Session 2010-11
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The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 6th December 2010

PRITCHARD, Mark (The Wrekin)

4. Sponsorships

(a) Donations to the constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:

Name of donor: Mr David C Austin

Address of donor: private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 26 May 2010)

Name of donor: Political Animal Lobby Ltd

Address of donor: Imperial House, East Ham, London E6 2JG.

Donor status: company, registration number 02565899

(Registered 26 May 2010)

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

Name of donor: British Airways plc

Address of donor : Waterside, PO Box 365, Harmondsworth, West Drayton, UB7 0GB.

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: my wife and I were given seat upgrades on flights between Heathrow and Washington DC whilst attending a private funeral in Washington. Approximate value: £2000.

Date of receipt of donation: 29 October 2009

Date of acceptance of donation: 29 October 2009

Donor status: company, registration number 01777777

(Registered 25 November 2009)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Parliamentarians for Global Action

Address of donor: UN Office, 211 East 43rd Street, Suite 1604, New York, NY 10017, USA.

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2000 - £3000

Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA.

Date of visit: 19 – 23 October 2009

Purpose of visit: to attend and speak at the international Energy Security Forum at the US Senate.

(Registered 3 November 2009)

Name of donor: Philippines Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Address of donor: Manila, Philippines.

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3000-£4000 (flight, hotel and subsistence costs).

Destination of visit: Philippines

Date of visit: 14-19 December 2009

Purpose of visit: official visit to the Philippines to discuss counter-terrorism measures in Mindanao; meet with security and defence officials and Ministers; to meet the President and Foreign Secretary.

(Registered 27 December 2009)

Name of donor: Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Address of donor: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3000-£4000 (flight, hotel and subsistence costs).

Destination of visit: Ethiopia (capital and two regions)

Date of visit: 4-9 January 2010

Purpose of visit: official visit to discuss regional security and counter-terrorism. Meetings with security and defence officials and Ministers; the President and Foreign Secretary, UK Embassy and DFID staff.

(Registered 9 February 2010)

Name of donor: Bouygues UK

Address of donor: Waterloo Centre Elizabeth House, 39 York Road, London SE1 7NQ.

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): return flight, one night’s accommodation, airport parking and subsistence-up to £1,000.

Destination of visit: Paris, France.

Date of visit: 29-30 March 2010

Purpose of visit: to visit Bouygues global headquarters, briefing on high-speed rail projects, and security briefing at Paris Metro.

(Registered 26 May 2010)

Name of donor: Parliamentarians for Global Action

Address of donor: UN Office, 211 East 43rd Street, Suite 1604, New York, NY 10017, USA.

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2000

Destination of visit: United Nations New York USA

Date of visit: 14-17 June 2010

Purpose of visit: to attend and speak at the biennial meeting of states to consider the implementation of action to prevent, combat and eradicate the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons

(Registered 1 July 2010)

Name of donor: Parliamentarians for Global Action (UN Office)

Address of donor: 211 East 43rd Street, Suite 1604, New York, NY 10017, USA.

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,500-£2,000

Destination of visit: Istanbul

Date of visit: 21-25 October 2010

Purpose of visit: to speak, chair, attend global conference on empowering women and human security in my capacity as Chairman of PGA

(Registered 8 November 2010)