House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 8th April 2013

ELLIS, Michael (Northampton North)

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: JCB Research

Address of donor: Lakeside Works, Rocester, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 5LX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: Company, registration no. 00682651

(Registered 8 April 2013)

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

Name of donor:  Arsenal Football Club

Address of donor: 75 Drayton Park, London N5 1BU

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Two tickets without a cover price for myself and a member of my parliamentary staff to watch one match on 21 November 2012 from the directors’ box, with associated hospitality; nearest estimated value approx. £1,200 in total. This followed my engagement with the club’s social action programme;

Date of receipt of donation: 21 November 2012

Date of acceptance of donation: 21 November 2012

Donor status: company, registration no. 109244

(Registered 26 November 2012)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Kurdistan Democratic Party

Address of donor: Kurdistan Democratic Party, Salahideen, Erbil, Iraq

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, transportation, accommodation and meals with a value of £3,920

Destination of visit: Kurdistan Autonomous Region, Iraq

Date of visit: 27 to 30 August 2012

Purpose of visit: Participation in parliamentary delegation to Iraq organized by the Conservative Middle East Council (CMEC). (Registered 12 September 2012)

Name of donor: Commonwealth Jewish Council

Address of donor: 75 West Heath Road, London, NW3 7TH

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, transportation, accommodation and meals with a value of £3,951.75

Destination of visit: New Delhi and Mumbai, India

Date of visit: Tuesday, 25 December 2012 to 3 January 2013

Purpose of visit: Participation in Commonwealth delegation to India organized by the Commonwealth Jewish Council. I am President of the Organisation.  (Registered 9 January 2013)

8. Land and Property

Vacant land in Staffordshire.

9. Shareholdings

(a) Arnold Estates Ltd. UK property company.

Arnold Estates LLC. US property company.

11. Miscellaneous

I am President (unpaid) of the Commonwealth Jewish Council. (Registered 18 January 2013)

Barrister (non-practising).

Prepared 10th April 2013