Session 2010-11
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The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 25th October 2010

SWINSON, Jo (East Dunbartonshire)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

5 September 2009, received Girlguiding Centenary merchandise: notebook (£2.50), pen (£1), pencil (£0.35), keyring (£2.60), and badge (£1.50), as a thank you for speaking at the Bishopbriggs Girlguiding Centenary celebrations. Address: 50 Brackenbrae Avenue, Bishopbriggs, G64. Hours: 1hr. (Registered 6 September 2009)

12 September 2009, I opened the final day of the Lenzie Flower Festival and was given a Scottish Bible Society cloth bag (£2.95), and bunch of flowers (estimated value £10) from Lenzie Flower Club, c/o 8 Grove Park, Lenzie, G66 5AH. Hours: 1hr. (Registered 24 September 2009)

14 September 2009, spoke at the Baljaffray Parish Church Forum, and was given £20 of book tokens as a thank you. Address: Baljaffray Parish Church, Grampian Way, Bearsden, G61 4RN. Hours: 4hrs. (Registered 24 September 2009)

12 October 2009, received a bottle of wine (estimated value £15) for speaking at the Guardian Debate at the Liberal Democrat Conference on 21 September 2009. Address: The Guardian, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)

16 October 2009, visited Viridor recycling plant and received a box of chocolates (value £16.99), 7 Viridor branded pens, 4 Viridor branded rulers, 2 Viridor branded pencil sharpeners (estimated value £5) and a memento of coloured recycled glass on a wooden base (value difficult to assess). Address: Langmuir Way, Bargeddie, Glasgow G69 7RW. Hours: 2.5 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)

29 October 2009, guest speaker at the Birch View Owners Residents Association AGM. Address: Birch View, Bearsden G61 2BT. Received a box of chocolates (value £10). Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 30 October 2009)

Received, mid October, cheque for £222 for taking part in BBC "Any Questions?" programme in Altrincham on 2 October 2009. Address: BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA. Hours: 10 hrs. (Registered 5 November 2009)

26 February 2010, received a handmade felt brooch and a print (estimated value £15) as a thank you for visiting the Creative Care/Scottish School of 3D Decoupage at the old Milngavie District Court Building, Milngavie G62. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 8 March 2010)

June 2010 received a bottle of wine (estimated value £5) as thanks for participating in a "question time" event for a local school run by Aviva as part of their citizenship programme. Address: Aviva, Cruan House, Westhill Road Bishopbriggs G64. Hours: 2hrs (Registered 7 June 2010)

30 July 2010 received a bunch of flowers (estimated value £10) for attending an evening at the Milngavie Youth Cafe, 26 Mugdock Road, Milngavie G62. Hours: 2hrs (Registered 7 June 2010)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Voluntary Service Overseas

Address of donor: Carlton House, 27A Carlton Drive, London SW15 2BS

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): £1499 (covering international and internal flights, accommodation, transport and subsistence

Destination of visit: Abuja Nigeria

Date of visit: 22 to 29 September 2010

Purpose of visit: to participate in VSO’s Parliamentarian Volunteering Scheme.

(Registered 8 October 2010)