House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 9th July 2012

STEWART, Rory (Penrith and The Border)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments received from London Review of Books Ltd, 28 Little Russell Street, London WC1A 2HN:

31 March 2011, payment of £800 for article on Libya. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 19 September 2011)

20 September 2011, payment of £1,400 to cover expenses for travel to Libya to write article. Hours: 3 hrs worked on article, plus travel. (Registered 17 October 2011)

Payments from Aitken Alexander Associates; literary agent, 18-21 Cavaye Place, London SW10 9PT

19 April 2011, £9.52 for Brazilian royalties. Book written before the election (2004).  Hours worked: zero. (Registered 22 September 2011)

19 April 2011, £47.92 for Canadian Penguin royalties.  Book written before the election (2006).  Hours worked: zero (Registered 22 September 2011)

19 April 2011, £1,620.54 for Canadian Penguin royalties.  Book written before the election (2004).  Hours worked: zero. (Registered 22 September 2011)

19 April 2011, £589.25 for German royalties.  Book written before the election (2004).  Hours worked: zero (Registered 22 September 2011)

10 May 2011, £1,218.42 for French royalties.  Book written before the election (2004).  Hours worked: zero (Registered 22 September 2011)

8 June 2011, £876.96  for Dutch royalties.  Book written before the election (2004).  Hours worked: zero. (Registered 22 September 2011)

29 January 2012, £1002.11 for royalty payment. Books written before the election. Hours worked: zero. (Registered 14 February 2012)

27 April 2012, £1114.75 for royalty payments (net of commission). Books written before the election plus payment of £211.20 for one article for Telegraph Group Ltd, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 16 May 2012)

15 June 2012, royalty payment of £4,441.04 (net of commission and VAT) for book completed at end of 2010. I donated £645.50 of this payment to charity. Hours worked: zero. (Registered 5 July 2012)

Payments from BBC, Talent Rights Group, Room 401 MC4D1 Media Centre, Wood Lane, London:

11 August 2011, £150 received for appearance on Any Questions? Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 September 2011)

16 November 2011, £750 received for researching, presenting and interviewing on a programme for the BBC Culture Show. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 2 December 2011)

25 June 2012, £150 received for appearance on Any Questions? Hours: 1 hr. Fee donated to charity. (Registered 5 July 2012)

Payments received from Intelligent Life, 25 St James’s St, London SW1A 1HG:

£900 received on 6 September 2011 for an article on the Kabul Museum. Payment donated to charity. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 September 2011). On 12 September 2011 I also received a payment of £1,220 for this article. (Registered 17 October 2011)

Payments received from Country Life, IPC Media, Blue Fin Building, 110 Southwark Street, London, SE1 0SU:

£500 received on 31 July 2011 for an article on paintings. Payment donated to charity. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 September 2011)

Payments received from New Statesman Ltd, John Carpenter House, John Carpenter Street, London EC4Y OAN:

£600 received on 9 September 2011. Payment donated to charity. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 19 September 2011)

Payment received from New York Times, 620 8th Floor, New York NY 10018. £1558.99 received on 13 September 2011. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 19 September 2011)

Payment of £250 from The Spectator, 22 Old Queen Street, London SW1H 9HP, for book review article. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 27 April 2012)

Payment of £400 from the Financial Times Ltd, Number One Southwark Bridge, London SE1 9HL, for comment piece. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 27 April 2012)

8. Land and Property

House in London from which rental income is received. The rental income is paid to other family members.

11. Miscellaneous

Unremunerated directorship of the Cumbria Broadband Rural & Community Projects Limited.

Prepared 12th July 2012