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David Laws

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8 Mehefin 2015 - View full entry

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

  • Received from Biteback Publishing, 3 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SP:
  • £118.29 in royalty payments, received in June 2014. No additional hours. (Registered 28 July 2014)
 

4. Sponsorships

  • (a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
  • (a) Name of donor: Yeovil Liberal Democrats
  • (a) Address of donor: 5 Church Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1HB
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Money raised at and following a fundraising event on 28 April 2014  in support of campaigns for the 2015 local elections and for my own election fund. The total raised was £49,600, which includes the registrable donations below.
  • (a) Donor status: unincorporated association
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a)
  • (a) Name of donor: Mr and Mrs J Goddard Watts
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Nina Campbell
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Toolstream Ltd
  • (a) Address of donor: Boundary Way, Lufton Trading Estate, Yeovil, BA22 8HZ
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
  • (a) Donor status: company, registration 04281144
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Michelle Quest
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Neil Sherlock
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Mr and Mrs R Rooke
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Deborah Berger
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Brompton Capital Ltd
  • (a) Address of donor: 35 South St, London W1K 2XE
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
  • (a) Donor status: company, registration 03275808
  • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Paul Marshall
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,286 in hosting the fundraising dinner
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 6 August 2014)
  • (a) Name of donor: Thomas L Kalaris
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,250
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 21 January 2015)
  • (a) Name of donor: Paul Marshall
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,250
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 23 February 2015)
  • (a) Name of donor: Bill Reeves
  • (a) Address of donor: private
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000
  • (a) Donor status: individual
  • (a) (Registered 23 February 2015)
 

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4. Sponsorships

 
  • (a) (Registered 23 February 2015)
  • (a) Name of donor: Bill Reeves
  • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £25,000
  • (a) (Registered 23 February 2015)

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2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

 

    4. Sponsorships

    • (a) Donor status: company, registration no 04281144
    • (a) Donor status: company, registration no 03275808
    • (a) Donor status: company, registration 04281144
    • (a) Donor status: company, registration 03275808
    • (a) Name of donor: Thomas L Kalaris
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,250
    • (a) (Registered 21 January 2015)

    8 Rhagfyr 2014 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • £190.28 in royalty payments. No additional hours. (Registered 21 November 2013)
     

    13 Hydref 2014 - View full entry

    4. Sponsorships

    • (a) Name of donor:   Yeovil Liberal Democrats
    • (a) Name of donor: Yeovil Liberal Democrats

    26 Awst 2014 - View full entry

    4. Sponsorships

    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Money raised at and following a fundraising event on 28 April 2014  in support of campaigns for the 2015 local elections and for my own election fund. The total raised was £49,600,  which includes the registrable donations below.
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Money raised at and following a fundraising event on 28 April 2014  in support of campaigns for the 2015 local elections and for my own election fund. The total raised was £49,600, which includes the registrable donations below.
    • (a) Name of donor: Paul Marshall
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £8,286 in hosting the fundraising dinner
    • (a) (Registered 6 August 2014)

    28 Gorffennaf 2014 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • £118.29 in royalty payments, received in June 2014. No additional hours. (Registered 28 July 2014)

    4. Sponsorships

     
    • (a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
    • (a) Name of donor:   Yeovil Liberal Democrats
    • (a) Address of donor: 5 Church Street, Yeovil, Somerset BA20 1HB
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: Money raised at and following a fundraising event on 28 April 2014  in support of campaigns for the 2015 local elections and for my own election fund. The total raised was £49,600,  which includes the registrable donations below.
    • (a) Donor status: unincorporated association
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
    • (a)
    • (a) Name of donor: Mr and Mrs J Goddard Watts
    • (a) Address of donor: private
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £7,500
    • (a) Donor status: individual
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
    • (a) Name of donor: Nina Campbell
    • (a) Address of donor: private
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
    • (a) Donor status: individual
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
    • (a) Name of donor: Toolstream Ltd
    • (a) Address of donor: Boundary Way, Lufton Trading Estate, Yeovil, BA22 8HZ
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    • (a) Donor status: company, registration no 04281144
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
    • (a) Name of donor: Michelle Quest
    • (a) Address of donor: private
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
    • (a) Donor status: individual
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
    • (a) Name of donor: Neil Sherlock
    • (a) Address of donor: private
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,500
    • (a) Donor status: individual
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
    • (a) Name of donor: Mr and Mrs R Rooke
    • (a) Address of donor: private
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    • (a) Donor status: individual
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
    • (a) Name of donor: Deborah Berger
    • (a) Address of donor: private
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £15,000
    • (a) Donor status: individual
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)
    • (a) Name of donor: Brompton Capital Ltd
    • (a) Address of donor: 35 South St, London W1K 2XE
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    • (a) Donor status: company, registration no 03275808
    • (a) (Registered 25 July 2014)

    14 Gorffennaf 2014 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • £73.07 in royalty payments. No additional hours. (Registered 17 June 2013)
     

    25 Tachwedd 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • £190.28 in royalty payments. No additional hours. (Registered 21 November 2013)

    14 Hydref 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • From September 2011 until 31 August 2012: Member of the Investment Committee of Stanhope Capital, 35 Portman Square, London W1H 6LR. The work involves one meeting of two hours duration, every two months. The remuneration is £20,000 per annum. (Updated 3 September 2012)
    • Received on 4 September 2012, final payment of £3,333. This related to July-August 2012. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 September 2012)
     

    27 Awst 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payment of £270 from Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT, for article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 July 2012)
    • Received on 13 July 2012, payment of £5,000 for April-June 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2012)
     

    8 Gorffennaf 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • £73.07 in royalty payments. No additional hours. (Registered 17 June 2013)
    • £73.07 in royalty payments. No additional hours. (Registered 17 June 2013)

    24 Mehefin 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • Received from Biteback Publishing, 3 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7SP:
    • £73.07 in royalty payments. No additional hours. (Registered 17 June 2013)

    7 Mai 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payment of £5,000 for January-March 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 April 2012) Received on 13 July 2012, payment of £5,000 for April-June 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2012)
    • Received on 13 July 2012, payment of £5,000 for April-June 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2012)

    8 Ebrill 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payments in respect of published book:
    • Payments for articles in the Mail on Sunday , Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT:
    • Payment of £500. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 27 March 2012)
     

    11 Mawrth 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payment of £1,000 Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 February 2012)
    • Payment of £285 for article in the Guardian, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 February 2012)
     

    25 Chwefror 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Received from Biteback Publishing, 3 Albert Embankment, London:
    • £928.14 for royalties on sales of book. No additional hours worked. (Registered 8 January 2012)
     

    4 Chwefror 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payments for articles from News International, PO Box 64617, London SW8 9BG:
    • Payment of £500 for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 January 2012)
    • First payment of £6,666.67 for September-December 2011. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 8 January 2012)
     

    18 Ionawr 2013 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payment of £800 for article in The Sun. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 October 2011)
    • Payments from Parliament Communications Limited, Verry House, Chine Crescent Road, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5LQ:
    • Payment of £4,000 for a speech. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 27 October 2011)
     

    1 Hydref 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payments in respect of published book. (£15,001–£20,000):
    • Payment of £5,000 for January-March 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 April 2012) Received on 13 July 2012, payment of £5,000 for April-June 2012. Hours: 4 hours. (Registered 16 July 2012)
    • Payments in respect of published book:
    • Payment of £5,000 for January-March 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 April 2012) Received on 13 July 2012, payment of £5,000 for April-June 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 July 2012)
    • Received on 4 September 2012, final payment of £3,333. This related to July-August 2012. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 10 September 2012)

    3 Medi 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • £1,280.31 for royalties on sales of book. No additional hours worked. (Registered 1 August 2011)
    • Payment of £4,000 for a speech, Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2011)
    • From September 2011: Member of the Investment Committee of Stanhope Capital, 35 Portman Square, London W1H 6LR. The work involves one meeting of two hours duration, every two months. The remuneration is £20,000 per annum.
    • From September 2011 until 31 August 2012: Member of the Investment Committee of Stanhope Capital, 35 Portman Square, London W1H 6LR. The work involves one meeting of two hours duration, every two months. The remuneration is £20,000 per annum. (Updated 3 September 2012)

    30 Gorffennaf 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payment of £5,000 for January-March 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 April 2012)
    • Payment of £270 from Telegraph Media Group, 111 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0DT, for article. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 July 2012)
    • Payment of £5,000 for January-March 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 April 2012) Received on 13 July 2012, payment of £5,000 for April-June 2012. Hours: 4 hours. (Registered 16 July 2012)

    9 Gorffennaf 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payment of £400 for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 June 2011)
     

    16 Ebrill 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payment of £1,000 for article in the Mail on Sunday , Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 February 2012)
    • Payments for articles in the Mail on Sunday , Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT:
    • Payment of £1,000 Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 February 2012)
    • Payment of £500. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 27 March 2012)
    • Payment of £5,000 for January-March 2012. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 16 April 2012)

    5 Mawrth 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • Payment of £285 for article in the Guardian, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 February 2012)

    20 Chwefror 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • Payment of £1,000 for article in the Mail on Sunday , Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 February 2012)

    30 Ionawr 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payments from ComRes; 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for Parliamentary Panel Surveys:
    • Fee of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 January 2011)
    • £1,500 as publication advance for book. Hours: 90 hrs approximately. (Registered 10 January 2011)
    • Received from Mail on Sunday (via Biteback Publishing), Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT: £16,000 for serialisation rights. Hours spent on serialisation checking, 1 hr. (Registered 10 January 2011)
    • Payment of £500 for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 January 2012)
    • Payment of £500 for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 January 2012)

    13 Ionawr 2012 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • £928.14 for royalties on sales of book. No additional hours worked. (Registered 8 January 2012)
    • Payment of £500 for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 8 January 2012)
    • First payment of £6,666.67 for September-December 2011. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 8 January 2012)

    31 Hydref 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Payment of £400 from News International, PO Box 64617, London SW8 9BG, for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 June 2011)
    • Payment of £4,000 for a speech, from Parliament Communications Limited, Verry House, Chine Crescent Road, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5LQ. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2011)
    • Payments for articles from News International, PO Box 64617, London SW8 9BG:
    • Payment of £400 for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 June 2011)
    • Payment of £800 for article in The Sun. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 27 October 2011)
    • Payments from Parliament Communications Limited, Verry House, Chine Crescent Road, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5LQ:
    • Payment of £4,000 for a speech, Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2011)
    • Payment of £4,000 for a speech. Hours: 4 hrs. (Registered 27 October 2011)

    28 Medi 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • From September 2011: Member of the Investment Committee of Stanhope Capital, 35 Portman Square, London W1H 6LR. The work involves one meeting of two hours duration, every two months. The remuneration is £20,000 per annum.

    30 Awst 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Received from Biteback Publishing, 3 Albert Embankment, London: £1,500 as publication advance for book. Hours: 90 hrs approximately. (Registered 10 January 2011)
    • Received from Biteback Publishing, 3 Albert Embankment, London:
    • £1,500 as publication advance for book. Hours: 90 hrs approximately. (Registered 10 January 2011)
    • £1,280.31 for royalties on sales of book. No additional hours worked. (Registered 1 August 2011)
    • Payment of £4,000 for a speech, from Parliament Communications Limited, Verry House, Chine Crescent Road, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 5LQ. Hours: 1.5 hrs. (Registered 1 August 2011)

    6 Gorffennaf 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • Payment of £400 from News International, PO Box 64617, London SW8 9BG, for article in The Times. Hours: 1 hr. (Registered 21 June 2011)

    4. Sponsorships

    • (a) Donations to the constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
    • (a) Name of donor: Paul Marshall
    • (a) Address of donor: private
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
    • (a) Donor status: individual
    • (a) (Registered 22 June 2010)
    • (a) Name of donor: Group Silverline
    • (a) Address of donor: Boundary Way, Lufton Trading Estate, Yeovil Somerset BA22 8HZ
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    • (a) Donor status: company
    • (a) (Registered 22 June 2010)
     

    14 Mawrth 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Fee of £150. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 2 February 2010)
    • Lectures for Westminster Explained; 4 Grosvenor Place, London. Fee of £450. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 2 February 2010)
     

    24 Ionawr 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

    • Parliamentary Panel Survey; ComRes; 4 Millbank, London. Fee of £150. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 2 February 2010)
    • Payments from ComRes; 4 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA, for Parliamentary Panel Surveys:
    • Fee of £150. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 2 February 2010)
    • Fee of £75. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 17 January 2011)

    10 Ionawr 2011 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • Payments in respect of published book. (£15,001–£20,000):
    • Received from Biteback Publishing, 3 Albert Embankment, London: £1,500 as publication advance for book. Hours: 90 hrs approximately. (Registered 10 January 2011)
    • Received from Mail on Sunday (via Biteback Publishing), Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT: £16,000 for serialisation rights. Hours spent on serialisation checking, 1 hr. (Registered 10 January 2011)

    6 Medi 2010 - View full entry

    4. Sponsorships

     
    • (a) Donations to the constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:
    • (a) Name of donor: Paul Marshall
    • (a) Address of donor: private
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £3,000
    • (a) Donor status: individual
    • (a) (Registered 22 June 2010)
    • (a) Name of donor: Group Silverline
    • (a) Address of donor: Boundary Way, Lufton Trading Estate, Yeovil Somerset BA22 8HZ
    • (a) Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
    • (a) Donor status: company
    • (a) (Registered 22 June 2010)

    3 Chwefror 2010 - View full entry

    2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

     
    • Parliamentary Panel Survey; ComRes; 4 Millbank, London. Fee of £150. Hours: 30 mins. (Registered 2 February 2010)
    • Lectures for Westminster Explained; 4 Grosvenor Place, London. Fee of £450. Hours: 3 hrs. (Registered 2 February 2010)

    1 Tachwedd 2005 - View full entry

    4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

    • PricewaterhouseCoopers provided me with assistance in relation to the Finance Bill 2004, in the form of technical analysis and support in relation to the provisions of the Bill. (Registered 6 April 2004)
     

    28 Ionawr 2005 - View full entry

    4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

    • PricewaterhouseCoopers provide me with assistance in relation to the Finance Bill 2004, in the form of technical analysis and support in relation to the provisions of the Bill. (Registered 6 April 2004)
    • PricewaterhouseCoopers provided me with assistance in relation to the Finance Bill 2004, in the form of technical analysis and support in relation to the provisions of the Bill. (Registered 6 April 2004)

    3 Rhagfyr 2004 - View full entry

    4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

    • Financial donation to my parliamentary office from Mr Paul Marshall to facilitate research for my contribution to a book on party policy. (Registered 11 November 2003)
     

    21 Mai 2004 - View full entry

    4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

     
    • PricewaterhouseCoopers provide me with assistance in relation to the Finance Bill 2004, in the form of technical analysis and support in relation to the provisions of the Bill. (Registered 6 April 2004)

    4 Rhagfyr 2003 - View full entry

    4. Sponsorship or financial or material support

     
    • Financial donation to my parliamentary office from Mr Paul Marshall to facilitate research for my contribution to a book on party policy. (Registered 11 November 2003)

    14 Mai 2002 (first entry we have)

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