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The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 16th April 2012
McCARTHY, Kerry (Bristol East)
2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc
Payments from ComRes, Four Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for opinion surveys:
Payment of £75 for April-May 2011 survey. Hours: 10 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 31 May 2011)
Payment of £75 for May-June 2011 survey. Hours: 10 mins. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 12 July 2011)
6. Overseas visits
Name of donor: Kurdistan Parliament – Iraq (KPI)
Address of donor: Erbil, Iraq
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £684 donation to costs of visit
Destination of visit: Kurdistan
Date of visit: 19-24 February 2011
Purpose of visit: to deliver the first workshop in the new programme ‘Support to the Kurdistan Parliament – Iraq’ for current members of the KPI, focusing on the roles and responsibilities of MPs with respect to the relationship between the government and the opposition.
(Registered 11 April 2011)
Name of donor: All Party Parliamentary China Group, sponsored by GKN plc, City of London, London Export Corporation (LEC), John Swire & Sons, GlaxoSmithKline, Astra Zeneca, Arup, University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate, HSBC.
Address of donor: c/o Great Britain China Centre, 15 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PS
Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £2,349.98; return flights to China, internal travel in China, accommodation and meals. I also received some meals and hospitality provided locally.
Destination of visit: China; Shanghai, Beijing and Chengdu
Date of visit: 16-23 December 2011
Purpose of visit: to maintain and strengthen relations between Parliament and the National People’s Congress of China; to learn about and support British businesses operating in China; and to deepen the knowledge and understanding of parliamentarians of China.
(Registered 4 January 2012)
8. Land and Property
Part-share of house in Luton.