House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 23rd February 2015

FOX, Rt Hon Dr Liam (North Somerset)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Contract with Quercus Editions Limited for writing a book. Address: Quercus Editions Limited, 55 Baker Street, 7th Floor, South Block, London, W1U 8EW.

18 July 2014, advance of £3,540 on publication of paperback. Hours: 20 hrs. (Registered 7 August 2014)

Payment from Specialist Speakers, The Old Factory Offices, 8 Hawley Road, Hinckley LE10 0PR (Updated 6 January 2015):

20 December 2014, received £8,400 (including VAT) for a speech at the annual partner’s conference of Amwal Alkhaleej, PO Box 59115 R1525, Arcade Centre, King Fahad Road, Ryadh, Saudi Arabia, on 1 December 2014 at the Abu Dhabi Hyatt Hotel. Amwal Alkahaleej also met the cost of my travel, accommodation, ground transport and historic area ticket; total value £4,092. Hours: 1 hr plus travel and preparation. (Registered 6 January 2015)

Payment from The University of Buckingham, Hunter Street, Buckingham, MK18 1EG

17 February 2014, received £1,000 for speech on 28 January 2014. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 26 February 2014)

Contract with The European Azerbaijan Society for translation rights of my book. Address: 15 Queen Anne's Gate, London, SW1H 9BU:

28th April 2014, advance of £5,700 on signature of contract. Hours: no hours as yet. (Registered 19 May 2014)

1 October 2014, advance of £5,700 for paperback publication. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 2 October 2014)   

Payments from News UK and Ireland, 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF:

18 August 2014, received £300 for an article published on 28 August 2013. Hours: 1hr. (Registered 2 September 2014)

18 August 2014, received £500 for an article published on 2 December 2013. Hours: 1hr. (Registered 2 September 2014)

17 September 2014, received £270 from the Telegraph Media Group Limited, Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT, for an article published on 4 September 2014. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 14 October 2014)  

5 January 2015, received £328.27 from the Maxcel Company , 660 LBJ Freeway, Suite 109, Dallas TX 75240, for speaking at a Huckabee Group meeting on 18 November 2014. (Registered 15 January 2015)

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: David C Ord

Address of donor:  private

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

Donor status: individual

(Registered 16 December 2014)

Name of donor: Estate of Barry Walters

Former address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £6,359.95

Donor status: individual (legacy)

(Registered 8 January 2015)

(b) Support in the capacity as an MP:

Name of donor: Michael Lewis

Address of donor: private

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

Date of receipt: 17 March 2014

Date of acceptance: 17 March 2014

Donor status: individual

(Registered 18 March 2014)

Name of donor: Mr Mick Davis

Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,000

Date of receipt: 20 March 2014

Date of acceptance: 21 March 2014

Donor status: individual

(Registered 20 March 2014)

Name of donor:  Midland Chilled Foods Ltd

Address of donor:  75DStation Rd, Barton-under-Needwood, Burton on Trent, DE13 8DS Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Date of receipt:  28 March 2014

Date of acceptance: 1 April 2014

Donor status: Company, No. 01104045

(Registered 1 April 2014)

Name of donor: Ibrow Limited

Address of donor: College House, St. Leonards Close, Bridgnorth, Shropshire. WV16 4EJ

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

Date of receipt: 5 August 2014

Date of acceptance: 8 August 2014

Donor status: Company, registration 6244250

(Registered 22 August 2014)

Name of donor: Mick Davis

Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date of receipt: 22 October 2014

Date of acceptance: 23 October 2014

Donor status: individual

(Registered 23 October 2014)

Name of donor:  Keltbray Group (Holdings) Ltd

Address of donor:  St Andrew's House, Portsmouth Road, Esher KT10 9TA

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £20,000

Date of receipt: 31 October 2014

Date of acceptance: 31 October 2014

Donor status: company, registration 2810840

(Registered 31 October 2014)

Name of donor: Pietas Consulting Ltd

Address of donor: 9 Great Chesterford Court, London Road, Great Chesterford CB10 1PF

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

Date of receipt: 30 January 2015

Date of acceptance: 30 January 2015

Donor status: company, registration 07976020

(Registered 30 January 2015)

Name of donor: Michael Lewis

Address of donor: private

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

Date of receipt: 9 February 2015

Date of acceptance: 9 February 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 9 February 2015)

Name of donor: Alexander Temerko

Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000

Date of receipt: 9 February 2015

Date of acceptance: 10 February 2015

Donor status: individual

(Registered 11 February 2015)

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

I have accepted Honorary Membership for life of the Carlton Club.

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Address of donor: 301 1 st Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): Flights, accommodation, food, ground transportation and historic area ticket, to a total value of £2,665.93

Destination of visit: Williamsburg, United States, VA 23185

Date of visit: 16-18 March 2014

Purpose of visit: to take part in the Williamsburg-CSIS Forum in association with the CSIS Europe Program and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

(Registered 18 March 2014)

Name of donor: Slovak Atlantic Commission

Address of donor: Klariská 328/14, 811 03 Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £850, including flights, accommodation, ground transportation and meals

Destination of visit: Bratislava, Slovakia

Date of visit: 14-15 May 2014

Purpose of visit:  Speaking on one of the main panels of the 2014 GLOBSEC (Bratislava Global Security Forum) conference.

(Registered 22 May 2014)

Name of donor: The European Azerbaijani Society

Address of donor: 15 Queen Anne's Gate, London SW1H 9BU

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights £2,320.40 and accommodation 1,259.54 for me and a member of staff; total £3,579.94

Destination of visit: Istanbul, Turkey

Date of visit: 1-4 February 2015

Purpose of visit: to attend the release of my book ‘Rising Tides’ translation into Turkish.

(Registered 4 February 2015)

8. Land and Property

Residential property in London SE1 from which rental income is received (from 25 September 2011). (Registered 20 October 2011)

Prepared 2nd March 2015