House of Commons

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

JOWELL, Rt Hon Dame Tessa (Dulwich and West Norwood)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London, SW1P 3JA, for completing opinion surveys:

28 April 2011, £75 for March-April 2011 MP Panel. Hours: 20-30 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 11 July 2012)

6 January 2012, £75 for November 2011 MP Panel. Hours: 20-30 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 11 July 2012)

18 June 2012, £75 for April 2012 MP Panel. Hours: 20-30 mins. Payment donated to local charity. (Registered 11 July 2012)

£75 for May 2012 Panel. Payment donated to local charity. Hours: 20-30 mins. (Registered 11 July 2012)

£75 for July 2012 Panel. Payment donated to local charity. Hours: 20-30 mins. (Registered 11 July 2012)

£75 for November 2012 Panel. Payment donated to local charity. Hours: 20-30 mins. (Registered 12 November 2012)

June/July 2012, payment of £200 received from BSkyB,  Grant Way, Isleworth, Middlesex TW7 5QD for press previews on 27 September and 6 December 2011; also a second payment of £200 for press previews on 21 March and 12 June 2012. Hours: 30 mins for each appearance plus 2 hours travel; 10 hrs in total. (Registered 22 July 2012)

Payment of £300 received from BSkyB for press previews on 13 August 2012, 28 August 2012 and 24 September 2012. Hours: for each appearance, 30 mins for each appearance plus 2 hrs travel; 7.5 hrs in total. (Registered 29 October 2012)

Payment of £4,000 plus VAT received for speech at Huddersfield University, Queensgate, Huddersfield HD1 3DH. Hours: 10 hrs, including preparation, delivery and travel. Fee donated to local organisation. (Registered 29 October 2012)

Payment of £250 from BBC Contributor Payments, PO Box 480, Manchester M14 0EL, for interview on 19 October 2012. Hours: 2.5 hrs including travel. (Registered 14 November 2012)

Payment of £500 from BBC Contributor Payments, PO Box 480, Manchester M14 0EL, for appearance on 1 November 2012. Hours: 3 hrs including travel. (Registered 19 November 2012)

4. Sponsorships

(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:

Name of donor: Politicshome

Address of donor: 5 The Sanctuary, London SW1P 3JS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: free use of Politicshome ‘pro’ service for Tessa Jowell and up to four members of staff, each subscription worth £228 +VAT; total value £1,140+VAT; ongoing since August 2010

Date of receipt: January 2012

Date of acceptance: January 2012

Donor status: company, registration 07053138

(Registered 1 February 2012)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Australian Sports Commission for Magic Bus, India.

Address of donor: c/o Magic Bus India Foundation, C2/105, Sector 36, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, PIN 201301

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1,062.95

Destination of visit: Delhi

Date of visit: 30 November to 3 December 2011

Purpose of visit: Volunteer and development activity with Magic Bus

(Registered 15 December 2011 )

11. Miscellaneous

Received on 16 December 2011, settlement of £200,000 from News Group Newspapers, 1 Virginia St, London E98 1XY in respect of a civil legal action brought by me following phone hacking, invasion of privacy and harassment. 50% donated to charity.  (Registered 22 December 2011)

As part of my voluntary role as Deputy Mayor of the Olympic Village, for which I was fully accredited by LOCOG I attended various Olympic events free of charge between 21 July 2012 and 13 August 2012. I received a further accredited pass for the closing ceremony and a single guest ticket which I passed to a member of my family.  (Registered 10 August 2012)

I was also fully accredited for the Paralympics by LOCOG (One Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, London E14 5LN), in order that I could support the hosting of guests and visitors and present medals and flowers at 8 ceremonies. I received one extra guest accreditation for the opening and closing ceremonies (Registered 1 October 2012) 

Prepared 7th December 2012