House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 26th August 2014

GAPES, Mike (Ilford South)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payments from ComRes, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys. All sums paid direct to Redbridge Labour Party:

2 April 2013, £75 received. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

30 May 2013, £75 received. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

9 September 2013, £75 received. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

2 December 2013, £75 received. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

24 January 2014, £75 received. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

14 March 2014, £75 received. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

2 May 2014, £75 received. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

Payments from Populus, 10 Northborough Street, London, EC1V 0AT, for opinion surveys. All sums paid direct to Redbridge Labour Party:

8 April 2014, £75 received. Hours: 15 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

Payment from Ipsos MORI, 79-81 Borough Road, London SE1 1FY, for opinion surveys. All sums paid direct to Redbridge Labour Party:

6 September 2013, £200 received. Hours: 50 mins. (Registered 12 May 2014)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: (1) UK-Korea forum for the Future; (2) The Korea Foundation

Address of donor: (1) 14 Sandgate Lane, London SW18 3JP; (2) 10th floor, Diplomatic Center, 2558 Nambusunhwanno, Seochu-gu, Seoul 137-863

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

(1) Flights: value £2,644; (2) Accommodation; value £999

Destination of visit: Seoul, Republic of Korea

Date of visit: 11-15 June 2013

Purpose of visit: To attend the annual meeting of the UK-Korea Forum for the Future

(Registered 15 July 2013; updated 13 August 2013)

Name of donor: Council of Ministers

Address of donor: c/o Kurdistan Regional Government, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, accommodation etc with a value of £3,000

Destination of visit: Erbil, Duhok and Domiz refugee camp, Iraqi Kurdistan

Date of visit: 10-15 November 2013

Purpose of visit: Fact-finding visit with the All-Party Group for the Kurdistan region of Iraq

(Registered 12 December 2013)

Name of donor: Government of Taiwan and Taipei Representative Office

Address of donor: 50 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): London-Taipei return flight, £3,300; hotels, meals and transportation, £1,200; total cost £4,500

Destination of visit: Taiwan

Date of visit: 28 December 2013-4 January 2014

Purpose of visit: fact-finding political visit.

(Registered 20 January 2014)

Name of donor: British University in Egypt

Address of donor: El Sherouk City, Suez Desert Road, Cairo 11837 - P.O. Box 43

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,300

Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt

Date of visit: 13-16 June 2014

Purpose of visit: to meet the new President, government ministers, religious leaders, British Council, IPU and representatives of civil society in Egypt and discuss developments taking place in the run up to parliamentary elections.

(Registered 3 July 2014)

Prepared 28th August 2014