House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 19th November 2012

BYRNE, Liam (Birmingham, Hodge Hill)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payment of £1,000 as guest speaker for Raymond Priestley Lecture at University of Birmingham. Address: Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 19 December 2011)

Payment of £1,922 as guest course leader for two sessions, plus travel expenses, at Oxford Said Business School Ltd (a wholly owned subsidiary of the University of Oxford). Address: Egrove Park, Kennington Oxford OX1 5NY. Hours: 11 hrs. (Registered 19 December 2011)

4. Sponsorships

(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by my party to the Electoral Commission:

Name of donor: Hodge Hill CLP

Address of donor: c/o 35a Coleshill Road, Birmingham B36 8DT

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,399 raised at a fundraising event for the benefit of Hodge Hill CLP. The total included no registrable donations.

Donor status: unincorporated association.

(Registered 20 July 2012 )

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

Name of donor: Department of Culture, Media and Sport

Address of donor : 204 Cockspur St, London SW1Y 5DH

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: 2 tickets to the Opening Ceremony of the Paralympics Games on 29 August 2012; value £1,000, plus hospitality at official reception before the event

Date of receipt of donation: 17 August 2012

Date of acceptance of donation: 21 August 2012

Donor status: Government Department

(Registered 20 September 2012)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Policy Network

Address of donor: Third Floor, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £664

Destination of visit: Oslo, Norway

Date of visit: 12-13 May 2011

Purpose of visit: to attend the Progressive Governance Conference 2011

(Registered 23 December 2011)

Name of donor: UK-China Forum

Address of donor: 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £7,916

Destination of visit: Beijing, China and Hohot, Inner Mongolia

Date of visit: 22-27 May 2011

Purpose of visit: to attend the China-UK Young Leaders Roundtable

(Registered 23 December 2011)

Name of donor: Fundación IDEAS

Address of donor: Gobelas, 31, 28023 Madrid, Spain

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,012

Destination of visit: Madrid, Spain

Date of visit: 17-19 October 2011

Purpose of visit: to attend the Third Global Progress Conference "Progressive Futures".

(Registered 23 December 2011)

Name of donor: Great Britain China Centre

Address of donor: 5 Belgrave Square, London SW1 8PS

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £5,298

Destination of visit: Beijing, China

Date of visit: 11-16 March 2012

Purpose of visit: To attend Wilton Park seminar in Beijing

(Registered 20 July 2012)

Name of donor: Swedish Social Democratic Party/Socialdemokraterna

Address of donor: SE-105 60, Stockholm, Sweden

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights costing £795.18, hotel accommodation costing £232.97 and £80 (estimated) for food, total approx £1,108.15

Destination of visit: Stockholm, Sweden

Date of visit: 16-17 September 2012

Purpose of visit: to attend a political conference

(Registered 9 October 2012 )

Name of donor: (1) Labour Friends of Israel; (2) Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Address of donor: (1) BM LFI, London W1N 3XX; (2) 9 Yitzhak Rabin Boulevard, Kiryat Ben-Gurion, Jerusalem 91035, Israel

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) flights and other costs with a total value of £2,160; (2) transportation within Israel with a value of £90. Some hospitality also provided by the Portland Trust.

Destination of visit: The Palestinian territories and Israel

Date of visit: 7-11 October 2012

Purpose of visit: Hi tech industry fact-finding visit. (Registered 31 October 2012)

Prepared 22nd November 2012