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David Lidington

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13 Ionawr 2012 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Opinion research surveys for Populus Limited of Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London, EC1V 0AT:
  • Opinion research surveys for ComRes Ltd, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA.:
 

14 Mawrth 2011 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • 5 January 2010, fee of £50 donated directly to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 26 February 2010)
  • Fee of £75 sent direct to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 26 February 2010)
 

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan.
  • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of Japan, 101-104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £8592.01
  • Destination of visit: Tokyo
  • Date of visit: 10-15 January 2010
  • Purpose of visit: to meet Japanese ministers and officials and British business leaders based in Tokyo.
  • (Registered 10 February 2010)
  • Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel
  • Address of donor: 45B Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3GR
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1000
  • Destination of visit: Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories
  • Date of visit: January 2010
  • Purpose of visit: to meet Israeli and Palestinian Ministers and officials and business leaders to discuss the Middle East Peace Process.
  • (Registered 26 February 2010)
 

24 Ionawr 2011 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • BPRI of 24-28 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2PX.
  • Completed survey. Fee of £75 sent direct to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 15 December 2009)
  • Fee of £75 sent direct to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 15 December 2009)
 

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: Le Cercle
  • Address of donor: c/o 5 Stanhope Gate, London W1K 1AH.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1020
  • Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA.
  • Date of visit: 19-22 November 2009
  • Purpose of visit: to speak to a meeting of Le Cercle about Middle East policy and to have meetings with US administration officials about various foreign policy matters.
  • (Registered 16 December 2009)
 

8 Tachwedd 2010 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • 17 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Communicate Research Ltd of Coverham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3EP. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 19 August 2009, completed opinion research survey. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 21 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Ipsos MORI of 79-81 Borough Road, London, SE1 1FY. Fee of £150 donated directly to charity. Hours: 1hr. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 26 August 2009, fee of £50 donated directly to charity. Hours: 10mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
 

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
  • Address of donor: The Grayston Centre, 2nd Floor, 28 Charles Square, London N1 6HT.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £4592
  • Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA
  • Date of visit: 8-12 September 2009
  • Purpose of visit: to meet US politicians and officials to discuss nuclear proliferation and multilateral disarmament.
  • (Registered 12 October 2009)
  • Name of donor: 1) Conservative Middle East Council
  • 2) Egyptian People’s Assembly
  • Address of donor: 1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1H OHW
  • 2) Cairo, Egypt
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):
  • 1) £500 re flights
  • 2) £980 re accommodation, food, internal travel
  • Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt
  • Date of visit: 27 September-1 October 2009
  • Purpose of visit: to meet Egyptian parliamentary, government and business leaders in capacity as Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister
  • (Registered 26 October 2009)
 

6 Medi 2010 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • 17 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Communicate Research Ltd of Coverham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3EP. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • BPRI of 24-28 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2PX.
  • 17 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Communicate Research Ltd of Coverham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3EP. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • BPRI of 24-28 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2PX.

6. Overseas visits

  • 10-14 June 2009, to the Republic of Korea for the annual meeting of the UK-Korea Forum for the Future. My travel and hotel costs were met by the Forum. (Registered 22 June 2009)
  • 2) Egyptian People's Assembly
  • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of Japan, 101-104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT.
  • Address of donor: 45B Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3GR
  • 2) Egyptian People’s Assembly
  • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of Japan, 101-104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT.
  • Address of donor: 45B Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3GR

24 Mawrth 2010 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • Address of donor: 45B Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3GR
  • Name of donor: 1) Conservative Middle East Council
  • 2) Egyptian People's Assembly
  • Address of donor: 1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1H OHW
  • 2) Cairo, Egypt
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):
  • 1) £500 re flights
  • 2) £980 re accommodation, food, internal travel
  • Address of donor: 45B Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3GR

10 Mawrth 2010 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • 26 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Populus Limited of Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London, EC1V 0AT. Fee of £50 donated directly to charity. Hours: 10mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • Completed survey for ComRes Ltd, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. Fee of £75 sent direct to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 15 December 2009)
  • Opinion research surveys for Populus Limited of Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London, EC1V 0AT:
  • 26 August 2009, fee of £50 donated directly to charity. Hours: 10mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 5 January 2010, fee of £50 donated directly to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 26 February 2010)
  • Opinion research surveys for ComRes Ltd, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA.:
  • Fee of £75 sent direct to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 15 December 2009)
  • Fee of £75 sent direct to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 26 February 2010)

6. Overseas visits

  • Name of donor: 1) Conservative Middle East Council
  • 2) Egyptian People's Assembly
  • Address of donor: 1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1H OHW
  • 2) Cairo, Egypt
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):
  • 1) £500 re flights
  • 2) £980 re accommodation, food, internal travel
  • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of Japan, 101-104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT.
  • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of Japan, 101-104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT.
  • Name of donor: Conservative Friends of Israel
  • Address of donor: 45B Westbourne Terrace, London W2 3GR
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1000
  • Destination of visit: Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories
  • Date of visit: January 2010
  • Purpose of visit: to meet Israeli and Palestinian Ministers and officials and business leaders to discuss the Middle East Peace Process.
  • (Registered 26 February 2010)

24 Chwefror 2010 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 28 July-1 August 2008, to Iran in my capacity as Shadow Foreign Office Minister, for meetings with Iranian politicians and officials. Flights and accommodation were paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. Some internal travel and hospitality was provided by the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran. (Registered 7 August 2008)
  • 6-12 September 2008, to Beijing, China, to attend the second UK-China Leadership of the Future Forum. The visit was arranged and paid for by the UK-China Forum with sponsorship from Barclays Capital, BP and Rolls-Royce, and the International Department of the Chinese Communist Party. (Registered 15 September 2008)
  • 30 October-3 November 2008, to Oman in my capacity as Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs as part of a cross-party parliamentary delegation. Flights, accommodation and internal travel were paid for by the State Council of the Sultanate of Oman. (Registered 4 November 2008)
  • 6-11 January 2009, to Syria and Lebanon in my capacity as Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs. The visit was organised and paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. Accommodation and some hospitality in Syria were paid for by the Syrian Parliament. (Registered 19 January 2009)
  • Name of donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan.
  • Address of donor: c/o Embassy of Japan, 101-104 Piccadilly, London W1J 7JT.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £8592.01
  • Destination of visit: Tokyo
  • Date of visit: 10-15 January 2010
  • Purpose of visit: to meet Japanese ministers and officials and British business leaders based in Tokyo.
  • (Registered 10 February 2010)

3 Chwefror 2010 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • 17 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Communicate Research Ltd of Coverham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3EP. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 17 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Communicate Research Ltd of Coverham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3EP. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)

6 Ionawr 2010 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • 19 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for BPRI of 24-28 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2PX. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • BPRI of 24-28 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2PX.
  • 19 August 2009, completed opinion research survey. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • Completed survey. Fee of £75 sent direct to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 15 December 2009)
  • Completed survey for ComRes Ltd, 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. Fee of £75 sent direct to charity. Hours: 10 mins. (Registered 15 December 2009)

6. Overseas visits

 
  • Name of donor: Le Cercle
  • Address of donor: c/o 5 Stanhope Gate, London W1K 1AH.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1020
  • Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA.
  • Date of visit: 19-22 November 2009
  • Purpose of visit: to speak to a meeting of Le Cercle about Middle East policy and to have meetings with US administration officials about various foreign policy matters.
  • (Registered 16 December 2009)

28 Hydref 2009 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • 17 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Communicate Research Ltd of Coverham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3EP. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 17 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Communicate Research Ltd of Coverham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3EP. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)

6. Overseas visits

 
  • Name of donor: 1) Conservative Middle East Council
  • 2) Egyptian People's Assembly
  • Address of donor: 1) 83 Victoria Street, London SW1H OHW
  • 2) Cairo, Egypt
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value):
  • 1) £500 re flights
  • 2) £980 re accommodation, food, internal travel
  • Destination of visit: Cairo, Egypt
  • Date of visit: 27 September-1 October 2009
  • Purpose of visit: to meet Egyptian parliamentary, government and business leaders in capacity as Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister
  • (Registered 26 October 2009)

14 Hydref 2009 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 
  • 17 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Communicate Research Ltd of Coverham House, Downside Bridge Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 3EP. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 19 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for BPRI of 24-28 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2PX. Fee of £75 donated directly to charity. Hours: 15mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 21 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Ipsos MORI of 79-81 Borough Road, London, SE1 1FY. Fee of £150 donated directly to charity. Hours: 1hr. (Registered 6 September 2009)
  • 26 August 2009, completed opinion research survey for Populus Limited of Northburgh House, 10 Northburgh Street, London, EC1V 0AT. Fee of £50 donated directly to charity. Hours: 10mins. (Registered 6 September 2009)

6. Overseas visits

 
  • Name of donor: British American Security Information Council (BASIC)
  • Address of donor: The Grayston Centre, 2nd Floor, 28 Charles Square, London N1 6HT.
  • Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £4592
  • Destination of visit: Washington DC, USA
  • Date of visit: 8-12 September 2009
  • Purpose of visit: to meet US politicians and officials to discuss nuclear proliferation and multilateral disarmament.
  • (Registered 12 October 2009)

24 Mehefin 2009 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 10-14 June 2009, to the Republic of Korea for the annual meeting of the UK-Korea Forum for the Future. My travel and hotel costs were met by the Forum. (Registered 22 June 2009)

10 Mehefin 2009 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 13-15 May 2008, to Egypt, in my capacity as Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs. The cost of my return flights was met by Flying Lion Ltd and I stayed at the residence of the British Ambassador in Cairo. (Registered 21 May 2008)
 

22 Ebrill 2009 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 12-15 April 2008, to Doha at the invitation of the Qatari Government to attend the 8th Doha Forum on Democracy, Development and Free Trade. My flights, internal travel and accommodation were paid for by the Foreign Ministry of Qatar. (Registered 22 April 2008)
 

25 Chwefror 2009 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 7-12 February 2008, to Saudi Arabia for meetings with Saudi ministers and officials. Flights, accommodation, internal travel and security were paid for by the Saudi Government. The visit was co-ordinated by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 19 February 2008)
 

28 Ionawr 2009 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 6-11 January 2009, to Syria and Lebanon in my capacity as Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs. The visit was organised and paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. Accommodation and some hospitality in Syria were paid for by the Syrian Parliament. (Registered 19 January 2009)

17 Rhagfyr 2008 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 2-7 December 2007, to Israel and Palestinian territories, for meetings with Israeli and Palestinian politicians and officials in my capacity as Shadow Foreign Office Minister. My visit was organised and paid for by the Conservative Friends of Israel and the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 11 December 2007)
 

5 Tachwedd 2008 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 6-16 September 2007, to China with the All-Party Parliamentary China Group, to discuss bilateral relations and human rights and the impact of China's economic growth on the UK. All internal travel and some food costs in China were met by the National People's Congress. The cost of the return flights from London to Beijing and accommodation costs were met from the funds provided by the registered sponsors of the All-Party Group. (Registered 23 October 2007)
  • 30 October-3 November 2008, to Oman in my capacity as Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs as part of a cross-party parliamentary delegation. Flights, accommodation and internal travel were paid for by the State Council of the Sultanate of Oman. (Registered 4 November 2008)

8 Hydref 2008 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 6-12 September 2008, to Beijing, China, to attend the second UK-China Leadership of the Future Forum. The visit was arranged and paid for by the UK-China Forum with sponsorship from Barclays Capital, BP and Rolls-Royce, and the International Department of the Chinese Communist Party. (Registered 15 September 2008)

3 Medi 2008 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 28 July-1 August 2008, to Iran in my capacity as Shadow Foreign Office Minister, for meetings with Iranian politicians and officials. Flights and accommodation were paid for by the Conservative Middle East Council. Some internal travel and hospitality was provided by the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran. (Registered 7 August 2008)

8 Gorffennaf 2008 - View full entry

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

  • 22 May 2007, my wife and I were guests of Gallaher plc at the Chelsea Flower Show. (Registered 23 May 2007)
 

16 Mehefin 2008 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 13-15 May 2008, to Egypt, in my capacity as Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs. The cost of my return flights was met by Flying Lion Ltd and I stayed at the residence of the British Ambassador in Cairo. (Registered 21 May 2008)

23 Ebrill 2008 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 12-15 April 2008, to Doha at the invitation of the Qatari Government to attend the 8th Doha Forum on Democracy, Development and Free Trade. My flights, internal travel and accommodation were paid for by the Foreign Ministry of Qatar. (Registered 22 April 2008)

26 Chwefror 2008 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 7-12 February 2008, to Saudi Arabia for meetings with Saudi ministers and officials. Flights, accommodation, internal travel and security were paid for by the Saudi Government. The visit was co-ordinated by the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 19 February 2008)

18 Rhagfyr 2007 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 2-7 December 2007, to Israel and Palestinian territories, for meetings with Israeli and Palestinian politicians and officials in my capacity as Shadow Foreign Office Minister. My visit was organised and paid for by the Conservative Friends of Israel and the Conservative Middle East Council. (Registered 11 December 2007)

4 Rhagfyr 2007 - View full entry

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

  • 26 October 2006, private flight from Farnborough to Belfast, provided by Mr John Hoerner, of Chipping Norton. (Registered 20 November 2006)
 

6 Tachwedd 2007 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 6-16 September 2007, to China with the All-Party Parliamentary China Group, to discuss bilateral relations and human rights and the impact of China's economic growth on the UK. All internal travel and some food costs in China were met by the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National People's Congress. The cost of the return flights from London to Beijing and accommodation costs were met from the funds provided by the registered sponsors of the All-Party Group. (Registered 23 October 2007)
  • 6-16 September 2007, to China with the All-Party Parliamentary China Group, to discuss bilateral relations and human rights and the impact of China's economic growth on the UK. All internal travel and some food costs in China were met by the National People's Congress. The cost of the return flights from London to Beijing and accommodation costs were met from the funds provided by the registered sponsors of the All-Party Group. (Registered 23 October 2007)

23 Hydref 2007 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

 
  • 6-16 September 2007, to China with the All-Party Parliamentary China Group, to discuss bilateral relations and human rights and the impact of China's economic growth on the UK. All internal travel and some food costs in China were met by the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National People's Congress. The cost of the return flights from London to Beijing and accommodation costs were met from the funds provided by the registered sponsors of the All-Party Group. (Registered 23 October 2007)

5 Mehefin 2007 - View full entry

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

 
  • 22 May 2007, my wife and I were guests of Gallaher plc at the Chelsea Flower Show. (Registered 23 May 2007)

27 Tachwedd 2006 - View full entry

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

 
  • 26 October 2006, private flight from Farnborough to Belfast, provided by Mr John Hoerner, of Chipping Norton. (Registered 20 November 2006)

16 Gorffennaf 2004 - View full entry

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

  • 4 July 2003, the Environment Agency was host to myself and my wife at Henley Royal Regatta. (Registered 9 July 2003)
 

4 Rhagfyr 2003 - View full entry

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

 
  • 4 July 2003, the Environment Agency was host to myself and my wife at Henley Royal Regatta. (Registered 9 July 2003)

26 Tachwedd 2002 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Occasional fees from journalism, broadcasting, lecturing and opinion research.
  • Member of BPRI (Business Research and Planning International) political panel. (£1-£1,000)
  • Member of Harris Parliamentary Panel. (£1-£1,000)
  • All fees from panels are paid direct to charity.
 

6. Overseas visits

  • 30 January 2002, to Adinkerke, Belgium, to see the problems caused by tobacco smuggling and cross-border shopping to small retailers in the United Kingdom, paid for by the Tobacco Alliance. (Registered 15 April 2002)
 

8. Land and Property

  • Freehold of house in Enfield, Middlesex, yielding a nominal ground-rent.
 

14 Mai 2002 - View full entry

6. Overseas visits

  • 4-9 September 2000, to Pakistan with a delegation of Conservative MPs and Prospective Parliamentary Candidates, to learn about political developments in Pakistan. Flights and accommodation were paid for by Mr Mohammad Saff, Group Sales and Marketing Director of Callmate Telecom, who is a supporter of the Conservative Party. Internal transport within Islamabad and Azad Kashmir was provided by the Government of Azad Kashmir. (Registered 25 September 2000)
  • 30 January 2002, to Adinkerke, Belgium, to see the problems caused by tobacco smuggling and cross-border shopping to small retailers in the United Kingdom, paid for by the Tobacco Alliance. (Registered 15 April 2002)

10 Tachwedd 2000 (first entry we have)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Occasional fees from journalism, broadcasting, lecturing and opinion research.
  • Member of BPRI (Business Research and Planning International) political panel. (£1-£1,000)
  • Member of Harris Parliamentary Panel. (£1-£1,000)
  • All fees from panels are paid direct to charity.

6. Overseas visits

  • 4-9 September 2000, to Pakistan with a delegation of Conservative MPs and Prospective Parliamentary Candidates, to learn about political developments in Pakistan. Flights and accommodation were paid for by Mr Mohammad Saff, Group Sales and Marketing Director of Callmate Telecom, who is a supporter of the Conservative Party. Internal transport within Islamabad and Azad Kashmir was provided by the Government of Azad Kashmir. (Registered 25 September 2000)

8. Land and Property

  • Freehold of house in Enfield, Middlesex, yielding a nominal ground-rent.