House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 6th July 2011

MERCER, Patrick (Newark)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Fees for articles in:

Independent on Sunday. Address: 2 Derry Street, London, W8 5HF. (Up to £5,000)

March 2011, £300 for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 7 April 2011)

The Independent. Address: 2 Derry Street, London, W8 5HF.

Sunday Telegraph (Up to £5,000)

Yorkshire Post (Up to £5,000). Address: Yorkshire Post Newspapers Ltd, PO Box 168, Wellington Street, Leeds LS1 1RF.

Received £150 in August 2010. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 3 September 2010)

March 2011, £150 for article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 7 April 2011)

March 2011, £150 for article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 7 April 2011)

April 2011, £150 for article. Hours: 1.25 hrs. (Registered 5 May 2011)

May 2011, £300 for two articles. Hours: 2.5 hrs in total (Registered 1 July 2011)

Daily Mirror. Address: MGN Limited, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AP. (Up to £5,000)

3 September 2009, received payment of £200. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 6 August 2010)

Received payment of £350. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 9 February 2011)

Received payment of £500 for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 4 March 2011)

March 2011, £300 for article. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 7 April 2011)

May 2011, £250 for article. Hours: 1.25. (Registered 1 July 2011)

Mail on Sunday. Address: Associated Newspapers Limited, Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT.

Received £1000 for a 1000 word article that took 2.5 hours to write. (Registered 11 January 2010)

Sunday Times. Address: News International Limited, 1 Virginia St, London E98 1XY.

News of the World. Address: News International Limited, 1 Virginia St, London E98 1XY.

Received £400 in August 2010. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 3 September 2010)

The Scotsman. Address: The Scotsman Publications Ltd, Barclay House, 108 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AS.

The Sun, 1 Virginia Street, London E98 1SN:

£400. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 6 October 2010).

£150 for article. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 5 May 2011)

May 2011, £500 for article. Hours: 2.5 hours. (Registered 1 July 2011)

June 2011, £400 for two articles. Hours: 3 hours in total. (Registered 1 July 2011)

Daybreak TV (formerly GMTV) The London Television Centre, Upper Ground, London SE1 9TT,

£250 for an appearance. Hours: 1.5hrs. (Registered 6 October 2010).

£150 for an interview. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 4 March 2011)

£100 for TV appearance. Hours: 6 mins. (Registered 7 April 2011)

£150 for TV appearance. Hours: 9 mins. (Registered 5 May 2011)

Security consultant to Olive Group (from April 2008). Address: 6 Eighth Floor, 6 New Street Square, New Fetter Lane, London, EC4A 3AQ. Paid £18,000 pa for 32 hours per month.

Security consultant to Red Amber.

Adviser to Premier Composites Ltd (concept development) Langridge Rd Hubberts Bridge Boston Lincs PE20 3SG.

Received in July 2010 £1,000 for 48 hours (Registered 6 August 2010)

Received £1,000 in August 2010. Hours: 48 hrs. (Registered 3 September 2010)

Received £1,000 in September for 48 hours. (Registered 6 October 2010)

Patron of BAPCO (ICT provision for civil contingency responders) PO Box 374 Lincoln LN1 1FY.

Received in July 2010 £458.33 for 24 hours. (Registered 6 August 2010)

Received £458.33 in August 2010. Hours: 24 hrs. (Registered 3 September 2010)

Received £458.33 in September 2010. Hours: 24 hrs. (Registered 6 October 2010)

Received £458.33 in November 2010. Hours: 24 hrs. (Registered 8 December 2010)

Received £458.33 in December 2010. Hours: 24 hrs. (Registered 7January 2011)

Payments from Clearwater Projects, Clearwater Special Projects Limited, Netley Hall, Dorrington, Shrewsbury SY5 7JZ:

Payment of £1,000 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 8 December 2010)

Payment of £1,000 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 7 January 2011)

Payment of £1,000 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 9 February 2011)

Payment of £1,000 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 4 March 2011)

Payment of £1,000 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 5 May 2011)

May 2011, payment of £1,000 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 1 July 2011)

June 2011, payment of £1,000 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 1 July 2011)

Payments from Sky, BSkyB Broadcasting, Grant Way, Isleworth, Middlesex TW7 5QD:

Payment of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 8 December 2010)

Payment of £75 for TV appearance. Hours: 8 mins. (Registered 7 April 2011)

Payment of £75 for TV appearance. Hours: 4 mins. (Registered 5 May 2011)

Payment of £150 for TV appearance (paper review). Hours: 9 mins. (Registered 5 May 2011)

Payment of £150 from Sunrise (BSkyB), BSkyB Broadcasting, Grant Way, Isleworth, Middlesex TW7 5QD. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 December 2010)

Payment of £100 from BBC News Channel for an interview. Address: BBC News, Television Centre, Wood Lane, London W12 7RJ. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 December 2010)

Payment of £150 from Sky News, BSkyB Broadcasting, Grant Way, Isleworth, Middlesex TW7 5QD, for paper review. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 7 January 2011)

Payments from The People, Floor 21, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AP, for articles:

Payment of £600. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 9 February 2011)

Payment of £200. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 4 March 2011)

Payment of £350. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 4 March 2011)

Payment of £900 from Critical Reaction for an article. Address: c/o Graham Stewart, 20 Joubert Mansions, Jubilee Place, London SW3 3RA. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 9 February 2011)

Daily Express,The Northern & Shell Building, 10 Lower Thames Street, London EC3R 6EN.

£400 paid for article. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 5 May 2011)

May 2011, £700 and £400 paid for two articles. Hours: 2.5 hrs and 1.5hrs respectively. (Registered 1 July 2011)

Payment of £300 from Public Policy Exchange Limited for lecture. Address: Unit N00001, Westminster Business Square, 1-45 Durham Street, London SE11 5JH. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 5 May 2011)

BBC Radio Five Live, Television Centre, Wood Lane, London W12 7RJ.

May 2011, £100 for radio appearance. Hours: 40 mins. (Registered 1 July 2011)

Sunday Express,The Northern & Shell Building, 10 Lower Thames Street, London EC3R 6EN.

May 2011, £350 paid for article. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 1 July 2011)

June 2011, £350 paid for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 1 July 2011)

The Oldie, 65 Newman Street, London  W1T 3EG

May 2011, £150 paid for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 1 July 2011)

The Times,News International Limited, 1 Virginia St, London E98 1XY

June 2011, £450 paid for article. Hours: 2.5 hours. (Registered 1 July 2011)

Prepared 8th July 2011