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The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 25th June 2012
HODGSON, Sharon (Washington and Sunderland West)
4. Sponsorship or financial or material support
(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:
Name of donor: CARE (Christian Action Research and Education)
Address of donor: 53 Romney Street, London SW1P 3RF.
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Four days a week voluntary service from October 2011 to July 2012 provided by a Volunteer Intern who is self-funding except for the receipt of a bursary of £5,500 as a member of the educational Leadership Programme at the Christian Charity CARE.
Date of receipt of donation: 3 October 2011
Date of acceptance of donation: 3 October 2011
Donor status: charity
(Registered 21 December 2011)
5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)
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: first class travel pass, valid until 31 December 2011. Value: £1,962 (some of which would otherwise be met from public funds)
Date of receipt of donation: June 2010
Date of acceptance of donation: June 2010
Donor status: company, registration number 3979826
(Registered 22 June 2011)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: UK China Culture Association
Address of donor: D8,25 Indescon Square, Millharbour,London,E14 9DG
Amount of donation: flights, accommodation, internal travel and hospitality in China, with a probable value in the region of £3,000
Destination of visit: China
Date of visit: 11-20 September 2011
Purpose of visit: to build relationships with schools, Universities and local government in key Chinese cities with a view to twinning.
(Registered 17 October 2011)
Name of donor: Hong Kong Government
Address of donor: c/o Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, 6 Grafton Street, London W1S 4EQ
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation, internal travel and hospitality in Hong Kong, with a probable value in the region of £8,000
Destination of visit: Hong Kong
Date of visit: 12-17 February 2012
Purpose of visit: with delegation of All-Party Parliamentary China Group visit to Hong Kong to learn more about trade opportunities.
(Registered 19 March 2012)