House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 8th December 2014

DUGHER, Michael (Barnsley East)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Payment of £90 from the Guardian News & Media Group, PO Box 68164, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1P 2AP, for article. Hours: 2 hrs. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 31 March 2014)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Labour Friends of Israel 

Address of donor: BM LFI, London W1N 3XX

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights costing £550, additional transport costing £60, and accommodation, food and drink with a value of: £640; a total value of £1,250. (Some hospitality was also provided by the Israeli Government, Palestinian Authority and the IDC Herzliya.)

Destination of visit: Israel and the Palestinian territories

Date of visit: 7-9 January 2014

Purpose of visit: Fact-finding visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories.

(Registered 30 January 2014)

Name of donor: (1) Inst of Politics, Univ of Chicago (2) Graham Cole (3) Malcolm George

Address of donor: (1) 5707 S.Woodlawn, Chicago, IL 60637, USA (2) private (3) private

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): (1) Flight, hotel accommodation in Chicago for me and two staff members and some local transport; approx. value £3,100 (2) Return flights for two staff members and internal flights to Washington DC for me and two staff members; estimate value over £1,500 (booked using frequent flyer miles)

(3) Accommodation for me and two staff members in Washington DC; approx. value £500

Destination of visit: Chicago and Washington DC, USA

Date of visit: 24-29 April 2014

Purpose of visit: to speak at the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics and to attend fact finding meetings.

(Registered 29 May 2014) 

Prepared 10th December 2014