House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 23rd February 2015

WILLETTS, Rt Hon David (Havant)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession, etc.

Author. I have received the following royalty payments from the Authors Licensing and Collecting Society Ltd, Writers’ House, 13 Haydon St, London EC3N 1DB

for a book published in February 2010: No additional hours.

March 2014: £115.38 received. (Registered 14 April 2014)

From 20 October 2014, member of the King’s Policy Institute, King’s College, The Strand, London WC2R 2LS. I provide assistance with research programmes across the college. Expected hours: 7 hrs a week. (£25,001-£30,000) (Registered 4 December 2014)

27 November 2014, received £2,580. Hours: 35 hrs. (Registered 15 December 2014)

24 December 2014, received £2,580. Hours: 35 hrs. (Registered 27 January 2015)

From 24 October 2014, chair of the Higher Education Strategy Board of TES Global, 26 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4HQ. Expected hours: 50 hrs a quarter. (£20,001-£25,000) (Registered 4 December 2014)

28 December 2014, received £11,000. Hours: 60 hrs during October to December 2014. (Registered 27 January 2015)

From 1 November 2014, adviser to the Silvertown Partnership, 33 Cavendish Square, London W1G 0DT. I provide advice on possible occupants of the Silvertown development from the global education and research community. Expected hours: 20 hrs a month. (£55,001-£60,000) (Registered 4 December 2014)

£1,000 received from Eversheds LLP, One Wood Street, London EC2V 7WS, for speech at Evershed’s 9th Annual Pensions Conference in December 2014. Hours: 24 hrs including research and preparation. Payment donated to charity. (Registered 28 January 2015)

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque

Address of donor: Station Lodge, Station Approach, East Horsley, KT24 6QX

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: accommodation and hospitality valued at £1,078

Date of receipt of donation: 17-18 January 2014

Date of acceptance of donation: 17-18 January 2014

Donor status: company, registration 6913437

(Registered 7 February 2014)

6. Overseas visits

Name of donor: Franco-British Colloque

Address of donor: 86 East Lane, West Horsley, Leatherhead, Surrey KT24 6LQ

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): food, accommodation and transport;

total £1,045

Destination of visit: Paris

Date of visit: 15-17 January 2015

Purpose of visit: to attend the Franco-British Colloque’s 2015 Conference.

(Registered 11 February 2015)

8. Land and Property

Flat in West London, from which rental income is received.

9. Registrable shareholdings

(b)  From 11 June 2014, shares in Vantix DX, a company (as yet unquoted) which develops biosensors.  (Updated 27 August 2014)

Prepared 2nd March 2015