House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 5th November 2012

MERCER, Patrick (Newark)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Fees for articles in:

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

October 2011, £150 for article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 16 November 2011)

January 2012, £150 for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 15 February 2012)

March 2012, £150 for commentary. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 19 April 2012)

June 2012, £150 for commentary. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 6 July 2012)

September 2012, £150 for commentary. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 12 October 2012)

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

June 2012, £100 for commentary. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 6 July 2012)

July 2012, £300 for commentary in Sunday Mirror. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2012)

August 2012, £350 for commentary. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 1 October 2012)

Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday. Address: Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street,

May 2012, received £250 for commentary in Mail on Sunday. Hours: 4 hrs.(Registered 8 June 2012)

September 2012, received £350 for commentary in Mail on Sunday. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 12 October 2012)

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

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

Payment of £200. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 19 April 2012)

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

March 2012, £300 paid for commentary. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 19 April 2012)

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

October 2011, £400 paid for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 16 November 2011)

November 2011, £400 paid for article. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 12 December 2011)

February 2012, £150 paid for commentary. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 9 March 2012)

The Oldie, 65 Newman Street, London  W1T 3EG

January 2012, £150 paid for article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 15 February 2012)

Payment of £200 from Daily Star Sunday, for commentary. Address: The Star on Sunday, The Northern & Shell Building, 10 Lower Thames Street, London, EC3R 6EN. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 6 July 2012)

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

£200 for interview. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 16 May 2012)

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.

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

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

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

October 2011, payment of £1,000 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 16 November 2011)

November 2011, payment of £500 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 12 December 2011)

December 2011, payment of £500 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 9 January 2012)

January 2012, payment of £500 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 15 February 2012)

February 2012, payment of £500 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 9 March 2012)

March 2012, payment of £500 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 19 April 2012)

April 2012, payment of £500 for security consultancy. Hours: 2 days. (Registered16 May 2012)

Payments from BBC, Wood Lane, London W12 7RJ:

February 2012, £200 for television documentary appearance. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 9 March 2012)

April 2012, £100 for interview. Hours: 4 mins. (Registered 16 May 2012)

Payment of £462 from British Heritage Magazine, 741 Miller Dr SE # C1 Leesburg, VA 20175-8994, USA, for article. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 16 November 2011)

December 2011, payment of £1,200 from Martin Randall, Martin Randall Travel Ltd, Voysey House, Barley Mow Passage, London W4 4GF, for lecture. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 9 January 2012)

December 2011, payment of £150 from The London Magazine for article. Address: 239 Old Marylebone Road, London, NW1 5QT. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 9 January 2012)

Payments from Global Energy Private Limited, 1 Queen Anne’s Gate, 2nd floor, Westminster, London SW1H 9BT:

March 2012, payment of £2,500 for consultancy Hours: 1.5 days. (Registered 19 April 2012)

April 2012, payment of £2,500 for consultancy. Hours: 1.5 days. (Registered 16 May 2012)

May 2012, payment of £2,500 for consultancy. Hours: 1.5 days. (Registered 8 June 2012)

June 2012, payment of £2,500 for consultancy. Hours: 1.5 days. (Registered 6 July 2012)

March 2012, payment of £1,200 for battlefield tour from Ian Fletcher Battlefield Tours, PO Box 112, Rochester, Kent ME1 2RW. Hours: 5 days. (Registered 19 April 2012)

May 2012, payment of £3,560 from A P Watt Literary Agents, 20 John Street, London WC1N 2DR, for writing book produced in paperback. Hours: 2 days. (Registered 8 June 2012)

May 2012, payment of £304.60 from Higham Hall, Cockermouth CA13 9SH, for lectures. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 8 June 2012)

July 2012, payment of £500 for interview from BBC Belfast Sunday Morning Live, Ulster Broadcasting House, Ormeau Avenue, Belfast BT2 8HQ. Hours: 24 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2012)

July 2012, payment of £110 as e-book royalties from Endeavour Press, Tattlebury House, Cranbrook Road, Goudhurst, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 1BT. Hours: 48 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2012)

Prepared 7th November 2012