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Giles Watling

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This page shows how Giles Watling'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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30 September 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW:
  • 3 August 2018, payment of £200 for a survey on 1 August 2018. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 24 September 2018)
 

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel Ltd (CFI Ltd)
    Address of donor: Blick Rothenberg, 7-10 Chandos Street, London W1G 9DG

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Air travel, accommodation and hospitality with a value of £2,500

    Destination of visit: Israel and the West Bank

    Dates of visit: 28 July – 2 August 2019

    Purpose of visit: Fact finding political delegation.

    (Registered 24 September 2019)

2 September 2019 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

  • Name of donor: APPG for the Armed Forces
    Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: eight dinners, value: £40 each; total £320

    Date received: 1 January 2018 to 31 July 2018

    Date accepted: 1 January 2018 to 31 July 2018

    Donor status: other

    (Registered 16 August 2018)
 

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: (1) Clarion Defence (UK) Ltd (2) CAE Aircrew Training Services plc, both via the APPG on the Armed Forces
    Address of donor: (1) Bedford House, 69 - 79 Fulham High Street, London SW6 3JW (2) MSHATF RAF Benson, Wallingford OX10 6AA

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) £250; (2) £250. The APPG for the Armed Forces used these sums to meet the costs of travel, food, accommodation and museum entry fees, which together had a total value of approx. £250 per person, £500 in total, after personal contributions of £100 each.

    Destination of visit: The Netherlands

    Dates of visit: 25–27 July 2018

    Purpose of visit: Operation Market Garden Battlefield Tour by the APPG for the Armed Forces. This included visits to the sites of World War II battles and Commonwealth cemeteries.

    (Registered 16 August 2018; updated 30 August 2018)
 

17 June 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

3 June 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 

8. Miscellaneous

 
  • I received two tickets for the FA Cup Final on 18 May 2019, total value £250, from the Football Association, Wembley Stadium, PO Box 1966, London HA9 0WS. (Registered 21 May 2019)

20 May 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 6 April 2017, councillor and cabinet member, Tendring District Council, Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton CO15 1SE. From 20 September 2017 until further notice, I receive a monthly allowance of £431.08. Hours: approx. 8 hrs a week. (Registered 04 July 2017; updated 12 and 20 December 2017)
  • From 6 April 2017 to 2 May 2019, councillor and cabinet member, Tendring District Council, Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton CO15 1SE. From 20 September 2017, I received a monthly allowance of £431.08. Hours: approx. 8 hrs a week. (Registered 04 July 2017; updated 12 and 20 December 2017 and 20 May 2019)

4 March 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 16 January 2018, payment of £200 for completing Winter 2017 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 02 February 2018)
 

7 January 2019 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 6 April 2017, councillor and cabinet member, Tendring District Council, Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton CO15 1SE. I received the following allowances:
  • 20 June 2017, received £431.08 plus special responsibility allowance of £744.92; £1,176 in total. Hours: approx. 12 hrs a week. (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 and 20 December 2017)
  • 20 July 2017, received £431.08 plus special responsibility allowance of £744.92; £1,176 in total. Hours: approx. 12 hrs a week. (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 and 20 December 2017)
  • 20 August 2017, received £431.08 plus special responsibility allowance of £216.27; £647.35 in total. Hours: approx. 8 hrs a week. (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 and 20 December 2017)
  • From 20 September 2017 until further notice, I receive a monthly allowance of £431.08. Hours: approx. 8 hrs a week. (Registered 04 July 2017; updated 12 and 20 December 2017)
  • From 6 April 2017, councillor and cabinet member, Tendring District Council, Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton CO15 1SE. From 20 September 2017 until further notice, I receive a monthly allowance of £431.08. Hours: approx. 8 hrs a week. (Registered 04 July 2017; updated 12 and 20 December 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

  • Name of donor: All-Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire & Sons, HSBC, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, Arup, and EDF Energy)
    Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

    Amount of benefit in kind (or estimate of the probable value): Flights valued at £908.56; accommodation valued at £540.62; food and drink valued at £67.12; meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) valued at £110.84; £1,627.14 in total.

    Destination of visit: China (Guangdong and Guangxi)

    Date of visit: 6 – 10 November 2017

    Purpose of visit: To strengthen relations between the UK Parliament and the National People’s Congress of China; to support British businesses operating in China; and to deepen the understanding of parliamentarians of China.

    (Registered 20 December 2017)
 

3 December 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

  • Half share in shop with flat above, in Epping: (i) and, until 14 November 2017, (ii). (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 December 2017)
  • Half share in shop with flat above, in Epping: (i). (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 December 2017)

1 October 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • 16 January 2018, payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing Winter 2017 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 02 February 2018)
  • Payments from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW:
  • 16 January 2018, payment of £200 for completing Winter 2017 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 02 February 2018)
  • 3 August 2018, payment of £200 for a survey on 1 August 2018. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 24 September 2018)

10 September 2018 - View full entry

3. Gifts, benefits and hospitality from UK sources

 
  • Name of donor: APPG for the Armed Forces
    Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

    Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: eight dinners, value: £40 each; total £320

    Date received: 1 January 2018 to 31 July 2018

    Date accepted: 1 January 2018 to 31 July 2018

    Donor status: other

    (Registered 16 August 2018)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: (1) Clarion Defence (UK) Ltd (2) CAE Aircrew Training Services plc, both via the APPG on the Armed Forces
    Address of donor: (1) Bedford House, 69 - 79 Fulham High Street, London SW6 3JW (2) MSHATF RAF Benson, Wallingford OX10 6AA

    Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): (1) £250; (2) £250. The APPG for the Armed Forces used these sums to meet the costs of travel, food, accommodation and museum entry fees, which together had a total value of approx. £250 per person, £500 in total, after personal contributions of £100 each.

    Destination of visit: The Netherlands

    Dates of visit: 25–27 July 2018

    Purpose of visit: Operation Market Garden Battlefield Tour by the APPG for the Armed Forces. This included visits to the sites of World War II battles and Commonwealth cemeteries.

    (Registered 16 August 2018; updated 30 August 2018)

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: Stalbury Trustees
    Address of donor: 31 Hill St, London W1J 4LS

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500

    Donor status: company, registration 01430799

    (Registered 04 July 2017)
  • Name of donor: The Tandridge Club
    Address of donor: c/o East Surrey Conservatives, 83 Bell St, Reigate RH2 7AN

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000

    Donor status: friendly society

    (Registered 04 July 2017)
 

5 February 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

 
  • 16 January 2018, payment of £200 from Ipsos MORI, 3 Thomas More Square, London E1W 1YW, for completing Winter 2017 Survey. Hours: 1 hr. Fee paid direct to charity. (Registered 02 February 2018)

8 January 2018 - View full entry

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 6 April 2017 until further notice I receive £1,149.25 a month from Tendring District Council, Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton CO15 1SE, for my role as a councillor and cabinet member. Hours: approx. 10 hrs a week. (Registered 04 July 2017)
  • From 6 April 2017, councillor and cabinet member, Tendring District Council, Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton CO15 1SE. I received the following allowances:
  • 20 June 2017, received £431.08 plus special responsibility allowance of £744.92; £1,176 in total. Hours: approx. 12 hrs a week. (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 and 20 December 2017)
  • 20 July 2017, received £431.08 plus special responsibility allowance of £744.92; £1,176 in total. Hours: approx. 12 hrs a week. (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 and 20 December 2017)
  • 20 August 2017, received £431.08 plus special responsibility allowance of £216.27; £647.35 in total. Hours: approx. 8 hrs a week. (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 and 20 December 2017)
  • From 20 September 2017 until further notice, I receive a monthly allowance of £431.08. Hours: approx. 8 hrs a week. (Registered 04 July 2017; updated 12 and 20 December 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

 
  • Name of donor: All-Party Parliamentary China Group (with sponsorship from John Swire & Sons, HSBC, City of London, Cambridge Assessment, Arup, and EDF Energy)
    Address of donor: House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

    Amount of benefit in kind (or estimate of the probable value): Flights valued at £908.56; accommodation valued at £540.62; food and drink valued at £67.12; meeting and hospitality expenses (inc. interpretation, venue hire) valued at £110.84; £1,627.14 in total.

    Destination of visit: China (Guangdong and Guangxi)

    Date of visit: 6 – 10 November 2017

    Purpose of visit: To strengthen relations between the UK Parliament and the National People’s Congress of China; to support British businesses operating in China; and to deepen the understanding of parliamentarians of China.

    (Registered 20 December 2017)

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

  • Half share in shop with flat above, in Epping: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 July 2017)
  • Half share in shop with flat above, in Epping: (i) and, until 14 November 2017, (ii). (Registered 4 July 2017; updated 18 December 2017)

7 July 2017 (first entry we have)

1. Employment and earnings

  • From 6 April 2017 until further notice I receive 1,149.25 a month from Tendring District Council, Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton CO15 1SE, for my role as a councillor and cabinet member. Hours: approx. 10 hrs a week. (Registered 04 July 2017)

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

  • Name of donor: Stalbury Trustees
    Address of donor: 31 Hill St, London W1J 4LS

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: 2,500

    Donor status: company, registration 01430799

    (Registered 04 July 2017)
  • Name of donor: The Tandridge Club
    Address of donor: c/o East Surrey Conservatives, 83 Bell St, Reigate RH2 7AN

    Amount of donation, or nature and value if donation in kind: 2,000

    Donor status: friendly society

    (Registered 04 July 2017)

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

  • Half share in shop with flat above, in Epping: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 July 2017)

8. Miscellaneous

  • Trustee of the Patricia Watling Trust; a trust which benefits members of my family. (Registered 04 July 2017)