Session 2010-11
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The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 20th December 2010

HAGUE, Rt. Hon. William (Richmond (Yorks))

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Royalty earnings of £250.03 from 2 Entertain Video Ltd, 33 Foley Street, London W1W 7TL from sales of ‘Have I Got News for You’ compilation DVDs. (Registered 22 December 2009)

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:

Name of donor: Richmond Conservative Club

Address of donor: 12 Newbiggin, Richmond DL10 5DT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000 donation to my constituency party

Donor status:

(Registered 1 June 2010)

(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:

Name of donor: Mr Nick Leslau

Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £12,500

Date of receipt: 13 November 2009

Date of acceptance: 13 November 2009

Donor status: individual

(Registered 14 December 2009)

Name of donor: Malcolm Scott

Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000 cash donation

Date of receipt: 24 March 2010

Date of acceptance: 24 March 2010

Donor status: individual

(Registered 30 March 2010)

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

In my capacity as Leader of the Conservative Party from 1997-2001, I have accepted Honorary Membership for life of the Carlton Club.

In my capacity as Leader of the Conservative Party from 1997-2001, I have accepted Honorary Membership for life of Buck’s Club.

Name of donor: Malcolm Scott

Address of donor : private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: the provision of flights in a private plane to and from the Ulster Unionist Party Conference in Belfast. Value: £3757.57.

Date of receipt of donation: 23 October 2009

Date of acceptance of donation: 23 October 2009

Donor status: individual

(Registered 14 December 2009)

Name of donor: Grand Central Railway Company Ltd

Address of donor : River House, 17 Museum Street, York YO1 7DJ

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Complimentary first class pass valid for travel on Grand Central services, business use only, expires 31 May 2011. The value of the pass from April 2010 to September 2010 is £1,000. Without the pass, the travel costs would be partly met from parliamentary allowances.

Date of receipt of donation: 22 April 2010

Date of acceptance of donation: 22 April 2010

Donor status: company, registration 03979826

(Registered 1 June 2010)

Name of donor: The Travellers Club

Address of donor: 106 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5EP.

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: honorary membership of the club (value: £1,100 per year)

Date of receipt of donation: 12 July 2010

Date of acceptance of donation: 12 July 2010

Donor status: unincorporated association

(Registered 4 August 2010)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: 1) Flying Lion Ltd

2) Qatari Government

Address of donor: 1) PO Box HM 179, Hamilton HM Ex Bermuda

2) Qatar

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

1) Return flights from London to Doha, Qatar; value £4,558.90

2) One night’s hotel accommodation in Doha; estimated value £757.70

Destination of visit: Doha, Qatar

Date of visit: 26-27 October 2009

Purpose of visit: to meet representatives of the Qatari Government

(Registered 24 November 2009)

Name of donor: 1) Flying Lion Ltd

2) International Department, Central Committee, Communist Party of China

Address of donor:1) PO Box H 179, Hamilton HM Ex Bermuda

2) 4 Fuxing Road, Beijing

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

1) the following flights: London to Beijing, Beijing to Guiyang, Guiyang to Hong Kong, Hong Kong to London; value £10,736.50

2) cost of hotel accommodation for one night in Beijing; value £101.00

Destination of visit: China and Hong Kong

Date of visit: 30 November-2 December 2009 (incl)

Purpose of visit: to meet representatives of the Chinese Government

(Registered 22 December 2009)

Name of donor: The International Institute for Strategic Studies

Address of donor: Arundel House, 13-15 Arundel Street, London WC2R 3DX

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights and hotel accommodation; value £4,300.04.

Destination of visit: Bahrain

Date of visit: 11-14 December 2009

Purpose of visit: to attend the IISS Manama Dialogue

(Registered 22 December 2009)

Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bahrain

Address of donor: c/o the Embassy of the Kingdom of Bahrain, 30 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8QB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): cost of hotel accommodation for two nights in Bahrain; £1,115.86 (I covered the cost of my return flights to Bahrain.)

Destination of visit: Bahrain

Date of visit: 9-11 January 2010

Purpose of visit: to meet the Foreign Minister of Bahrain

(Registered 18 January 2010)

Name of donor: World Economic Forum

Address of donor: 91-93 Route de la Capite, CH-1223/Geneva, Switzerland

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): the World Economic Forum provided my conference pass, airport transfers and some hospitality; total estimated value £11,895.68. This benefit was provided to the Conservative Party (and will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission) and used by me in my role as Shadow Foreign Secretary. Destination of visit: Davos, Switzerland

Date of visit: 27-29 January 2010

Purpose of visit: to attend and participate in the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum

(Registered 17 February 2010)

8. Land and Property

Residential leasehold property in London.

11. Miscellaneous

In my position as an Honorary Bencher at Lincoln’s Inn I have the use of the Inn’s facilities, including the dining room and library.