November 2012
          • Purpose of visit: to meet with Government ministers, Members of the Federal National Council, UK diplomatic and armed forces personnel, senior UK and Emirati business figures, to better understand the regional security perspective, the state of the bilateral relationship and the scale of UK-UAE trade, investment, security and cultural ties, to strengthen the political relationship and identify opportunities to promote the trade and investment relationship.
          • (Registered 20 December 2012)

          9. Shareholdings

           
          • (a) Crofton (MH) Ltd; a property investment company. (Registered 14 January 2013)

          29 November 2011 - View full entry

          8. Land and Property

          • Two flats, in London and Northampton, from which rental income is received.
          • Flat in London from which rental income is received.

          6 June 2011 - View full entry

          4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

          • (a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
          • (a)
          • (a) Name of donor: Mr Manubhai Madhvani
          • (a) Address of donor: private
          • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
          • (a) Donor status: individual
          • (a) (Registered 3 June 2010)
           

          6 September 2010 - View full entry

          4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

          • Donation to my constituency party from Mr Dolar Popat (personal donation). (Registered 9 March 2009)
          • (a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:
          • (a)
          • (a) Name of donor: Mr Manubhai Madhvani
          • (a) Address of donor: private
          • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
          • (a) Donor status: individual
          • (a) (Registered 3 June 2010)

          2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

          • Consultant providing general business advice to Futurecomm International Ltd, trading as Nation1; a digital communications company. Ceased 25 March 2010.
           

          6. Overseas visits

          • Name of donor: Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.
          • Address of donor: South Block, Secretariat Building, Raisina, Hill, New Delhi, India.
          • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Approx. £7,500, which includes travel to and from India, travel within the country, accommodation, and some meals.
          • Destination of visit: Delhi and Cochin.
          • Date of visit: 25 July - 2 August 2009
          • Purpose of visit: Part of a parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Government of India, to gain a better understanding of matters concerning the country.
          • (Registered 7 August 2009)
           

          12 April 2010 - View full entry

          2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

          • Consultant providing general business advice to Futurecomm International Ltd, trading as Nation1; a digital communications company.
          • Consultant providing general business advice to Futurecomm International Ltd, trading as Nation1; a digital communications company. Ceased 25 March 2010.

          8. Land and Property

           
          • Joint owner of farmland in Gujarat, India. No rent or other income received.

          11. Miscellaneous

           
          • I have shares in Nation1 Group UK Ltd, a digital communications company (which are not registrable under Category 9), some of which were in consideration for consulting work done for Futurecomm International Ltd, trading as Nation1, a digital communications company.

          24 February 2010 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

          • 6-12 September 2008, to Beijing, China, to attend the second UK-China Leadership of the Future Forum. The visit was arranged and paid for by the UK China Forum with sponsorship from Barclays Capital, BP and Rolls-Royce, and the International Department of the Chinese Communist Party. (Registered 13 October 2008)
           

          25 November 2009 - View full entry

          11. Miscellaneous

           
          • Non-practising solicitor.

          10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

          • Non-practising solicitor.
           

          14 October 2009 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

          • Destination of visit: Delhi and Cochin.
          • Purpose of visit: Part of a parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Government of India, to gain a better understanding of matters concerning the country.
          • Destination of visit: Delhi and Cochin.
          • Purpose of visit: Part of a parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Government of India, to gain a better understanding of matters concerning the country.

          1. Remunerated directorships

          • Saffron Ridge Ltd; a family company which deals mainly with property and property related matters.
           

          9. Registrable shareholdings

          • (a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.
           

          2 September 2009 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

           
          • Name of donor: Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.
          • Address of donor: South Block, Secretariat Building, Raisina, Hill, New Delhi, India.
          • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Approx. £7,500, which includes travel to and from India, travel within the country, accommodation, and some meals.
          • Destination of visit: Delhi and Cochin.
          • Date of visit: 25 July - 2 August 2009
          • Purpose of visit: Part of a parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Government of India, to gain a better understanding of matters concerning the country.
          • (Registered 7 August 2009)

          20 May 2009 - View full entry

          2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

           
          • Consultant providing general business advice to Futurecomm International Ltd, trading as Nation1; a digital communications company.

          11 March 2009 - View full entry

          4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

           
          • Donation to my constituency party from Mr Dolar Popat (personal donation). (Registered 9 March 2009)

          17 December 2008 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

          • 23-30 October 2007, to India, as part of a parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Government of India, to gain a better understanding of matters concerning the country. The Indian Government met the cost of travel to and from India, travel within the country as well as accommodation and some meals. (Registered 4 December 2007)
           

          22 October 2008 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

           
          • 6-12 September 2008, to Beijing, China, to attend the second UK-China Leadership of the Future Forum. The visit was arranged and paid for by the UK China Forum with sponsorship from Barclays Capital, BP and Rolls-Royce, and the International Department of the Chinese Communist Party. (Registered 13 October 2008)

          22 July 2008 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

          • 26-31 May 2007, to Israel, hosted by Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI), to gain an understanding of the current state of affairs in the region. CFI contributed the cost of flights, accommodation and some meals. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Official Guests Department) contributed to the costs of travel inside Israel, some accommodation and three meals. (Registered 26 June 2007)
           

          4 December 2007 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

           
          • 23-30 October 2007, to India, as part of a parliamentary delegation at the invitation of the Government of India, to gain a better understanding of matters concerning the country. The Indian Government met the cost of travel to and from India, travel within the country as well as accommodation and some meals. (Registered 4 December 2007)

          9 October 2007 - View full entry

          5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

          • In connection with my participation in "The Daily Politics" programme on the BBC (from 8 May-3 July 2006) I received free personal training from fitness training company Bodydoctor Fitness over a seven week period. I received no fee for participating in the programme. (Registered 25 July 2006)
           

          28 August 2007 - View full entry

          9. Registrable shareholdings

          • a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.
          • (a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.

          30 July 2007 - View full entry

          9. Registrable shareholdings

          • (a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.
          • a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.

          3 July 2007 - View full entry

          6. Overseas visits

           
          • 26-31 May 2007, to Israel, hosted by Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI), to gain an understanding of the current state of affairs in the region. CFI contributed the cost of flights, accommodation and some meals. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Official Guests Department) contributed to the costs of travel inside Israel, some accommodation and three meals. (Registered 26 June 2007)

          9. Registrable shareholdings

          • a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.
          • (a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.

          5 June 2007 - View full entry

          9. Registrable shareholdings

          • (a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.
          • a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.

          26 March 2007 - View full entry

          1. Remunerated directorships

           
          • Saffron Ridge Ltd; a family company which deals mainly with property and property related matters.

          8. Land and Property

          • Two residential leasehold flats, in London and Northampton, from which rental income is received.
          • Two flats, in London and Northampton, from which rental income is received.

          9. Registrable shareholdings

           
          • (a) Saffron Ridge Ltd.

          6 November 2006 - View full entry

          4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

          • Donations to my constituency party received from:
          • Dolar Popat (personal donation)
          • John Watt (personal donation)
          • Bulley Davey, chartered accountants
          • (Registered 27 October 2005)
           

          19 September 2006 - View full entry

          4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

          • Robert Kilgour (personal donation)
          • Trevor Pears (personal donation)
          • Manubhai Madhvani (personal donation)
          • Ranjit Baxi (personal donation)
          • (Registered 4 August 2005)
           

          5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

          • 29 June 2005, Wimbledon tickets and hospitality for my wife and myself provided by Lloyds TSB. (Registered 4 August 2005)
           

          25 July 2006 - View full entry

          5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

           
          • In connection with my participation in "The Daily Politics" programme on the BBC (from 8 May-3 July 2006) I received free personal training from fitness training company Bodydoctor Fitness over a seven week period. I received no fee for participating in the programme. (Registered 25 July 2006)

          1 November 2005 (first entry we have)

          4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

          • Donations to my constituency party received from:
          • Robert Kilgour (personal donation)
          • Trevor Pears (personal donation)
          • Manubhai Madhvani (personal donation)
          • Ranjit Baxi (personal donation)
          • (Registered 4 August 2005)
          • Dolar Popat (personal donation)
          • John Watt (personal donation)
          • Bulley Davey, chartered accountants
          • (Registered 27 October 2005)

          5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

          • 29 June 2005, Wimbledon tickets and hospitality for my wife and myself provided by Lloyds TSB. (Registered 4 August 2005)

          8. Land and Property

          • Two residential leasehold flats, in London and Northampton, from which rental income is received.

          10. Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

          • Non-practising solicitor.