House of Commons

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

McCARTHY, Kerry (Bristol East)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Falkland Islands Government

Address of donor: The Secretariat, Stanley, Falkland Islands FIQQ 1ZZ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2,303

Destination of visit: Falkland Islands

Date of visit: 10-16 June 2012

Purpose of visit: attendance at 30th Anniversary of Falkland Islands Liberation

(Registered 3 July 2012)

Name of donor: Oxfam GB

Address of donor: Oxfam House, John Smith Drive, Cowley, Oxford OX4 2JY

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flight, hotel, food, airport transport; total £1,304.19

Destination of visit: New York

Date of visit: 1-4 July 2012

Purpose of visit: to undertake lobby and media work at UN, as part of an Oxfam delegation, to support an Arms Trade Treaty.

(Registered 7 August 2012)

Name of donor:

1) WSPA (World Society for the Protection of Animals)

2) Brittany Ferries

Address of donor:

1) 222 Grays Inn Road, London WC1X 8HB

2) Plymouth Port, Millbay, Plymouth, Devon PL1 3EW

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

1) Travel and accommodation for two people; cost £650

2) Discount on travel and accommodation for two people; value £250

Destination of visit: Bay of Biscay

Date of visit: 17-19 July 2012

Purpose of visit: whale watching visit in Bay of Biscay organized by ORCA and WSPA, highlighting challenges of marine and cetacean conservation

(Registered 21 August 2012)

8. Land and Property

Part-share of house in Luton.

McCARTNEY, Jason (Colne Valley)

2.         Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA:

Payment of £600 for completing eight opinion surveys between April 2012 and February 2013.  Hours: 4 hrs in total.  Payment donated to charity. (Registered 18 April 2013)

Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY:

Payment of £150 for opinion survey.  Hours: 1 hr.  Payment donated to charity. (Registered 26 November 2012)

6.         Overseas visits

Name of donor:  The European Azerbaijan Society

Address of donor:  2 Queen Anne’s Gate, London SW1H 9AA

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,100, covering costs of flights, accommodation and internal travel

Destination of visit:  Azerbaijan

Date of visit:  18-22 July 2012

Purpose of visit:  to meet local Azeri MPs, the UK Ambassador to Azerbaijan, a delegation from the EU Office in Baku and other senior officials, and to visit the British War Memorial and a refugee camp in the region.

(Registered 26 July 2012)

Name of donor: Kurdistan Regional Government

Address of donor: Kurdistan Regional Government UK Representation at 4th Floor, 23 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6LB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Travel and accommodation with an estimated value of £1,400

Destination of visit: Kurdistan region of Iraq

Date of visit: 31 May to 3 June 2013

Purpose of visit: Factfinding visit to meet senior officials, the Bishop of Erbil and civic groups, and to visit the Syrian refugee camp at Domiz

(Registered 20 June 2013)

Prepared 11th July 2013