House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 3rd September 2012

HUGHES, Simon (Bermondsey and Old Southwark)

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

Occasional match tickets and hospitality provided by Millwall PLC.

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor:

1) Tibet Society UK

2) Tibetan Parliament in exile

Address of donor:

1) Unit 9, 139 Fonthill Road, Finsbury Park, London N4 3HF

2) H-10 2nd Floor, Lajpat Nagar III, New Delhi, 11024, India

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

1) £724.64

2) £150.58

Destination of visit: Dharamsala and McLeod Ganj, India

Date of visit: 1-8 October 2011

Purpose of visit: to meet the Tibetan parliament and Government in exile; to improve understanding by British MPs of the issues affecting Tibet; to further the exchange programme between British and Tibetan MPs; to have an audience with his Holiness the Dalai Lama.

(Registered 8 November 2011)

Name of donor:

1) Office of the Representative of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

2) Hüseyin Ӧzer

Address of donor:

1) 29 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3ED

2) 7 Curzon Street, London W1J 5HG

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

1) £740

2) £180

Destination of visit: Cyprus and Turkey

Date of visit: 27 May-1 June 2012

Purpose of visit: as Co-Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Conflict Issues, to meet the British High Commissioner in Cyprus, the British Ambassador in Turkey, UN officials and representatives of the Government of Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and others, to discuss the political situation in Cyprus.

(Registered 3 July 2012)

8. Land and Property

Part interest in family home in Wales.

Part interest in family house in Herefordshire, as joint executor, from which rental income is received.

11. Miscellaneous

In February 2012 I received £45,000 as settlement of my claim against News Group Newspapers for damages for breach of privacy for phone-hacking. (Registered 28 March 2012)

Prepared 6th September 2012