House of Commons

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

GALLOWAY, George (Bradford West)

1. Directorships

Molucca Media Ltd, journalism and broadcasting. Address: 30 Ambleside Avenue, London SW16 1QP. Not yet trading. (Registered 26 April 2012)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments from Al-Mayadeen TV, Beirut, for presenting two television programmes per month. Address: Jnah, Embassy Street, Ruby Bldg, Beirut 00961 1856080/90:

Received £6,000 gross and two flight tickets with an estimated value of £1,500 for pre-recording two television programmes on 8 June 2012. Hours: 3 hrs plus travel. (Registered 20 June 2012)

July 2012, received £6,000 gross and one return flight from London to Beirut; value £600. (Registered 2 August 2012)

Received £6,000 gross and one return flight to Beirut, out 7 September and return 11 September 2012; value £600, to record two television programmes. (Registered 19 September 2012)

Received £3,000 for television programme made in Venezuela; also flights from London to Caracas on 28 September 2012 and subsequently from Caracas to Moscow; estimated value £1,000, and hotel accommodation for ten days in Caracas; value £1,600. (Registered 16 November 2012)

Received £6,000 and return flights London to Beirut; value £1,200, to record two television programmes. Hours: 3 hrs plus travel. (Registered 16 November 2012)

3. Clients

Of Molucca Media Ltd:

Mirror Group Newspapers, for whom I wrote a weekly column until August 2012. Address: MGN Limited, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London E14 5AP. (Registered 26 April 2012)

Press TV, for whom I present two weekly television programmes. Currently unpaid. Address: Westgate House, Hanger Lane, London W5 1YY. (Registered 26 April 2012)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Eurasian Media Forum

Address of donor: EAMF Organizing Committee, 13 Republic Plaza, Office 504 Almaty, 050013, Kazakhstan

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights from Moscow to Astana, Kazakhstan. and Astana to London, and two nights hotel accommodation in Astana; value £3,281.35

Destination of visit: Astana, Kazakhstan

Date of visit: 8-10 October 2012

Purpose of visit: to make a speech at the Eurasian Media Forum

(Registered 12 December 2012)

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

See my entry under Category 2 above.

8. Land and Property

Holiday home in Portugal. (Registered 26 April 2012)

9. Shareholdings

(a) Molucca Media. (Registered 26 April 2012)

11. Miscellaneous

From time to time, I solicit donations for the following charities: Interpal (humanitarian aid to Palestine); Viva Palestina (humanitarian aid convoys to Gaza strip), Medical Aid for Palestine and Shelter. (Registered 2 May 2012)

I present a weekly radio show for WBAI, a New York radio station; unpaid. (Registered 21 August 2012)

Prepared 21st December 2012