House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 6th January 2015

HOWARTH, Rt Hon George (Knowsley)

4. Sponsorships

(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:

Name of donor: Unite the Union

Address of donor: Unite House, 128 Theobalds Road, London WC1X 8TN

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000

Donor status: trade union

(Registered 10 April 2014)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Taipei Representative Office in the UK

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

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £3,640 total including flights £2,350, hotels £900, meals £250 and transportation £140

Destination of visit: Taiwan

Date of visit: 19-26 October 2014

Purpose of visit: to foster good relations between the UK and Taiwan; to learn more about Taiwan, in particular their transportation (including high speed railways), national health system and policy concerning relations with mainland China.

(Registered 6 November 2014)

Prepared 7th January 2015