Select Committee on Register of Members' Interests March 2007 Edition Report


DARLING-DURKAN

DARLING, Rt. Hon. Alistair (Edinburgh South West)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Non-practising member of the Faculty of Advocates in Edinburgh.

DAVEY, Edward (Kingston and Surbiton)

6.  Overseas visits

27 May-2 June 2006, to Seoul, South Korea, to strengthen links between Kingston and Korea and meet officials and representatives relevant to my trade and industry portfolio. The trip was paid for by the South Korean Government (Korean Foundation). (Registered 14 June 2006)

DAVID, Wayne (Caerphilly)

6.  Overseas visits

1-7 January 2006, with a group of parliamentarians from the All-Party Parliamentary British-Taiwan Group, as a guest of the Government of Taiwan. (Registered 11 January 2006)

DAVIDSON, Ian (Glasgow South West)

6.  Overseas visits

10-15 September 2006, to Israel and Palestine with Labour Friends of Israel (LFI). Travel and hospitality paid for by LFI. Accommodation paid for by LFI at a rate discounted through the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Some hospitality provided by the Palestinian Legislative Council/Palestinian Authority. Travel within Israel/Palestine provided by LFI. Some travel within Israel provided by the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (Registered 29 September 2006)

2-8 September 2006, to Taiwan, as a member of a parliamentary delegation. Travel and accommodation paid for by the Government of Taiwan. (Registered 13 October 2006)

DAVIES, Dai (Blaenau Gwent)

Nil.

DAVIES, David (Monmouth)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Member of the National Assembly for Wales.

5.  Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

December 2005, my wife and I were guests of Coral Eurobet for a day at Chepstow Races. (Registered 19 January 2006)

6.  Overseas visits

11-15 June 2006, to Israel, hosted by Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI). CFI contributed the cost of flights, accommodation and some meals. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Official Guest Department) contributed to the costs of travel inside Israel, some accommodation and some meals. (Registered 11 July 2006)

DAVIES, Philip (Shipley)

5.  Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

I attended the Cheltenham Festival races as a guest of Channel 4. (Registered 22 March 2006)

DAVIES, Quentin (Grantham and Stamford)

1.  Remunerated directorships

    Vinci SA; construction , public works, concessions.

Vinci UK PLC (subsidiary of Vinci SA); construction, public works, concessions.

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Parliamentary Consultant to the Chartered Institute of Taxation.(£5,001-£10,000)

8.  Land and Property

Flat in France from which rental income is received.

10.  Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

Member of the Board of the Association of Lloyd's Names (unremunerated).

Director, Sumac Underwriting Ltd (unremunerated).

DAVIS, Rt. Hon. David (Haltemprice and Howden)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

During the course of a visit to the US from 12-21 March 2007, I received an honorarium (£10,001-£15,000), expenses and accommodation for me and my chief of staff from the National Center for Policy Analysis for speaking at a think tank in Dallas. (Flights and expenses for the rest of the visit were paid for by the Conservative Party.) (Registered 23 March 2007)

4.  Sponsorship or financial or material support

I received financial support from the following towards my candidature for the leadership of the Conservative Party and towards the running of my Parliamentary office:

Mr Bob Culbert, of ABS (Burton) Limited

Mr Richard EL Smith, of Techtest Ltd

Mr Chris Kelly, of Keltruck Ltd

Mr Irvine Laidlaw, of Abbey Business Centres

Mr John Nash, of Regent Square Estates Ltd

Sir Chippendale Keswick

Lord Kalms

Dr PK Woolley

Mr JHJ Lewis

Mr DTC Caldow

(Registered 16 December 2005)

DEAN, Janet (Burton)

Nil.

DENHAM, Rt. Hon. John (Southampton, Itchen)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Fees for journalism and lecturing from:

The Guardian (Up to £5,000)

The Independent (Up to £5,000)

CPMS (Centre for Management and Policy Studies (Up to £5,000)

One-off consultancy with AXA to advise on a research project and publication on employer pension provision. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 11 July 2006)

One-off consultancy with the Social Market Foundation to advise on a research project and publication on equity release. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 11 July 2006)

DEVINE, Jim (Livingston)

Nil.

DHANDA, Parmjit (Gloucester)

Nil.

DISMORE, Andrew (Hendon)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Solicitor, consultant to Russell, Jones and Walker.

6.  Overseas visits

3-8 October 2006, to Cyprus, leading a delegation study visit looking at the Cyprus problem, UN and EU initiatives, visiting politicians and civil society on both sides of the Green Line; and to attend and speak at the annual Morphou rally. Accommodation for three nights and use of car and driver provided by the Cyprus House of Representatives; accommodation for two nights provided by the Morphou Municipality. (Air fare met from House of Commons European visits allowance.) (Registered 9 October 2006)

DJANOGLY, Jonathan (Huntingdon)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Partner, S. J. Berwin, solicitors.

Membership of Lloyds (resigned 31 December 2006).

Categories of business: marine, non-marine, aviation and motor.

4.  Sponsorship or financial or material support

From time to time S. J. Berwin second a trainee solicitor to carry out research for me.

5.  Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

14 October 2005, one day's shooting, courtesy of Tensor plc. (Registered 2 November 2005)

11 November 2006, one day's shooting, courtesy of Tensor plc. (Registered 14 November 2006)

8.  Land and Property

Interest in woodland in Dumfriesshire.

9.  Registrable shareholdings

(b)  Barclays PLC; banks

Carpetright PLC; general retailers

HSBC Holdings PLC; banks

Lloyds TSB Group PLC; banks

Next PLC; retailers

Royal Bank of Scotland PLC; banks

Shell Transport & Trading Co. PLC; oil and gas

Tesco PLC; food retailers

WPP Group PLC; media and photography

AccSys Chemical PLC; chemicals

Medicsight Inc; healthcare

Amlin plc; insurance

Arriva plc, insurance

BP plc; oil

De la Rue plc; printers

Imperial Tobacco; tobacco

TXU Corp; industrial

10.  Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

Minority partner in The Djanogly Family LLP (member of Lloyd's).

DOBBIN, Jim (Heywood and Middleton)

Nil.

DOBSON, Rt. Hon. Frank (Holborn and St. Pancras)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Fees from GMTV. (Up to £5,000)

Fees from The Guardian. (Up to £5,000)

Fees from The Independent. (Up to £5,000)

Fee for appearances on LBC. (Up to £5,000)

Fee for article in Mail on Sunday. (Up to £5,000)

Fee for article in the Daily Mirror. (Up to £5,000)

DODDS, Nigel (Belfast North)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly.

Member of Belfast City Council.

DOHERTY, Pat (West Tyrone)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly.

DONALDSON, Jeffrey (Lagan Valley)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly.

Member of Lisburn City Council.

Partner in The Financial Research Partnership; independent financial advisers and estate agents.

Guest lectures to the University of North Texas, USA. (Up to £5,000) (Registered 21 March 2006)

6.  Overseas visits

23 July-4 August 2006, to China, to visit the City of Qingzhou to develop cultural and educational links with the City of Lisburn, including a meeting with HM Ambassador in Beijing. Air travel (economy) and accommodation costs paid for by the Qingzhou Overseas Institute and the Municipal Government of Qingzhou City. (Registered 20 September 2006)

DONOHOE, Brian (Central Ayrshire)

1.  Remunerated directorships

Resonanz Limited; residential centres for people with autism.

6.  Overseas visits

2-8 January 2007, to Taiwan, accompanied by my wife, with the All-Party Parliamentary British-Taiwan Group, as a guest of the Government of Taiwan. (Registered 30 January 2007)

DORAN, Frank (Aberdeen North)

4.  Sponsorship or financial or material support

A researcher based in my office works exclusively for two days per week for the Trade Union Group of Labour MPs, of which I am Secretary. In this role she receives funding from Thompsons Solicitors.

DORRELL, Rt. Hon. Stephen (Charnwood)

1.  Remunerated directorships

Faithful Group Ltd.; supplier of corporate clothing, and its majority-owned subsidiaries:

Faithful Holdings Ltd.

UKH Ltd.

Faithful Ltd.

Rainbow Corporatewear Ltd.

Faithful Nederland BV.

BTQ Ltd.; supplier of protective clothing.

9.  Registrable shareholdings

(a)  Faithful Group Ltd.

DORRIES, Nadine (Mid Bedfordshire)

8.  Land and Property

House in Gloucestershire, from which rental income is received.

Holiday home in South Africa.

6.  Overseas visits

11-15 June 2006, to Israel hosted by Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI). CFI contributed the costs of flights, accommodation and some meals. The Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Official Guests Department) contributed to the costs of travel inside Israel, some accommodation and meals. (Registered 29 June 2006)

DOWD, Jim (Lewisham West)

5.  Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

2 and 7 September 2006, on a private visit to New York City I received an upgrade on both flights from Virgin Atlantic. (Registered 8 November 2006)

6.  Overseas visits

1-7 January 2006, to Taiwan, with group of parliamentarians from All-Party British-Taiwanese Group, as guest of Taiwanese Government. (Registered 11 January 2006)

15-21 September 2006, to Bahrain, to meet with elected members and government ministers in order to discuss matters of mutual interest and to study the electoral registration and voting arrangements for the forthcoming Bahrain elections. The visit was made at the invitation and expense of the Bahrain Government. (Registered 8 November 2006)

DREW, David (Stroud)

5.  Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

5 November 2006, guest of Nottingham University at Twickenham for the England All Blacks Autumn International. (Registered 28 February 2007)

6.  Overseas visits

30 August-7 September 2005, to Pakistan to study the plight of religious minorities, paid for by Christian Solidarity Worldwide. (Registered 22 November 2005)

5-11 October 2005, to Uganda with the All-Party Parliamentary Group on the Great Lakes and Genocide, to study conflict in Northern Uganda, paid for by the Northern Uganda Advocacy for Peace Project. (Registered 22 November 2005)

2-6 April 2006, to Nigeria, to study religious conflict, paid for by Christian Solidarity Worldwide. (Registered 20 April 2006)

DUDDRIDGE, James (Rochford and Southend East)

4.  Sponsorship or financial or material support

My website is designed and maintained by Local Life, a company based in my constituency. (Registered 29 March 2006)

Second-hand air conditioning unit for my constituency office provided by Stockvale PLC, an entertainment group in my constituency. (Registered 18 July 2006)

5.  Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

My wife and I are regular guests in the Directors Box at Southend United Football Club.

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council provide me with a car parking season ticket for parking two cars around Southend, and a permit to park at Southend Civic Centre. (Registered 18 October 2006)

8.  Land and Property

Flat in London, from which rental income is received.

DUNCAN, Alan (Rutland and Melton)

1.  Remunerated directorships

Catalytic Solutions Inc, California (non-executive); developer and manufacturer of catalytic coating solutions.

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession, etc.

Owner of Harcourt Consultants; advisers on oil and gas matters for non-UK business projects.

Broadcasting fees from BBC. (Up to £5,000)

5.  Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

8 July 2006, tickets to and hospitality at the Wimbledon Ladies Final as a guest of Barclays PLC. (Registered 10 July 2006)

16 November 2006, I attended the North East Economic Forum as a speaker. Sovereign Strategy, the conference organisers provided the cost of two nights' accommodation and the use of a car and driver for me, and two night's accommodation and return train ticket for my research assistant. (Registered 5 December 2006)

6.  Overseas visits

16-23 November 2005, to Oman to attend National Day celebrations, as a guest of the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. (Registered 24 November 2005)

31 December 2005-2 January 2006, to Oman as a guest of the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. (Registered 9 January 2006)

18-23 September 2006, to Oman as a guest of the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. Flights to and from Oman were paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 26 September 2006)

31 December-6 January 2007, to Oman as a guest of the Government of Oman. (Registered 9 January 2007)

7.  Overseas benefits and gifts

Gift of a pair of cufflinks from the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. (Registered 9 January 2006)

Gift of a watch from the Government of the Sultanate of Oman. (Registered 9 January 2007)

8.  Land and Property

Rental income from residential property in London.

DUNCAN SMITH, Rt. Hon. Iain (Chingford and Woodford Green)

1.  Remunerated directorships

Global Data Centre Management (non-executive); software house in London. (A proportion of my remuneration will go to the Centre for Social Justice.)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Television programme: a regular contributor on BBC3's "Live at Johnny's" from February 2004. (Up to £5,000)

15 September 2006, fee for speech at dinner to commemorate the opening of new premises of Hornbeam Ivy Ltd, Frome, Somerset. (Up to £5,000) (A proportion of my remuneration will go to the Centre for Social Justice.) (Registered 22 February 2007)

19 October 2006, fee for speech at Chester Business Club dinner. (Up to £5,000) (A proportion of my remuneration will go to the Centre for Social Justice.) (Registered 22 February 2007)

DUNNE, Philip (Ludlow)

1.  Remunerated directorships

Baronsmead VCT-4-PLC (non-executive); venture capital trust.

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Partner, Gatley Farms; farming partnership.

Non-executive member of Management Board of Ruffer LLP; investment managers.

8.  Land and Property

Estate in Herefordshire held in trust for life, from which rental income is received.

Estate in Surrey.

9.  Registrable shareholdings

Baronsmead VCT-4-PLC

10.  Miscellaneous and unremunerated interests

Councillor, South Shropshire District Council (remuneration waived from May 2005).

A family trust currently pays my children's school fees.

DUNWOODY, Hon. Gwyneth (Crewe and Nantwich)

8.  Land and Property

Shared ownership of house in Fulham, from which rental income is received.

DURKAN, Mark (Foyle)

2.  Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly.


 
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