House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 13th December 2011

BLUNKETT, Rt. Hon. David (Sheffield, Brightside and Hillsborough)

1. Remunerated directorships

HADAW Productions and Investments Ltd; publishing, broadcast and print media; advisory services for overseas trade, and cyber and internet security advice; to which is payable income from:

Adviser on business development to A4e Ltd; global public service reform. (£25,001–£30,000 per financial year) This involves some travel.

Secure Trading Inc. (US), 108 West 13th Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19801, USA. This involves some travel.

Advisory post for corporate social responsibility (volunteering and education) for News International, 1 Virginia Street, London E98 1HR. (6-month contract, £25,000)

£3,000 received in May 2011 for Sky IQ Advisory Seminar. Address of payer: Michael Wood Consultancy, 38 Taunton Avenue, London SW20 0BH. Hours worked: 5 hrs. (Registered 9 June 2011)

Payments from RLF Partnership (51 Causton St, London SW1P 4AT) for seminars on UK and International Relations:

£1,500 received on 4 July 2011. Hours worked: 4 hrs (Registered 12 July 2011)

£1,500 received on 3 October 2011. Hours worked: 2 hrs. (Registered 13 October 2011)

London School of Business and Finance visiting lecturer. Up to 12 months, £20,000. (Registered 5 September 2011)

I have not yet drawn down any income from the above directorship.

UC Group Ltd, Sundridge Park Manor, Willoughby Lane, Bromley, Kent BR1 3FZ (non-executive) This involves some travel.

Payment of £5,000 received on 7 May 2010. Hours: 0. (Registered 6 September 2010)

Payment of £5,000 received on 6 August 2010. Hours: 8 hours. (Registered 6 September 2010)

Payment of £10,000 received on 4 October 2010. Hours: 3 days. (Registered 20 October 2010)

Payment of £5,000 received on 4 November 2010. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 12 November 2010)

Payment of £5,000 received on 4 December 2010. Hours: 7.5 hrs. (Registered 23 December 2010)

Payment of £5,000 received on 31 December 2010. Hours: 7.5 hrs. (Registered 18 January 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 2 February 2011. Hours; 8 hrs. (Registered 18 February 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 28 February 2011. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 15 March 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 31 March 2011. Hours: 8 hrs. (Registered 8 April 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 1 May 2011. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 18 May 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 10 June 2011. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 29 June 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 30 June 2011. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 28 July 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 27 July 2011. Hours: 11 hrs. (Registered 5 September 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 30 August 2011. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 13 October 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 30 September 2011. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 13 October 2011)

Payment of £5,000 received on 1 November 2011. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 23 November 2011)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments for articles published by The Yorkshire Post, Wellington Street, Leeds LS1 1RF:

27 September 2010, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 12 October 2010)

9 November 2010, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 45 mins. (Registered 12 November 2010)

24 January 2011, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 25 January 2011)

4 February 2011, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 7 March 2011)

26 April 2011, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 28 April 2011)

23 May 2011, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 1 June 2011)

13 June 2011, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 29 June 2011)

8 August 2011, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 22 August 2011)

13 September 2011, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 14 September 2011)

31 October 2011, I received a payment of £150. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 2 November 2011)

10 August 2010, I received £9,000 for articles written for Associated Newspapers Ltd, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT. Hours: 15 hrs. (Registered 10 September 2010)

27 August 2010, I received £3,000 for giving a seminar for Yell Group plc, Queens Walk, Reading RG1 7PT. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 10 September 2010)

6 October 2010, I received £300 for appearances on the BBC, Television Centre, Wood Lane, London W12 7RJ. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 12 October 2010)

7 October 2010, I gave two speeches for Cunard, Carnival House, 100 Harbour Parade, Southampton, Hampshire SO15 1ST, for which I received benefits in kind to the approximate value of £7,000. Hours. 5 hrs. (Registered 12 October 2010)

7 October 2010, I received £3,000 for speaking for the M4 Business Network, Lanyon House, Mission Court, Newport. Hours: 6 hrs, including travel. (Registered 20 October 2010)

1 November 2010, I received a payment of £600 for an article written for the Times Newspaper, 1 Virginia Street, London E98 1XY. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 12 November 2010)

Payments for articles written for Associated Newspapers Ltd, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT:

9 November 2010, I received £6,000 for articles. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 16 November 2010)

8 December 2010, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 11 hrs. (Registered 23 December 2010)

11 January 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 18 January 2011)

8 February 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 18 February 2011)

23 February 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 7 March 2011)

21 March 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 11 hrs. (Registered 22 March 2011)

26 April 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 28 April 2011)

1 May 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 9 hrs. (Registered 18 May 2011)

23 May 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 11 hrs. (Registered 1 June 2011)

27 June 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 11 hrs. (Registered 29 June 2011)

25 July 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 28 July 2011)

22 August 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 24 August 2011)

26 September 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 13 October 2011)

24 October 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 27 October 2011)

21 November 2011, I received £3,000 for articles. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 23 November 2011)

29 November 2010, a donation of £100 was made to charity for a speech made at an A-Level student conference for A-Level Masterclasses, Unit 9, The Trade Base, Catfield, Norfolk NR29 5AA. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 23 December 2010) H

3 December 2010, a donation of £180 was made to charity for a speech made at an A-Level student conference for Sovereign Education, Suite 99 Glenfield Park, Philips road, Blackburn BB1 5PF. Hours; 2.5 hrs. (Registered 23 December 2010)

27 January 2011, I received a bottle of wine and De Montfort University mug for addressing De Montfort Politics Society (the Gateway, Leicester LE1 9BH). Estimated value: £15 Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 28 January 2011)

16 February 2011, I received £150 for appearances on the BBC, Television Centre, Wood Lane, London W12 7RJ. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 7 March 2011)

21 February 2011, I received £3,400 from the Chartered Institute of Housing, Octavia House, Westwood Way, Coventry CV4 8JP, for speaking at their conference. Hours: 7 hrs. (Registered 7 March 2011)

15 March 2011, I received a fee of £400 from Masami Umekawa, Professor of Political Science at Aichi-Gakuin University, Japan, for taking part in a research project. Hours: 1 hr. The payment was donated to charity. (Registered 18 March 2011)

14 April 2011, I received £1,700 from the British Occupational Hygiene Society, 5/6 Melbourne business Court, Millennium Way, Pride Park, Derby DE24 8LZ, for speaking at their conference. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 28 April 2011)

14 April 2011, I received £3,400 from Global Business Events Ltd, Richmond House, 468 Chepstow Road, Newport, NP19 8JF, for speaking at their conference. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 28 April 2011)

3 June 2011, I received £1,000 from CIR Magazine, Perspective Publishing, Sixth Floor, 3 London Wall Buildings, London EC2M 5PD, for speaking at a seminar. Hours: 4 hrs. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 10 June 2011)

8 July 2011, I received £2,550 from Magdalen College School, Oxford (Cowley Place, Oxford OX4 1DZ) for a speech I gave. Hours: 5 hrs. (Registered 12 July 2011)

27 September 2011, I received £4,250 from the British Safety Federation, 93 Bowen Court, Asaph Business Park, St Asaph, Denbighshire LL17 0JE, for a speech I gave. Hours: 6 hrs. (Registered 13 October 2011)

23 October 2011, I received £4,250 from IBM Ltd, IBM United Kingdom Limited, PO Box 41, North Harbour, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO6 3AU, for a speech I gave. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 27 October 2011)

3 November 2011, I received £250 from the Trade Association Forum, Centre Point, 103 New Oxford Street, London WC1A 1DU, for making a speech. Hours: 3 hrs. The payment was donated to charity. (Registered 23 November 2011)

22 November 2011, I received £2,000 from Shell International Petroleum Company Limited, Shell Centre, London SE1 7NA, for making a speech. Hours: 3 hrs. The payment was donated to charity. (Registered 23 November 2011)

8. Land and Property

House in London, from which rental income is received.

9. Registrable shareholdings

(a) HADAW Productions and Investments Ltd.

11. Miscellaneous

My formal connection with News International is registered under Category 1 above.

Following negotiations relating to intrusion and substantial damage caused to my family (as well as myself), News International paid damages to close members of my family in July 2011.(Registered 12 December 2011)

Prepared 16th December 2011