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Ian Blackford

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This page shows how Ian Blackford's entry in the Register of Members' Interests has changed over time, starting at the most recent and working back to the earliest we have managed to parse. Please be aware that changes in typography/styling at the source might mean something is marked as changed (ie. removed and added) when it hasn't; sorry about that, but we do our best with the source material.

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12 August 2019 - View full entry

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

  • I employ my step-son, John O'Leary, as Senior Caseworker from 1 June 2017. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 13 June 2017)
  • I employ my step-son, John O'Leary, as part time Senior Caseworker. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 13 June 2017 and 05 August 2019)

23 April 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 1 December 2015, Chairman of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. From April 2018 until further notice, I will be paid £3,091 per month (previously £3,000). Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid £1,500 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 14 December 2015, 6 June 2016 and 12 April 2018)
  • From 1 December 2015, Chairman of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. From April 2019 until further notice, I will be paid £3,193 a month. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid £1,500 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 14 December 2015, 6 June 2016, 12 April 2018 and 12 April 2019)

1 April 2019 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: Energy Law Unlimited LLP
    Address of donor: 231 St Vincent Street, Glasgow G2 5QY

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Tickets and hospitality for myself and my wife at the Scotland v England rugby international at Murrayfield, total value £1,360.80

    Date received: 24 February 2018

    Date accepted: 24 February 2018

    Donor status: company, registration SO304467

    (Registered 20 March 2018)
 

19 November 2018 - View full entry

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

  • Until 18 October 2017, a house in Lanark: (i). (Registered 3 June 2016; updated 18 October 2017)
 

10 September 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: David Craigen
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 14 June 2017; updated 08 August 2017)
 

2 July 2018 - View full entry

8. Miscellaneous

  • From 27 March 2017 until 16 June 2017, non-executive director (unpaid) of New City Agenda; a not-for-profit think tank aiming to develop ideas and research on financial services policy. (Registered 27 March 2017; updated 19 June 2017)
 

16 April 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 1 December 2015, Chairman of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. Paid £3,000 per month, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid £1,500 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 14 December 2015 and 6 June 2016)
  • From 1 December 2015, Chairman of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. From April 2018 until further notice, I will be paid £3,091 per month (previously £3,000). Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid £1,500 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 14 December 2015, 6 June 2016 and 12 April 2018)

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: Energy Law Unlimited LLP
    Address of donor: 231 St Vincent Street, Glasgow G2 5QY

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: Tickets and hospitality for myself and my wife at the Scotland v England rugby international at Murrayfield, total value £1,360.80

    Date received: 24 February 2018

    Date accepted: 24 February 2018

    Donor status: company, registration SO304467

    (Registered 20 March 2018)

11 December 2017 - View full entry

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

  • Until 4 November 2016, Croft, Isle of Skye: (i). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 1 October 2015 and 08 November 2016)
 

23 October 2017 - View full entry

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

  • House in Lanark: (i). (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • Until 18 October 2017, a house in Lanark: (i). (Registered 3 June 2016; updated 18 October 2017)

29 August 2017 - View full entry

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

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

  • Name of donor: David Craigen
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 14 June 2017)
  • Name of donor: David Craigen
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 14 June 2017; updated 08 August 2017)

7 July 2017 - View full entry

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

 
  • Name of donor: David Craigen
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 14 June 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

  • From 27 March 2017, non-executive director (unpaid) of New City Agenda; a not-for-profit think tank aiming to develop ideas and research on financial services policy. (Registered 27 March 2017)
  • From 27 March 2017 until 16 June 2017, non-executive director (unpaid) of New City Agenda; a not-for-profit think tank aiming to develop ideas and research on financial services policy. (Registered 27 March 2017; updated 19 June 2017)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

  • I employ my step-son, John O'Leary, as Caseworker. (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • I employ my step-son, John O'Leary, as Senior Caseworker from 1 June 2017. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 13 June 2017)

2 May 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payment of £1,430, to be made for additional day's work on 29 April 2016. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 29 April 2016)
 

10 April 2017 - View full entry

8. Miscellaneous

 
  • From 27 March 2017, non-executive director (unpaid) of New City Agenda; a not-for-profit think tank aiming to develop ideas and research on financial services policy. (Registered 27 March 2017)

6 March 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payment of £1,430, to be made for additional day's work on 16 February 2016. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 19 February 2016)
 

6 February 2017 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payment of £1,430, to be made for additional day's work on 22 January 2016. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 25 January 2016)
 

5 December 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payment of £1,630, to be made for one hour telephone call on 5 October 2015 and meeting on 6 November 2015. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 12 November 2015)
  • Chairman of Commsworld Plc, Commsworld House, Peffer Place, Edinburgh EH16 4BB. Paid £1,000 a month, from 31 July 2015 until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 3 August 2015)
  • Director of First Seer Ltd, 12A Chester Street, Edinburgh EH3 7RA. First Seer owns our croft business and ancillary activities, for which my wife received a monthly salary of £1,000 until 1 November 2015. Hours: none. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 17 November 2015)
  • Chairman of Commsworld Plc, Commsworld House, Peffer Place, Edinburgh EH16 4BB. Paid £1,000 a month, from 31 July 2015 until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 3 August 2015)

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

  • Until 4 November 2016, Croft, Isle of Skye: (i). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 1 October 2015 and 08 November 2016)
  • Until 4 November 2016, Croft, Isle of Skye: (i). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 1 October 2015 and 08 November 2016)

7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than 70,000

  • Until 3 November 2015, Corbion NV; food ingredients. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 3 November 2015)
 

8. Miscellaneous

 
  • Director (unpaid) of First Seer Ltd, 12A Chester Street, Edinburgh EH3 7RA. First Seer owns our croft business and ancillary activities. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 17 November 2015)

21 November 2016 - View full entry

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

  • Croft, Isle of Skye; (i). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 1 October 2015)
  • Until 4 November 2016, Croft, Isle of Skye: (i). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 1 October 2015 and 08 November 2016)
  • From 4 November 2016, a house on the Isle of Skye: (i). (Registered 08 November 2016)

3 October 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payment of £1,430, plus expenses, to be made for additional day's work on 14 August 2015. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 01 September 2015)
 

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

  • Croft, Isle of Skye; (i) and (until September 2015), (ii). (The croft includes two properties which until September 2015 were used for holiday lettings, with rental paid to First Seer.) (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 1 October 2015)
  • Croft, Isle of Skye; (i). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 1 October 2015)

11 July 2016 - 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: David Craigen
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 03 June 2015)
 

6 June 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 1 December 2015, Chairman of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. Paid £6,219.60 quarterly, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid £1,429.82 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 14 December 2015)
  • From 1 December 2015, Chairman of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. Paid £3,000 per month, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid £1,500 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 14 December 2015 and 6 June 2016)

3 May 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • Payment of £1,430, to be made for additional day's work on 29 April 2016. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 29 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

  • House in Lanark: (i) (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • House in Lanark: (i). (Registered 03 June 2015)

22 February 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payment of £1,430, to be made for additional day's work on 16 February 2016. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 19 February 2016)

8 February 2016 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • Payment of £1,430, to be made for additional day's work on 22 January 2016. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 25 January 2016)

14 December 2015 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Independent Trustee of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. Paid £4,146.92 quarterly, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid £1,429.82 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • From 1 December 2015, Chairman of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. Paid £6,219.60 quarterly, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid £1,429.82 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 14 December 2015)

30 November 2015 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Director of First Seer Ltd, 12A Chester Street, Edinburgh EH3 7RA. First Seer owns our croft business and ancillary activities, for which my wife receives a monthly salary of £1,000. Hours: none. (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • Payment of £1,630, to be made for one hour telephone call on 5 October 2015 and meeting on 6 November 2015. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 12 November 2015)
  • Director of First Seer Ltd, 12A Chester Street, Edinburgh EH3 7RA. First Seer owns our croft business and ancillary activities, for which my wife received a monthly salary of £1,000 until 1 November 2015. Hours: none. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 17 November 2015)

9 November 2015 - View full entry

7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than 70,000

  • Corbion NV; food ingredients. (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • Until 3 November 2015, Corbion NV; food ingredients. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 3 November 2015)

12 October 2015 - View full entry

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

  • Croft including two holiday rental properties, Isle of Skye: (i) and (ii) paid to First Seer (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • Croft, Isle of Skye; (i) and (until September 2015), (ii). (The croft includes two properties which until September 2015 were used for holiday lettings, with rental paid to First Seer.) (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 1 October 2015)

7 September 2015 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • Payment of £1,430, plus expenses, to be made for additional day's work on 14 August 2015. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 01 September 2015)

10 August 2015 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Chairman of Commsworld Plc, Commsworld House, Peffer Place, Edinburgh EH16 4BB. Paid £2,500 quarterly, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • Chairman of Commsworld Plc, Commsworld House, Peffer Place, Edinburgh EH16 4BB. Paid £1,000 a month, from 31 July 2015 until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. (Registered 3 June 2015; updated 3 August 2015)

8 June 2015 (first entry we have)

1. Employment and earnings

  • Independent Trustee of Golden Charter Trust Ltd, Canniesburn Gate, 10 Canniesburn Drive, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 1BF. Paid 4,146.92 quarterly, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. In addition, I will be paid 1,429.82 per day for any additional work (additional payments will be listed below). (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • Chairman of Commsworld Plc, Commsworld House, Peffer Place, Edinburgh EH16 4BB. Paid 2,500 quarterly, until further notice. Hours: 8 hrs per quarter. (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • Director of First Seer Ltd, 12A Chester Street, Edinburgh EH3 7RA. First Seer owns our croft business and ancillary activities, for which my wife receives a monthly salary of 1,000. Hours: none. (Registered 03 June 2015)

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

  • Name of donor: David Craigen
    Address of donor: private

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 3,000

    Donor status: individual

    (Registered 03 June 2015)

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

  • Croft including two holiday rental properties, Isle of Skye: (i) and (ii) paid to First Seer (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • House in Lanark: (i) (Registered 03 June 2015)

7. (ii) Other shareholdings, valued at more than 70,000

  • Commsworld; telecoms company. (Registered 03 June 2015)
  • Corbion NV; food ingredients. (Registered 03 June 2015)

8. Miscellaneous

  • Investment portfolio managed on a discretionary basis by Brooks MacDonald Plc. (Registered 03 June 2015)

9. Family members employed and paid from parliamentary expenses

  • I employ my step-son, John O'Leary, as Caseworker. (Registered 03 June 2015)