House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 18th January 2013

BIRTWISTLE, Gordon (Burnley)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Councillor, Burnley Borough Council

Received gross pay of £225 and net pay of £83.63 for period 1-31 January 2012. Hours: 10 hrs per week. (Registered 12 January 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.63 for the period 1-29 February 2012. Hours: 10 hrs per week. (Registered 14 February 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.63 for the period of 1-31 March 2012. Hours: 10 hours per week. (Registered 20 March 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.63 for the period of 1-30 April 2012. Hours: 10 hours per week. (Registered 30 April 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.83 for the period of 1-31 May 2012. Hours: 10 hours per week. (Registered 2 July 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.83 for the period of 1-30 June 2012. Hours: 10 hours per week. (Registered 6 July 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.83 for the period of 1-31 July 2012. Hours: 10 hours per week. (Registered 1 August 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.83 for the period of 1-31 August 2012. Hours: 10 hours per week. (Registered 1 October 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.83 for the period of 1-30 September 2012. Hours: 10 hours per week. (Registered 1 October 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £83.63 for the period 1-31 October 2012. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 1 November 2012)

Received gross pay of £225.00 and net pay of £106.03 for the period 1-30 November 2012. Hours: 10 hrs per week. (Registered 4 December 2012)

Received gross pay of £225 and net pay of £105.03 for the period 1 to 31 December 2012. Hours: 10 hrs per week. (Registered 7 January 2013)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Hong Kong Government

Address of donor: c/o HKETO, 6 Grafton St, London W1S 4EQ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £7,922

Destination of visit: Hong Kong

Date of visit: 12-17 February 2012

Purpose of visit: To deepen the knowledge and understanding of the political and economic development of Hong Kong since the handover and also to maintain the ties between Hong Kong and the All Party Parliamentary China Group

(Registered 20 March 2012)

9. Shareholdings

(a) P and J Engineering Supplies, of which I am an unremunerated director.

Prepared 25th January 2013